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SAI Holds the Commemoration Day Ceremony

H.E Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, President of SAI, Chairman of INTOSAI attended the Commemoration Day Ceremony held in the SAI premises in Abu Dhabi to mark the sacrifices and dedication of Emiratis Martyrs, who have died while serving their country and to uphold security and stability in our region. 

The day begun with raising the UAE flag at half-mast at 8:00 am, then one minute’s silent and supplication at 11:30 followed by raising the UAE flag again while the UAE National anthem was played.

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SAI Celebrates the UAE 47th National Day

SAI celebrated the UAE 47th national day on 28/11/2018 and it was held at SAI premises in   Abu Dhabi. H.E Harib Alamimi, President of the SAI, Chairman of the INTOSAI attended the celebration as an affirmation of belonging and loyalty of the UAE. 

The ceremony included national, heritage and cultural activities. SAI employees participated and expressed their honor and privilege of this precious occasion.   

H.E extended his heartiest congratulatio....

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State Audit Institution participates in the UAE Government’s annual meetings

H.E Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, the President of SAI, Chairman of INTOSAI, headed the meeting of financial audit team in the UAE government’s annual meeting on Tuesday 27th November 2018 in St. Regis Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi. 

The meeting brought together heads of local audit bodies of each of Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah and Al-Fujairah. The meeting addressed audit entities issues at federal and local levels such as how to use artificial intelligence and big....

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SAI participates in INTOSAI Governing Board Meeting

H.E. Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, President of State Audit Institution (SAI), chairman of INTOSAI, heads the 71st INTOSAI Governing Board meeting being held today in Moscow - Russia, during the period from 15 to 16 of the current month.

The meeting’s agenda includes important topics related to the various aspects of the organization’s work. The meeting will discuss the report by chairman of INTOSAI regarding the latest developments in the extern....

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SAI celebrates the Flag Day

SAI celebrates the Flag Day in Abu Dhabi this morning by raising the UAE flag in the presence of H.E Harib Al Amimi, President of the SAI, Chairman of the INTOSAI with the participation of SAI’s employees. 

The celebration of Flag Day comes in response to the initiative lunched by His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to launch a nationwide campaign to celebrate the UAE F....

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State Audit Institution reveals misappropriation of public funds

Financial Audit operations performed by SAI in the beginning of this year at one of auditees revealed financial irregularities in operations of concluding and implementing public procurement contracts. SAI counted the contracts and their allocated amounts and reviewed the documents associated with the contracting and implementation phases, as well as, accomplishment certificates. Therefore, by tracking the phases of financial payments related to these contracts and comparing it with the level of actual achievement, a variance betwee....

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SAI Hosts a Delegation from the United Nation

H.E Harib Alamim, President of SAI, the Chairman of INTOSAI, hosts the delegation of the United Nation Office on Drugs and Crimes on 17th Oct 2018, at his office in Abu Dhabi. The delegation was headed by Dimitri Vlassis, Chief Corruption and Economic Crime Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, the Secretary of the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption. 

The United Nation’s visit comes in or....

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SAI Participates in the General Assembly Meeting of the OLACEFS

SAI participated in the General Assembly’s 28th meeting of the Organization of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions (OLACEFS), which was held in Buenos Aires from 9th October to 12th October 2018. 

The SAI delegation is headed by H.E Harib Alamimi, the President of the SAI and the Chairman of the INTOSAI 

The SAIs participated in this meeting discussed....

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The SAI Hosts the Meeting of the Heads of the Local Audit Authorities

The SAI hosted the coordinating meeting of the Heads of the local government audit authorities at it’s headquarter in Abu Dhabi in term of the continues coordination between them.  

The meeting which was chaired by H.E Harib Alamimi, President of the SAI and Chairman of the INTOSAI, discussed ways of strengthening the role of the audit authorities in the UAE and its importance in maintaining and using public funds properly to enhance the govern....

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SAI host CIPFA’s conference

Abu Dhabi - 24th  September - The SAI hosted the conference of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) which started yesterday at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi, with the participation of financial experts from the public sector in order to shed light on several areas related to government policies that support the economic growth.

The conference aims to present the goals of the Public Financial Management (PFM) and their impact o....

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State Audit Institution Participates in the ASOSAI’s General Assembly Meetings

H.E Dr. Harib Saeed Al-Amimi, President of the SAI, Chairman of INTOSAI, headed the UAE delegation participated in the Asian Associations of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI)’s 14th General Assembly meetings held in Viet Nam on 16-22/September/2018. The SAI participation was as the Chair of INTOSAI and as a member of ASOSAI for over two decades.

