Celebrate diversity, says Dubai First

02/12/2009 - Dubai Lifestyle News
Celebrate diversity, says Dubai First

Posted by Neil King

Those with a Dubai property investment may have attended a celebration in aid of UAE National Day, if employed by Dubai First.

Dubai First hosted the occasion for its staff to highlight the significance of cultural understanding for employees who are native to the region or otherwise.

Ibrahim Al Ansari, chief executive officer of the company, said: "We are delighted to come together as a company and celebrate the achievements and progress made by the UAE in its recent history."

He added that the event facilitated the ideal opportunity to both celebrate the traditional values in the region and embrace diversity, while the UAE's 38th anniversary providing the main focus for the event.

Dubai First was established in 2007 by Dubai Holding and is the finance company of the Dubai Group. Its vision is to become the region's leading finance company - and its market leader by 2012.

At the end of last year the company's total assets were more than AED 1 billion, which translated as an AED 10 million net company profit.