The Dubai Council has approved a comprehensive restructuring of the Land Department in a bid to improve real estate and has launched a set of new development projects to transform the emirate’s countryside into a tourism destination.
The decision were taken during a meeting of the Dubai Council chaired by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai in the presence of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai and First Deputy Chairman of the Dubai Council; and Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, and Second Deputy Chairman of the Dubai Council.
The Dubai Council approved the comprehensive restructuring of the Land Department in order to enhance Dubai’s leadership and competitiveness in the real estate sector and raising operational efficiency by no less than 20 percent, the state-run news agency, Wam, reported.
Sheikh Mohammed said: “We seek to transform Dubai into the world’s best city in the world to live, work and invest. The constant development of government services is vital to achieve this goal and ensure Dubai maintains high levels of global competitiveness.
“We are committed to further enhance government operations in Dubai, so that we can provide the best possible environment for the economy to flourish and ensure the greatest quality of life for citizens and residents.”
Source: Arabian Business