The meeting’s Agenda included several topics related to the role of the environmental auditing in supporting the governments and achieving the sustainable development. I....

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State Audit Institution participates in INTOSAI’s financial committee meeting

A delegation from State Audit Institution chaired by H.E. Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, President of the State Audit Institution, Chairman of the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) participated in the annual meeting of policies and financial affairs committee of the (INTOSAI), held in Riyadh.

SAI participate in his capacity as Chairman of INTOSAI, Chairman of the Supervisory Committee on Emerging Issues and a member of Financial and....

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SAI signs MoU with Hungarian counterpart

ABU DHABI, 3rd September, 2018 (WAM) -- The State Audit Institution, SAI, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the Hungarian State Audit Institution, to promote cooperation in preparing of an integrity assessment tools for IT procurement projects, as well as the exchange of knowledge in key areas of financial auditing in the public sector.

The MoU was signed at the headquarters of the SAI in Abu Dhabi by Dr. Harib bin Saeed Al Amimi, President....

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Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed receives ADIA and SAI delegations

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received today at Al Bateen Palace delegations from Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, ADIA, and the State Audit Institution, SAI, who called on him to offer their congratulations on the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan.

The delegations' members wished the UAE more security, safety and stability under the leadership of the President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

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State Audit Institution organizes a workshop on contemporary audit in the technology time

SAI organized a workshop on contemporary audit in the technology time at its premises in Abu Dhabi in the presence of a number of local audit entities in the UAE.

The workshop that aimed at raising awareness on the importance of auditing the information systems in the view of e-transformation of the government entities, highlighted the e-transformation in the UAE in term of temporal map and the UAE classification in the field of communication and information technology.


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« SAI « Channels for reporting the corruption and financial violations

Publish date: Friday 04 MAY 2018


The SAI invited the public to use its various and safe channels provided to report the corruption and other fraud and financial violation to secure the protection of whistleblowers and ensure that data and information are kept confidential. Whistleblowers may contact the SAI through many ways such as: delivering the document directly to the PO of SAI headquarters in Abu Dhabi. 

The SAI also i....

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SAI defeats an attempt to seize 10 million AED

Publish date: Tuesday 20 March 2018

State Audit Institution revealed a defeat of an attempt of seizure and embezzlement of amounts up to 10 million AED. SAI indicated that its anti-corruption department had studied the findings and reviewed the documents of the suspicious financial operations and determine the direct persons responsible for those operations and the private entities were part of it. Investigation has been made withi....

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The SAI Discuss Cooperation with the Ministry of Community Development

Wednesday, 7th March 2018

H.E Harib Alamimi, the President of the SAI, Chairman of the INTOSAI received Her Excellency Hessa bint Essa Buhumaid the Minister of Community and Development at his office in Abu Dhabi.

During the meeting, both of the Ministers discussed the different aspects of cooperation between the Ministry and the SAI on the implementation of the financial audit outcomes included in the SAI annual reports and raise the level of efficiency and effectiveness....

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Harib Al Amimi: 320 Million Dirham was spent illegally in the past two years

Published on: Friday 23rd February 2018

Jumaa Al Nuaimi (Abu Dhabi)


H.E Dr. Harib Bin Saeed Al Amimi, President of SAI, praised the leadership’s support of SAI’s efforts and enabling it to perform its role to protect the public fund and fighting corruption. He assured that the SAI will continue deve....

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State Audit Institution discusses cooperation with the National Audit Office of Finland

Abu Dhabi on 14 February /WAM/: H.E Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, the President of SAI, the Chairman of INTOSAI received today H.E Tytti Yli-Viikari Auditor General of National Audit Office of Finland.

During the meeting, held at the SAI’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi, Al Amimi stated that the process of exchanging ideas and information on various issues related to monitoring government institutions is always a matter of attention for audit institutions, due to its importance in developing procedures to m....

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State Audit Institution organizes a lecture on the institutional loyalty

As part of efforts to strengthen the values of institutional loyalty and job belonging, the SAI invited Dr. Layla Al Blooshi, Human Development Consultant, to deliver a lecture to its staff on the loyalty and institutional belonging at its headquarter in Abu Dhabi within the initiatives to enhance the loyalty and belonging in the presence of H.E. Dr. Harib Al Amimi, President of SAI and the Chairman of INTOSAI.

