The IT Division at the Department of Economic Development (DED) has launched nine new services on its website.
In the first part of DED's commitment is to implement e-Government policies to boost efficiency of operation and productivity. 'DED's mission is to expand the scope of businesses in Dubai. This initiative will contribute to fulfilling Dubai's aspirations of becoming an e-Driven economy. After, the launch of the new e-services www.dubaided.gov.ae/eservices, the number of on-line visitors clocked 6169 from the UAE; 272 from Saudi Arabia and 216 from the USA. Dubai is becoming an international hub in the Middle East and the application of eServices is creating a direct and interactive link to business community. The new eServices will benefit potential investors seeking information to set up businesses in Dubai, owners of small and medium sized enterprises and public relations officers. Soon, more online services would be available on the website in the next few months offering primarily GROs (Government Relationship Officers) and company owners the opportunity to handle transactions online.