500 UAE officials gather today to discuss UAE next 10 years goals, Arabian Business says.
Among the main goals:
The ‘We The UAE 2031’ vision aims to double the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) from AED1.49 trillion to AED 3 trillion.
The UAE also outlined its aim to double the number of tourists to 40 million over the next decade, contributing AED 450 billion to GDP.
In addition, the National Tourism Strategy, which was announced this month is set in place to attract AED100 billion in tourism investment.
The ‘We The UAE 2031’ vision also aims to boost industrial sector to AED 300 billion, and will include an advanced industry sector worth AED 70 billion.
Additionally, the Emirates aims to generate AED 800 billion in non-oil exports over the next 10 years, ranking it as one of the top 10 countries in the world in the scientific innovation index, and also in attracting international talent.
The UAE also aims to be one among the top 10 nations in hydrogen energy production, by reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 18 percent.