04 January, 2006

Shaikh Maktoum dies

His Highness Shaikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has died.

He was 62 years old.

http://gulfnews.com/nation/Government/10009403.html

8 comments:

aPPlewEEd said...

7 days off, from Wednesday 4th January 2006.

40 days of official mourning.

http://www.gulfnews.com/nation/Government/10009403.html
http://en.wikinews.org/wiki/Death_of_Sheikh_Maktoum_bin_Rashid_Al_Maktoum

(((dXb))) said...

Out of respect, our company has declared no work today and tomorrow. On Sunday we will return to work unless we are notified that the holidays continue.

~BreathtakinG~ said...

May God bless his soul

BuJ said...

إنا لله و إنا إليه راجعون

MD said...

may his soul rest in peace, insha'Allah

إنا لله و إنا إليه راجعون

humblemuslimah said...

Inni lilihi wa inni illahi rajeune
verily we are from Allah and the best return is to Allah.

TwinTopaz said...

إنا لله و إنا إليه راجعون

Husain said...

May his soul rest in peace. Aamin.

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