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Ministry of Infrastructure Development

United Arab Emirates


The Ministry of Public Works was established on 1972 after receiving tasks that were previously conducted by the Bureau of Development. The ministry was commissioned to execute corporate building projects for all ministries, as well as road and ports works. Some of its duties include: building, maintaining and improving federal highways; constructing federal public facilities and buildings; supervise expenditure for constructions from the general budget; prepare the studies and specifications of town planning and housing projects; announce the tenders and select the contractors; execute federal building projects, including kindergartens, schools, dispensaries, mosques, markets, social centers, government departments and other public buildings. Vision: to pioneer leading infrastructure projects for the country. Mission: to achieve sustainable development in planning, establishing and maintaining infrastructure projects and organizing the national-housing sector through outstanding organizational performance according the world's highest