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 Sharjah Department of eGovernment Celebrates Their Love for Their Homeland 
Government | Sunday 3 December, 2017 1:04 am
On Wednesday, 29 November, the staff at the Sharjah Department of eGovernment (DeG) got together at their headquarters in Sharjah to mark the 46th year of the UAE’s Union. Grand celebrations featuring cultural and recreational activities provided DeG’s employees ...
New app to rate government services
Government | Saturday 2 December, 2017 1:01 am
A new smartphone application for citizens to provide feedback on government services will be launched in early 2018. Hussam Al-Madani, acting director general of the National Center for the Measurement of the Performance of Public Agencies (CMPPA), revealed the launch of the app to Makkah...
Dubai Customs wins at UAE Ideas 2017
Government | Wednesday 29 November, 2017 2:58 pm
Dubai Customs won the Innovation Shield at the 6th UAE Ideas Conference & Award 2017 which was held on 19th November 2017 at Grand Hyat Hotel in Dubai under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of the Dubai Airports,...
PCFC celebrates UAE’s 46th National Day
Government | Wednesday 29 November, 2017 9:00 am
The Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC), with its subsidiaries DP World, Dubai Customs, Trakhees, Dubai Trade and JAFZA, celebrated today (Tuesday 28th November 2017) the  UAE 46th National Day at Port Rashid under the theme “Dar Zayed, A Legacy of Giving &...
Etihad Museum to host ‘Protectors of the Nation: Sacrifice and Giving’ Exhibition
Government | Tuesday 28 November, 2017 2:52 am
Under the management of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture arts and heritage, the Etihad Museum has announced that it will host ‘Protectors of the Nation: Sacrifice and Giving’ exhibition, which will run for six...
Dubai Customs signs agreement to provide IT expertise to Dubai Municipality
Government | Monday 27 November, 2017 3:08 pm
In fulfilment of Smart Dubai initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and to enhance ties amongst government departments of Dubai, Dubai Customs signed a cooperation agreement with Dubai Municipality which will...
Crown Prince leading Time’s Person of The Year poll
Government | Sunday 26 November, 2017 5:06 am
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, is leading the TIME magazine’s poll for the prestigious ‘Person of the Year 2017’ award. With 22 percent votes so far, Crown Prince Muhammad looks set to beat US President Donald Trump, Russian...
Federal Tax Authority Opens Registration for Tax  Agents and Tax Accounting Software Vendors
Government | Sunday 26 November, 2017 4:34 am
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has officially opened registration for individuals interested in working as Tax Agents and for Tax Accounting Software Vendors, in addition to providing the necessary technical support to help these vendors as they assist UAE-based businesses comply with tax...
140kph speed limit on highways under consideration
Government | Thursday 23 November, 2017 12:12 am
The Ministry of Interior is formulating new traffic rules and regulations and working to develop the existing traffic plan relying on new technology to be in line with the latest developments. This was announced at a press conference attended by five leading officials of the Ministry of...
King Salman, Putin discuss regional developments
Government | Wednesday 22 November, 2017 4:30 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman received a telephone call from Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. They reviewed bilateral relations and the latest developments in the region. They also discussed joint efforts to combat extremism and terrorism and achieve...