Audi Volkswagen Middle East has extended its appreciation for all the efforts exerted by the UAE, with the support and cooperation of all members of the society to combat Corona epidemic and prevent the spread of Covid-19, praising the huge work undertaken by the concerned authorities in this regard. They also stressed that they were pleased to participate in these efforts by providing several cars of their production to the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services, in order to be used to transport critical equipment, medical supplies, and meals to team workers and their families living in the UAE.
Jan Bures, Managing Director of Audi Volkswagen Middle East, said: “It is crucial during times of real adversity, that we come together to face challenges collectively and that is exactly what the launch of ‘Day For Dubai’ has allowed us to do. We feel extremely proud to be providing a fleet of cars to the DCAS, assisting them with delivering food and medical supplies without having to use their own ambulances, ensuring these are reserved for crucial, frontline jobs only. We have witnessed such great initiatives taking place all over the country, and what is clear is that by coming together, we will get through these challenging times.
For his part, The Executive Director of the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services, Khalifa Al-Drai expressed his great happiness and deep gratitude to all officials of the German Cars Group in the Middle East, expressing his confidence in overcoming this plague soon, God willing, pointing out that this step provides great support for the huge efforts made by the government which comes in light of the instructions issued by the World Health Organization to confront the novel coronavirus and limit its chances of spreading, indicating at the same time that this support comes as a compassionate human gesture and as an expression of the strong friendship between UAE and the Federal Republic of Germany, when a large national entity such as Audi Volkswagen Middle East sets a great example of solidarity with the efforts exerted to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all members of society. ”
He added, “The good nature of the people of Emirates and its residents is clearly evident in these exceptional times, it’s vital that everyone follows official direction from our authorities who selflessly strive to provide the highest levels of security, health and safety for us all.”