UAE Ministry of Economy gains ISO accreditation

The new accreditations makes the ministry the first in the UAE to receive the integrated certification against all three management system standards in quality management, environment management, and occupational health and safety.

Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, the UAE Minister of Economy, received the three quality certifications that include the ISO 9001 certification related to quality management systems, the ISO 14001 environment management certification, and the OHSAS 18001 ISO certification for the management of occupational health and safety.

The certificates were awarded at a special ceremony that was attended by Andrea Rachlin, the Swiss Ambassador to the UAE; Engineer Mohammed Ahmed bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehhi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy, and Humaid bin Butti Al Muhairi, assistant undersecretary for Commercial Affairs.

The accreditations endorse the Ministry of Economy?s conformance to the highest quality standards in its efforts towards developing a competitive, global and diversified economy. The ISO accreditations also reiterate the MoE?s ongoing efforts to align itself with the Federal Government Vision 2021.

In addition, the achievement validates one of the MoE?s strategic goals for 2014-2016 of providing administrative services that conform to standards of quality, efficiency and transparency.

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