Al Otaiba honored for his contribution to the economic system and cultural heritage of the UAE capital
Abu Dhabi’s Delma Avenue has been renamed Saeed bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Avenue to honor the eminent Emirati cultural and enterprise persona.
The Abu Dhabi Media Workplace stated Al Otaiba was honored for his immense contribution to the economic system and cultural heritage of the UAE capital.
The street was named following the directions of the President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Sheikh Theyyab bin Mohamed, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Court docket and a member of the Government Council, inaugurated Saeed bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Avenue in Abu Dhabi following the identify change course of.
Al Otaiba’s relations and senior officers attended the opening ceremony of the street.
Al Otaiba, born in 1916 within the Al Dhar neighborhood of Abu Dhabi, started his profession as a pearl service provider and later traded commodities within the Arab area.
The emirate additionally served in quite a few authorities entities after the UAE’s formation in 1971, together with as President of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Trade and Commerce and as President of the UAE Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Trade, and have become a revered poet.