UAE president orders reshuffle of central bank board of directors - WAM

The reshuffle follows the appointment of Abdulhamid Saeed as governor in April

  
General view of Central Bank of The U.A.E. on January 3, 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

General view of Central Bank of The U.A.E. on January 3, 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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DUBAI  - The United Arab Emirates president ordered the reshuffle of the central bank's board of directors, state news agency WAM said on Thursday.

The reshuffle follows the appointment of Abdulhamid Saeed as governor in April. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed al-Nahayan, a member of Abu Dhabi's ruling family and deputy prime minister, was appointed chairman of the board.

(Reporting by Omar Fahmy; Writing by Yousef Saba; Editing by Alison Williams) ((Yousef.Saba@thomsonreuters.com; +971562166204))

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