Dubai Land Department accolades Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for Smart Government

December 13, 2014 3:06 pm

Dubai Land Department (DLD) accolades Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for the Best New Service Category for their E-Auction Service, during the second annual award ceremony of the Hamdan Bin Mohammad Award for Smart Government.

The awards ceremony, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, at the Arena Hall – Dubai World Trade Centre, HH personally honored the initiatives and leaders, individuals and teams winning the categories of Smart Government Award for this year.

HE Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, Director General of DLD said: “The honor of winning one of the prizes of the Hamdan bin Mohammed Award for Smart Government program represents an honor that all departments aspire. DLD scorned all its efforts for the preparation of the nomination, which highlights our commitment to the implementation of all standards and requirements. I congratulate all my colleagues for this great achievement; I would like to thank them all for their ability to translate our ambitions and support, continuing our march towards excellence.”

Majida Ali Rashid, Assistant Director General of DLD said: “I would like to sincerely congratulate the team of DLD, its leadership and employees, for winning Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for the Best New Service Category for their E-Auction Service.This accomplishment has been achieved thanks to the dedicated efforts of all team members and work in the spirit of one and with incomparable enthusiasm and optimism.”

DLD works continuously to improve their performance, they take this award means to motivate employees and to highlight the outstanding initiatives that achieve remarkable results in their operations and services. This comes from the awareness of the top management of DLD on the importance of this award to support the transition to a smart government, and encourage the development of public services in innovative ways, especially since the various categories of the award highlights the work of the teams and individuals from the leaders and providers of public service for their active role in driving positive change.

HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid chose to launch the new category “Best New Public Service”, that aims to stimulate the creativity element in government entities by offering new public services that were not provided previously by the government entity and is not offered by another government entity. The new offered public service tackles the core business of the concerned government entity, adds substantial value to customers, and is offered in innovative ways or using unprecedented methods or techniques. The award is presented to the best new public service that has proved high in performance to meet the needs and expectations of customers, utilises resources efficiently, and contributes to achieving the smart government model.

Rashid concluded: “This success is primarily due to ongoing encouragement of DLD Chairman and our Director General, follow-up, and their role in the consolidation of meanings, values and the spirit of intimacy per family. This was reflected through the clear solidarity among all colleagues. That was an indication of their determination and their determination to win and highlight more achievements, to remain an important part on the map of excellence for the Emirate of Dubai. “