- This brings the complete quantity of services available via the app to 170.
- H.E. Matar Al Hemeiri: The ‘Emirati’ platform goals to complement residents’ lives, in line with our management’s imaginative and prescient.
Dubai, UAE – Digital Dubai has introduced the launch of phase two of the ‘Emirati’ initiative on the DubaiNow application, including 16 new services for residents and bringing the complete quantity of available services to 170.
The improve follows the notable demand from residents to make use of the platform and the success of the initiative’s first phase, launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of The Government Council of Dubai, First Vice President of the Dubai Council, and Chairman of the Greater Committee for Improvement and Residents Affairs, with the ‘Emirati’ platform being an initiative of the Greater Committee.
The platform noticed 20,000 residents register and actively use its options in only one month since its launch in late February 2023. With this initiative, Digital Dubai goals to supply a unified and complete platform on the DubaiNow app to satisfy residents’ wants for metropolis services, and provide them a seamless, protected, and efficient expertise that enriches their way of life. To entry the platform, residents solely must log in to the DubaiNow app utilizing their UAE PASS digital ID, and the ‘Emirati’ initiative interface will seem onscreen.
His Excellency Matar Al Hemeiri, CEO, Sensible Dubai Authorities Institution – an affiliate of Digital Dubai – stated: “Launching the second phase of the ‘Emirati’ initiative one month after the notable success of the first phase Embodies the vision of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, to consider citizens as the first, second, and third priority in all government plans, and in line with the directives of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, First Vice President of the Dubai Council, and Chairman of the Higher Committee for Development and Citizens Affairs. We are working with our strategic partners to accelerate citywide digital transformation, introducing advanced platforms that ensure a comfortable lifestyle and offer citizens seamless and effective digital experiences in all areas of their lives.”
“Our end-goal is for the ‘Emirati’ initiative is to include all government services that citizens need before the end of this year, as directed by our wise leadership,” H.E. Al Hemeiri added. “We strive to establish the DubaiNow application as a comprehensive platform where users can easily and seamlessly access most Dubai Government services, allowing them to save time and effort while meeting their every need and aspiration.”
The second phase of the initiative noticed 16 new digital services added to DubaiNow, which included services from the Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Institution, specifically, requesting grants for addition, upkeep, and upkeep for the Institution’s housing (assure interval), along with canceling an application beneath research, canceling a request for approval, and requesting legal responsibility certificates of indebtedness.
Services from Dubai Municipality have been additionally added, together with requesting public well being pest management, requesting agricultural pest management, registering and viewing a ‘Bunyan’ card, and searching approved contractors, along with viewing inflation allowances for electrical energy and water from the Dubai Electrical energy and Water Authority (DEWA).
Additionally on the checklist are services for the Group Improvement Authority for ‘Thukher’ Social Membership, specifically, the dietary plan, the train plan, guide downloads, and occasions.
In its first phase, the initiative allowed residents to profit from digital services overlaying a number of sectors, together with housing and building grants, that are in line with the ‘Housing’ observe, in addition to social advantages services, Metropolis occasions, the ‘Esaad’ card, electrical energy and water subsidies, and others. The services might be instantly accessed on the DubaiNow app utilizing UAE PASS, the place customers are robotically directed to the ‘Emirati’ platform.