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Ladies Committee honour distinguished women staff 

​​Dubai Customs ladies committee held an honouring ceremony for Mariam Salim al Qubaisi and Siddiqa Yaqoub Ibrahim, the female winning employees at the 18th cycle of Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP). During a speech delivered by Fatma Al Zaabi – Public Relations Coordinator at the Ladies Committee – the Ladies Committee expressed the Committee’s pride in the winning employees, and highlighted the effect they created upon other fellow employees to pursue the same steps in the journey of innovation, creativity and excellence.

Al Qubaisi and Yacoub conveyed their gratitude for the committee for organizing this event. Mariam was quoted, “ I got my inspiration from the quote of H.H Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum ( My people and I love number one)”. Then Siddiqa Yacoub said , “ this achievement is considered as an added milestone to my achievements record, being the first female employee to be Awarded for the distinguished field employee category”, she also added, “I feel with great pride to be a Dubai Customs employee to achieve this precedent”.
The head of the Ladies Committee, Maryam Al Shamsi said “ Maryam and Siddiqa are always coupled with excellence, and now they have added a distinguished Customs taste of gracefulness, which also adds up to their journey of innovation and persistence.” And she concluded that “all female employees should look up to this outstanding state of excellence”.
At the end of the ceremony, all the participants took a group picture commemorating this moment of shared joy and feel of pride for excellence.