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Thu 16-06-2016 17:26 PM

Smart Dubai Office presents Dubai Customs with Smart Solutions

DUBAI, 16th June, 2016 (WAM) -- The Smart Dubai Office, SDO, has presented Dubai Customs with Smart Solutions to help improve its operations. This came during a meeting between Dr. Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Director-General of Smart Dubai Office, and Ahmed Mahbooh Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, at the Dubai Customs Office in Dubai.

Dr. Aisha, who was accompanied by a delegation from the SDO, presented the general plans of Smart Dubai Office, its goals and techniques to assist, forge and enhance important collaborations with various stakeholders both inside and outside the UAE, in order to accomplish key results in the efforts to implement a smart transformation.

According to the SDO, Dubai Customs is considered to be one of the founding and strategic partners in the process of transforming the emirate into a leading smart city. During the meeting, Dubai Customs' officials were presented with the SDO's roadmap towards advancement, which covers a list of intensive programmes, initiatives and fast response activities designed to support the efforts to accomplish the vision of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to change the emirate into the most intelligent city in the world by 2017.

Dr. Aisha explained that the meeting intended to demonstrate the SDO's roadmap and methods to its partners, while also sharing existing developments, updates and accomplishments of the SDO. She lauded Dubai Customs for the considerable role it plays in the pursuit of enabling Dubai to become a leading smart city of the future.

The Smart Dubai initiative is anchored in the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to make Dubai the happiest city on earth.