- Dubai Municipality to introduce Apple Pay for smart transactions in parks, enhancing visitor convenience.
- New system for smart ticketing and gate access to be launched, accepting multiple payment methods.
- Revamped digital system for construction-related services set to debut, offering end-to-end digital solutions.
- 19% YoY increase in smart transactions, showcasing accelerated digitization of public services.
- Dubai Municipality’s vision focuses on next-gen technologies like AI and IoT for future-ready urban governance.
Apple Pay: Dubai Parks
Notably, visitors to Dubai parks will soon have the option to use smart payment methods such as Apple Pay. In a bid to augment the efficiency and convenience of its services, Dubai Municipality has revealed plans to introduce a range of digital initiatives.
🌳 Smart Ticketing and Gate Access for Parks
Dubai Municipality is gearing up to launch an innovative system for smart ticketing and gate access within its parks. The system will incorporate self-service ticket-purchasing kiosks, allowing multiple payment methods including Apple Pay and mobile transactions.
🏗️ Revolutionizing Construction Services
In the coming month, Dubai Municipality is set to unveil the first phase of a new digital system for construction-related services. This unified platform will offer a seamless digital experience for clients, covering all aspects of the construction lifecycle, from land acquisition to demolition.
📈 Record Growth in Smart Transactions
The announcement comes on the heels of a 19% year-on-year increase in smart transactions during the first half of 2023. This surge underscores the accelerated digitization of public services, showcasing Dubai Municipality’s commitment to embracing advanced technologies.
👨💼 Visionary Approach by Dubai Municipality
Dawood Al Hajri, the Director General of Dubai Municipality, emphasized that this digital transformation aligns with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The aim is to make Dubai the world’s best city to live, work, and visit.
📲 Versatile One-Stop App
At the heart of Dubai Municipality’s digital transformation is its one-stop app, offering advanced features like voice-enabled search and various electronic payment solutions. This app streamlines service requests, document authentication, real-time order tracking, and exploration of municipal services.
🏢 Efficiency in Building Licenses
In its commitment to enhance construction-related services, Dubai Municipality has integrated automated self-auditing services. This ensures efficient compliance with Dubai Building Codes, making the process smoother and less time-consuming.
🌍 Global Recognition for Dubai
Dubai’s strides in digital transformation have positioned the city as a global model for an intelligent, inclusive, and high-quality urban experience. Dubai Municipality continues to set new benchmarks in digitally-enabled, people-centered city services.
Stay tuned for more updates on Dubai’s digital transformation journey!