The Al Shirawi Group recently received an award from the Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) for its commendable efforts at achieving compliance, and its continued support in achieving DCD’s mission and goals. The Dubai Civil Defence, established in 1976, is a vital part of Dubai society and plays a crucial role in protecting citizens, defending public and private properties, rescuing victims, securing transportation and protecting national wealth during emergencies.
Representing Major General Rashid Thani Rashid Al Matroushi, Director of Dubai Civil Defence, was Colonel Salim Khalifa Al Muqarrab, Assistant General Manager for Safety & Protection, who handed out the award, to Mr.Yasin Jumah, Director of Commercial Services Department at the Al Shirawi Group.
The Al Shirawi Group of Companies is one of the largest manufacturing, engineering, trading, marketing, distribution, contracting and service industries conglomerates in the Arabian Gulf. With headquarters in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, it now has more diverse operations in industrial and business fields than almost any other similar group in the region. It has diversified into 29 major companies with over 6500 employees, some of which rank among the largest in the Middle East.