No increase in Dubai school fees this 12 months: Sheikh Hamdan (NEWS)
Dubai, UAE: There might be no school fees increase in any personal school in Dubai, because of a landmark determination taken by means of the leaders of the UAE, in efforts to alleviate folks of economic burdens.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, made the announcement on Twitter on Wednesday night.
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“During the meeting of the Executive Council, we decided not to increase school fees for all private schools in Dubai for the 2018-2019 academic year, with the aim of relieving the financial burdens on parents and to put this decision into effect immediately,” Sheikh Hamdan tweeted.
قررنا خلال اجتماع المجلس التنفيذي عدم زيادة الرسوم المدرسية لجميع المدارس الخاصة في دبي للعام الدراسي 2018-2019، وذلك بهدف تخفيف الأعباء المالية على أولياء الأمور ووجهنا بوضع هذا القرار حيز التنفيذ فورياً
— Hamdan bin Mohammed (@HamdanMohammed) June 6, 2018
Expensive tuition fees has been a big an ongoing worry for lots of folks throughout Dubai. Most personal faculties in Dubai have a top tuition, a couple of crossing Dh100,000 for every kid in keeping with grade.
Khaleej Times spoke to a couple of folks on this transfer and they’re extremely joyful by means of the scoop.
Archana Desai, a mom of 2 youngsters, and she or he will pay dh23,000 overall, with the exception of books, transportation and extra-circular actions.
“If the fees will not increase that is great news for parents because they cannot afford fees if it keeps increasing for each child, especially if they have more than one child. This will really benefit parents and it’s a great step the government has taken,” she stated.
Another, Pranesh Nair, has two youngsters in grade four and KG 1 and he will pay greater than 30,000 overall for school fees.
“It’s a very good move. The rulers of Dubai are always thinking about the future and they are giving importance to the parents. To not increase the price, is directly helping the parents. Normally, they increase it every year, but, this will help us financially. Already we feel that it’s too much, so, this will definitely help. The leaders are really thinking in a positive way,” Nair stated.
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A father or mother of 3 youngsters in an American school, Natasha Roberts, will pay greater than dhs80,000 annually for kids’s school fees.
“We will not have to worry about paying more next year. It’s a huge relief. I feel like this move could have come sooner and I hope it stays like this,” she stated.
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