"Al Hudayriat project and other similar developments represent a qualitative addition that reinforces Abu Dhabi's status on the global tourist map," Sheikh Mohamed said, noting the importance of continuing to introduce such projects in convenient locations that are easy to reach for the public, while fulfilling the divergent needs of the society.
For his part, Falah Mohamed Al Ahbabi, the Chairman of Abu Dhabi's Department of Municipalities and Transport, said, "In line with the directives of our wise leadership, we take pride in contributing to introducing this valuable addition to Abu Dhabi's tourist and leisure offerings. We will continue at the Department to provide a sustainable environment for the future."
"Hudayriat Project is reflective of our commitment to ensure a quality lifestyle for all Emiratis, visitors and tourists in Abu Dhabi and to contribute to underpinning the status of the emirate as a haven for quality of life," he added.
For his part, Abdulla Al Sahi, the Chairman of Modon Properties, said "The visit of Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Hudayriat Project re-affirms our wise leadership's determination to continue to develop leisure and tourist destinations in line with the future plans of the emirate of Abu Dhabi that are aimed at enhancing lifestyle and supporting the tourism sector in a way that ensures the emirate will be a preferred destination for visitors from various parts of the world."
Hudayriat Island is located off the south west coast of Abu Dhabi Island and encompasses a lineup of cultural and ecological destinations in addition to residential properties, commercial spaces and leisure facilities.
During the visit, Sheikh Mohamed was accompanied by H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Adviser; H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs; H.H. Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Member of the Executive Council, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Office; Jassim Mohammed Buatabh Al Zaabi, Chairman of the Department of Finance; Falah Mohamed Al Ahbabi; Mohamed Mubarak Al Mazrouei, the Undersecretary of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi, and Abdulla Al Sahi.