A new service that enables the use of Emirates ID cards to pass through automated immigration gates at Dubai International (DXB) is gaining popularity, with more than 234,000 UAE residents using it during its phased roll out.
The Emirates Identity Authority said it had distributed a total of 700,000 electronic card readers to public and private sector organisations since the middle of 2013 until December 2014.
This resulted in savings to the tune of Dh
The Emirates Identity Authority, the population register of the UAE, has reduced the per capita carbon footprint in all its permanent centres across the country to seven tonnes.
This emerged in a study jointly done by the
Microsoft Gulf said the credentials of individuals provided by the Emirates ID card are now reliably embedded within the windows operating system, facilitating easier and quicker access to hundreds of government services in the UAE for both the
The Emirates Identity Authority has exempted elderly, people with special needs, social security beneficiaries and their sponsored members from paying the additional services fees for the identity cards.
With this move, the number
Expatriate employees in the UAE will not need to have labour cards after three months, said an official from the Ministry of Labour.
'The document which was essential for any employee in the country will now be replaced by the Emi
UAE’s Emirates Identity Authority (Emirates ID), an independent federal body, has set October 31 as the final deadline for UAE nationals to enroll their names in the Population Register and ID Card (PRIDC).
A meeting of the board of truste