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The Central Bank approves 5,000 jobs for citizens in the banking sector
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His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates, chaired the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank

His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates, chaired the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank, which was held today at Qasr Al Watan in Abu Dhabi.

The meeting was attended by Vice-Presidents H.E. Abdul Rahman Saleh Al Saleh, H.E. Jassim Muhammad Al Zaabi, H.E. Khalid Muhammad Balamy, Governor of the Central Bank, and Their Excellencies Board Members Younis Haji Al-Khoury, Sami Daen Al-Qamzi, and Dr. Ali Mohammed Al-Rumaithi.

The Board of Directors of the Central Bank approved the Emiratisation program for leading and key jobs in the banking and insurance sector in the country, by activating the Central Bank’s initiatives related to Emiratisation by approving 5,000 new jobs by the end of 2026, in coordination with the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies and the Board of Directors of the Emirates Competitiveness Council, and assigning and following up the Institute in achieving these objectives.

During the meeting, a report on the follow-up to the implementation of the decisions and directives issued by the Council in its previous meetings, and the decisions taken by passing, were reviewed.