DubaiPay portal generates AED 12 million in one year
The number of corporate individual users that the DubaiPay portal managed to attract exceeded all expectations, generating AED 12 billion through more than 10 million transactions.
Statistics announced by Smart Dubai have revealed that its DubaiPay portal for payment online and via smartphones registered a 15 per cent increase in the amounts collected between 1 June 2016 and 1 June 2017 2017, and a surge of 13 per cent in the number of transactions carried out over the same period, according to UAE state news agency WAM.
In addition, the number of corporate individual users that the DubaiPay portal managed to attract exceeded all expectations, generating AED 12 billion through more than 10 million transactions.
Dr. Aisha bint Butti bin Bishr, Director-General of Smart Dubai Office, said, "We at Smart Dubai are working in harmony with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President Prime Minister of the UAE Ruler of Dubai, which defines the future in terms of the city’s smart transformations. These measures seek to enable Dubai to be the happiest smartest city in the world, an example to follow for smart cities worldwide."
She added, "Dubai is a very ambitious city that aspires to be number one in whatever it does – be it in business, lifestyle, or innovation creativity. Smart Dubai seeks to support the emirate to achieve this goal make Dubai the happiest city on earth, using the innovative tools of the future."