The lecture aimed at introducing the concept of institutional loyalty and belonging and enhance the feeling of loyal....

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UAE SAI – KSA GAB signs an agreement of cooperation and exchange of experiences

State Audit Institution of United Arab Emirates signed a joint cooperation agreement with General Auditing Bureau of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to develop mechanisms of work, training and exchange of bilateral experiences in financial auditing and monitoring the governmental bodies’ performance in order to preserve the public fund and use it to achieve the national goals and purposes for which they were intended. This agreement signed by H.E Dr. Harib Al Amimi, President of SAI, and H.E Dr. Hussam bi....

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SAI celebrates the Flag Day

WAM/ Abu Dhabi, 2nd Nov 2017, H.E. Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, President of SAI, stressed that Flag Day is a precious national event that reflects the spirt of loyalty and unified home to promote the value of allegiance and commitment to our leaders and strengthen the feeling of belonging to UAE.

H.E. said during the ceremony and in participation of SAI’s employees at the new premise that he was proud of this event which coincides with the accession....

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UAE participates in celebrating the 40th years of issuance “Lima Declaration”

Tuesday, 5th of December 2017


Abu Dhabi on 5th December /wam/: UAE participates in celebrating the 40th years of issuance “Lima Declaration” on the independence of SAIs members in the INTOSAI.

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SAI Concludes its Participation in the Conference on Anti-Corruption in Vienna

The SAI concluded its participation in the agenda of the seventh session of UN Conference held in Vienna.

The agenda of the conference included main sessions to discuss the progress made by the state parties and the conference secretariat in the implementation of the convention.

The heads of the responsible authorities on anti-corruption in the state parties and the regional economic integration organizations signatories of the conv....

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SAI Participates in United Nations Conference on Anti-Corruption

Monday, 6th Nov 2017

The SAI participated in the agenda of the seventh session of the UNCAC which started today in Vienna and continue until 10th Nov 2017.

H.E Dr. Harib Alamimi, the President of the SAI, Chairman of the INTOSAI who heads the delegation of the UAE- emphasized that the SAI participates as the central competent authority in anti-corruption and in charge of running the anti-corruption agreement at national and international level.

He also said that the UNCAC is considered a....

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The SAI President Meets the Ambassador of Egypt

H.E Harib Alamimi, the Chairman of the INTOSAI and H.E Wael Mohammed Jad, the Ambassador of Egypt discussed the aspects of cooperation between UAE and Egypt in anti-corruption.

During the meeting they discussed the opportunities to share knowledge, experiences and expertise in anti-corruption between the SAI and the competent authority in Egypt. The meeting was held in Dr. Alamimi office in Abu Dhabi.
H.E Dr. Harib expresse....

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The SAI Honors Employees for Holding a Professional Certificates

H.E Harib Alamimi, the President of the SAI stressed that the SAI always seeks to develop the methods of implementing field control but the human element is the key element for the success of any institutional performance. He honored some of the auditors for holding the International Financial Crimes and Certified Information Systems Auditor Certificates after passing all the requirements successfully.

The International Financial Crimes Certificate considered as a professional certificate that qualifies the auditor to concentrate on combating financial crimes and its nature su....

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SAI Participates in the Meeting of the General Assembly of the “INTOSAI” in Paraguay

The SAI participated with a delegation headed by H.E Hareb Aamimi, President of the SAI, and Chairman of the INTOSAI in the agenda of the 27th meeting of the General Assembly of the OLACEFS. The meeting was held in Paraguay, Asuncion city.

H.E Hareb Alamimi and his delegation discussed with the Heads of the OLACEFS in the margins of the meeting the issues of the common concerns, the ways to strengthening cooperation and exchanging knowledge in different audit fields in the government sector. 

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The SAI Participate the Eighth-Session of the “Anti-Corruption Convention” Group

The UAE participated in the proceeding of the eighth session of the review group of UNCAC implementation, the session was held at the United Nation Office on Drug and Crime headquarter in Vienna. The UAE participated as a state party in the mentioned convention with an official delegation formed by the SAI as the Central Authority on the follow up of implementing the Convention in UAE.

The meetings held in the session addressed many significant subjects includ....

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SAI Participates in the Work of UN/INTOSAI Joint Seminar

H.E. Dr. Harib Al Amimi, President of the SAI and the Chairman of INTOSAI, chaired the UAE delegation participating in the work of UN/ INTOSAI Seminar 24 which was held in Vienna from 31 of May until the 2nd of June. The heads of supreme audit institutions (SAIs), UN representatives and international representatives of organizations and institutions participated in the Seminar. The Seminar discussed the issue of "digitization and open data, the methods of extraction, importance, its effect to the auditing in the audit institution an....

