Dubai, UAE: 25 May 2016: Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) hosted an orientation session that is led by a team from the Dubai Government Excellence Programme (DGEP) for the prompt execution of the fourth generation government excellence system.
The familiarisation workshop was graced by H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, Director-General, Dubai Tourism and other senior officials. During the presentation, Dr. Ahmed Nusairat, Coordinator-General of DGEP and Dr. Zeyad Kahlout, Quality & Excellence Advisor, DGEP, described the features and mechanism of the system together with the numerous specifications, the evaluation process, categories and standards.
H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, Director-General, Dubai Tourism, said: “Dubai Tourism has started taking steps towards the implementation of the fourth generation of government excellence system in line with the directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to boost the performance and competencies of government entities with the aim of living up to public expectations. Dubai Tourism constantly strives to integrate new systems into its work process that help achieve the optimum levels of efficiency and quality.”
At the Dubai Government Excellence Programme last April, Dubai Tourism won two awards– Distinguished Administrative Initiative for E- Permit Portal and second place in the Best Distinguished Government Department (Medium) category.
At the end of the session, H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, expressed gratitude the team responsible for the fourth generation government distinction system and their hard work to support different government entities in attaining the successful and smooth implementation of this new process.
The fourth generation of the government excellence system covers excellence in government services in several areas including but not limited to innovation, happiness of employees and customers, smart transformation, and governance.
About Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism)
With the definitive visualization of positioning Dubai as the world’s leading tourism destination and commercial hub, Dubai Tourism’s mission is to increase the awareness of Dubai to global viewers and to attract tourists and inward investment into the emirate.
Dubai Tourism is the principal authority for the development, management, progress and marketing of Dubai’s tourism sector; markets and endorses the emirate’s commerce sector; and is accountable for the licencing and organization of all tourism services, including hotels, tour operators and travel agents. Brands and departments within the Dubai Tourism portfolio include Dubai Convention and Events Bureau, Dubai Calendar, and Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (formerly known as Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment).
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