The third joint mass wedding of the employees of three government departments in Dubai will be held on Monday 5th March at 7.00 pm in Zabeel Park under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and Chairman of Dubai Municipality. This was announced by Khalid Badri, Director of Corporate Marketing and Relations Department.
Khalid said the event, “Dubai Wedding,” would receive 58 employees from Dubai Municipality, Dubai Health Authority and Department of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities (DIACA), in the presence of a number of dignitaries and officials of government departments in the Emirate of Dubai. The 58 employees include husband and wife in the same workplace as well as spouses of employees who work in the three departments.
“There will be a colourful ceremony to mark the occasion, which includes performance of songs by a traditional troupe, folklore dances, military band as well as laser shows and fireworks. A large number of guests including dignitaries and relatives of bridegrooms will be attending the wedding,” he said.
The organization of the third joint mass wedding is in line with the approach established by the late President Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan and in implementation of the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum on the rationalization of wedding expenses, and to avoid extravagance and waste that burdens the grooms in the early stages of their life.