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SAI Organized a Blood Donation Campaign

Under the Initiative of "Year of Giving" of 2017, announced by H.H the President of the UAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Alnahyan. The SAI organized a blood donation campaign in its new headquarter in Zayed city- Abu Dhabi on Tuesday 22nd Aug 2017 in cooperation with the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi and Blood Bank in Sheikh Khalifa Medical City. The campaign started at 9:00 am until 2:00 pm and it witnessed a huge turnout of the SAI employees. Guidebooks and brochures that contains valuable information about the blood donation an....

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SAI attends a ceremony in Cairo

H.E Dr. Harib Al Amimi, president of the State Audit Institution and the chairman of INTOSAI, chaired the SAI's delegation participated in the ceremony held by Accountability State Authority (ASA), in Egypt, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the organization's establishment. H.E Dr. Harib Al Amimi conveyed his sincere congratulations to the government and people of Egypt in observance of the Diamond Jubilee of Central Auditing Organization. "This important event shades light on the significant role and contribution of AS....

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SAI Participates in the work of the 8th Session of Anti-Corruption Group in the UNCAC

UAE has participated in the work of the 8th session of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Prevention of Corruption in the framework of the UNCAC which was held at the headquarter of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in Vienna.

UAE has participated as a party of the mentioned convention through an official delegation formed by Decree from H.E. Dr. Harib Al Amimi, president of SAI and chairman of INTOSAI in his capacity as the chairman of the central authority to follow up the implementation o....

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Awareness Programs for the University Students SAI Introduces the Financial Audit

The SAI has held an awareness programs for the academic institutions in the UAE in coordination with both UAE University (UAEU) and Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT). The program targeted the Management and Economy students and Law students. This is in the context of the awareness plan of corruption launched by the SAI entitled as, “The SAI Mandates in the Public Funds Audit and Anti-Corruption” 

The program included a presentation which introduced the SAI and its audit mandates, reviewed its role in anti-c....

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President of the SAI Honors a Number of Employees for Obtaining CIPFA Professional Certificate

​Abu Dhabi: "Al Khalij"

H.E Dr. Harib Al Amimi, President of the State Audit Institution, honors a number of Auditors for obtaining CIPFA professional certificate after passing all the certificate requirements successfully under the supervision and management of CIPFA Institution during (Aug – Nov).

This honoring is part of SAI's continuous hard working journey toward achieving excellence and leadership in the field of audit and to provide a supportive working envir....

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SAI Meets a Delegation from the International Accounting and Finance Conference

​Monday 1st May 2017

Abu Dhabi

H.E Dr Harib Alamimi, President of the SAI, Chairman of the INTOSAI met the representative delegation of the General Secretariat of the International Accounting and Finance Conference 2018 at SAI's new headquarter in Abu Dhabi. Rob Thomason, The General Secretariat of the Conference and his assistant Alwen Konoli provided a detailed explanation about the Conference to his H.E Harib Alamimi.

This v....

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State Audit Institution detects 18 loss to state cases during 2016

Publication date: Sunday, 09 April 2017

Juma Al Naimi (Abu Dhabi)

The State Audit Institution detected 18 cases of administrative corruption estimated to millions of dirhams during 2016 while the detected cases in 2015 were 17 cases. The violations included embezzlement, misappropriation of the public fund, facilitate the acquisition of public fund, intentional loss to state and utilization of the country’s undertakings.

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The SAI moves to its new Headquarter in Zayed City

The SAI announced its official move to the new headquarter building in Zayed City near to Zayed University starting from 2ndApril 2017.

H.E Hareb Almimi, President of the SAI and the Chairman of the INTOSAI, stated that allocating an independent building for the SAI emphasized the concern of the leadership which reflects its  Weiter Lesen

SAI Launches Awareness Programs Plan for the University Students

As the Supreme Audit Institution and Anti-Corruption in the UAE, SAI held a meeting with a number of national universities as the United Arab Emirates University, Zayed University, University of Sharjah and Higher Colleges of Technology to coordinate and cooperate to launch an awareness programs for the university students about the SAI role in the field of anti-corruption and protecting public funds.

H.E Hareb Alamimi, the President of the SAI, emphasized tha....

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