Today, Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid reshuffled the cabinet and announced new ministries.
The ruler of Dubai tweeted that the new structural change was followed by the Government’s recent annual meeting and launch of the UAE Centennial plan 2071.
The new government appointment the 27-year-old Omar Bin Sultan Al Olama as State Minister for Artificial Intelligence.
“We want the UAE to become the world’s most prepared country for artificial intelligence,” Sheikh Mohammed's tweet read.
According to a series of tweets written in Arabic by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, other new positions created in the reshuffle include a Minister for Advanced Sciences and a Minister for Food Security.
This briefing comes just days after the UAE announced their UAE 2031 AI strategy, which aims to make the government more efficient and streamlined by relying on AI technologies.
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