Ras al-Khaimah Ruler launches reading initiative

RAS AL-KHAIMAH, — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras al-Khaimah, launched today a reading initiative, sponsored by the General Headquarters of Ra’s al-Khaimah Police.

The initiative, dubbed “Let’s join the police in reading about our country”, aims to spread the culture of reading and acquiring knowledge across the entire community, in sync with President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s initiative to mark 2016 as the Year of Reading.

Such initiatives would help instil knowledge and enable the community to learn about different cultures of the world, H.H. Sheikh Saud said.

The launch was attended by Major General Ali bin Alwan al Nuaimi, Commander General of Ras al-KhaimahPolice, senior officials, and members of the Iqra reading initiative.

Source: Emirates News Agency