Dubai Maritime Authority
Dubai Maritime City Authority discusses cooperation with the “Enterprise Singapore”
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
His Excellency Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum, Executive Director of Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), received a delegation from the “Enterprise Singapore" which is a government organization under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore, headed by Sugumaran Devaraja, Regional Director for the Middle East and North Africa, in the context of discussing ways to develop prospects for cooperation between the maritime sector's pioneers on both sides. The meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the Dubai Maritime City Authority in Dubai, sought to map out the opportunities to enhance effective cooperation and exchange of experiences between the authority and the entity, especially in the field of smart maritime technology, innovations and related technical solutions, as well as exploring ways to develop the maritime sector in Dubai.The Executive Director of the Dubai Maritime City Authority stressed the authority's keenness to strengthen strategic partnership and cooperation with various stakeholders with the aim of promoting innovation in marine entertainment sectors, and launching projects and initiatives that contribute to achieving the goals of both parties, emphasized that Dubai occupies an advanced position in terms of flexibility and readiness because of its advantages. Adding that DMCA is dedicated to regulating, promoting and enhancing maritime activity to reaffirming Dubai's position as a first-class competitive marine hub.For his part, Sujumaran Devaraja expressed his admiration for the authority's efforts to consolidate the emirate's maritime and competitive position, in order to advance the development of the maritime sector, which contributes to promoting economic growth, achieving sustainable development goals, and consolidating Dubai's advanced position among the world's top maritime centers.