Dubai Customs foiled an attempt to smuggle 800,000 Captagon pills into the country, which has a street value of Dhs3 million.
Dubai Customs has discussed using a ‘disruptive product’ for training sniffer dogs to detect explosive. Adel Al Suwaidi, Director of Technical Support Department at Dubai Customs met with Rafiq Honas,
The illegal drugs were concealed inside used vehicle spare parts, which prompted Dubai Customs to nickname the operation 'Gear Box'
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed has hailed the success of the Dubai Paperless Strategy as a key accomplishment for the city of Dubai. A total of 88 Dubai Government services are now being provided through a single digital application, “Dubai Now.”
The number of customs transactions completed by Dubai Customs has grown to a record 44 per cent in five years (2015-2019) to 13 million at the end of 2019 from 8.9 million in 2015, reflecting a robust national economy and the pivotal role Dubai plays as a global trade hub.
According to the new scheme, government employees will receive an average salary increase of ten per cent.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, has approved the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Dubai Government employees in the presence of Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council.
This is the second biggest drug seizure for the Coastal Customs Centers Management after the seizure of 783,800 Captagon pills in 2018.
The Department of Finance (DoF) of the Government of Dubai on Sunday launched a massive promotional campaign to encourage emirate's residents to increase their use of smart channels, for paying fees for various government transactions with all Dubai government entities.
Statistics released by Dubai Customs showed that Dubai Customs’ Passenger Operations Department has dealt with 20.44 million passengers’ items of luggage on board 88,000 flights arriving into Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport in 2019.