GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19th January 2019:   Dubai Land Department (DLD) announces that its smart platform, Dubai REST, is nominated for the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) awards 2019, where voting will continue till 10 February. 

The eighth WSIS will be held from 8 – 12 April 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland where 300 Arab and international delegations, including heads of state and high-level representatives, are expected to participate. WSIS is an annual, prestigious, international award that is organised for countries around the world to compete across 18 categories with more than 1,000 projects worldwide being submitted for a chance to be nominated.

HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, said: “We are always seeking to strengthen DLD's position to deliver the highest level of global service, register global excellence in the field of real estate registration, and employ technology to serve the local and global markets. We have already succeeded in increasing investor confidence in Dubai's real estate market, improving upon the level of transparency, and allowing ease of ownership and management due to our advanced projects, applications, and platforms, including our, recently launched Dubai REST smart platform which has already witnessed a high turnout and demand from our customers. We hope that Dubai REST will win the award in this global event, especially as it is an unprecedented achievement in terms of the services it provides to investors in the real estate sector.”

Bin Mejren added: DLD is proud to rank first in adopting technology for service of the community. Our Dubai REST platform has been nominated in the Technology for Community Service Category at the WSIS 2019 Awards. We encourage our real estate developers, brokers, government agencies, and strategic partners to vote for this platform, registering a new achievement not only for DLD, but also Dubai and the UAE.”

DLD climbed three ranks to seventh place internationally in real estate registration according to the Doing Business Index due to DLD's implementation of blockchain and artificial intelligence in its main and joint services by applying digital contracts and big-data technology.

The WSIS Awards is a unique international competition that was developed in response to requests from summit participants to develop an effective mechanism for assessing individuals, governments, and civil societies as well as local, regional, and international agencies, research institutions, and private sector companies, given the remarkable success of implementing development-oriented strategies, drawing on information and communication technology (ICT) as an enabling element for development. The Awards are an essential part of the evaluation process at the Summit, which was first held 2004, and were first held in 2012, acquiring since then a high degree of interest and popularity within the ICT community for development.

DLD launched Dubai REST, the world's first smart platform, at Cityscape Global 2018 in line with the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to consolidate Dubai's position and leadership, and for the Emirate to be the smartest and happiest city in the world. This platform is a unique achievement for its important services, most prominently enabling customers to verify their properties through facial recognition. Through this achievement, DLD demonstrated its ability to continue innovation and maintain its excellence due to its smart services that serve its customers in a fast and secure manner as well as meet all real estate parties' needs.

The list of services provided through Dubai REST includes certificates of owned properties (To whom it may concern), title deeds, property valuations, and map requests. Through the app, users can also file lawsuits and file disputes for amicable settlements, lawsuit inquiries, a Rental Good-Conduct Certificate, requests to register and renew Ejari Contracts, a rental increase calculator, Ejari contract cancellations, project status tracking service, and real estate services trustees.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 6544 times
Posted on : Saturday, January 19, 2019  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Central Park Towers at DIFC welcomes key government departments as tenants in 2018
Next Story : New government initiatives launched to stimulate real estate demand
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Lockdown Showdown: Jaguar I-pace Etrophy Series to Get Back on Track in Berlin i...
Three Eggs get Yemeni National a Guinness World Records Title
Omega's Antimagnetic Tourbillon Is a Watchmaking Breakthrough
Lamborghini SCV12: Squadra Corse Hypercar Ready to Hit the Track
The new BMW M5 and BMW M5 Competition
Toric Tourbillon Slate
GROHE Smart Control Review
Twitter tests Tweeting with Voice
Saxo Bank Launches Loyalty Program for MENA Region Clients
Hyundai Motor and Sony Pictures Entertainment Announce Unique and Pioneering Mul...
American Aesthetic Medical Center Has Something in Store for the Esthetical Figu...
WTTC Launches Safe Travels Protocols for Attractions, Car Hire and Short-Term Rental
NUDESTIX Launches - Nudies Blush, Bronze, and Glow Shade Extension
Volvo Cars Chengdu Car Plant Powered by 100 Per Cent Renewable Electricity
Range Rover Marks 50 Years of All-terrain Innovation and Luxury With Exclusive N...
Under-12 and Over-60 Can Now Take Part in Sports Activities: Dubai Sports Council
Dabur Ensures Safety with Hand Sanitizers and Personal Protection Kits as UAE Es...
Let's Brigthen Up! The Face Shop's Ultimate Summer Skincare Range From Belif is Here!
Handy Helper for Content Creators: The Compact A6100 Mirrorless Camera from Sony...
Pre-orders for Samsung's Galaxy S20+ 5G and Galaxy Buds+ BTS Edition now open in...
Experts Highlight need for Young Talent to Develop Skills for a Post-Covid-19 World
Dabur Launches Pure Organic Coconut Oil: Natural Protection for Hair, Skin, and ...
GEMS Wellington Academy – Al Khail Improves Rating to 'Very Good' in KHDA DSIB 2...
Etihad Airways to Recommence Flights to Athens
Dubai Sees Pronounced Uptick in Demand for Retail Units
Book Building of Amlak International's IPO of 30% of Shares
Sanctuary for the Senses: All-New Lincoln Corsair Arrives with Whisper-Quiet, Co...
Essence Spring/Summer 2020 Collection
Registration Opens for Training On the Camel Trek and Camel Marathon for Expats
Covid-19 Leads UAE Businesses to Adopt Upgraded Green Building Solutions
Dubai Sports Council Discuss Upcoming Sports Events With Federations and Organisers
Dubai Sports Council to Celebrate Dubai's COVID-19 Heroes Through Commemorative ...
Turkish Airlines Was the Busiest Operator in the Eurocontrol Area After Restarti...
Celebrate Father's Day With Parmigiani Fleurier Tondagraph Slate'
INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles presents Dubai Islamic Bank customers Super Sale...
Crude Oil Headwinds on Virus and Technicals
Customers can Benefit from Increasing Gold Rate by just Paying 10% Advance at Ma...
Canadian University Dubai Receives Prestigious Certification in Education for Pu...
Report Reveals the Six Fintech Innovations That Will Boost the ‘Financial Health...
Serco Middle East Appoints New Managing Director for Dubai Metro and Dubai Tram
Big Bang Integral King Gold
Pan Emirates Unveils Exclusive New Collection
Digital Vision Technology Signals On-Track Success for Panasonic Jaguar Racing
Schneider Electric Extends Strategic Partnerships with AVEVA, Lenovo and Stratus...
Celebrate World Music Day with HONOR Magic Earbuds
The 11th Edition of the Arab Fashion Week to Launch Virtually Today, from June 2...
New Bentayga to Launch Beyond100
Cairo Amman Bank Adopts the Latest Technology to Enhance Performance and Securit...
Celebrate Summer Safely with the New, Shopping Normal at BurJuman
Registration open for Dubai Watersports Summer Week