DoF unveils ‘Open Data Portal’
The Government of Dubai’s Department of Finance reveals a digital portal aimed at educating individual and corporate customers on governmental fees and fines.
The Government of Dubai’s Department of Finance (DoF) has revealed at GITEX Technology Week, a digital portal aimed at educating individual and corporate customers on governmental fees and fines.
The Open Data Portal for governmental fees and fines will also prevent fees duplication, according to DoF. The innovative dashboard will show all services provided by the Dubai’s governmental entities, along with their fees and related penalties.
“Building a unified governmental fees and fines database will allow government entities to know each other’s fees and fines,” says Jamal Hamed al-Marri, Executive Director for Central Accounts, DoF. “Knowledge sharing will not only spur the entities to propose new ideas to develop the government revenues, but will also contribute greatly in ensuring there is no duplication of fees and fines across the entities and therefore increase the results efficiency to close to 100 per cent.”
Sunil Paul, co-founder and COO of Finesse says: “We are happy to have been associated with DoF to implement this prestigious project connecting individuals and corporate to providing deeper insights and maintain transparency among all the stakeholders. We are happy that Finesse has been able to offer the department the first of its kind QAP implementation is in this region.”