E-services save government $2.18bn

12 June 2018

Smart government applications have generated savings of AED8bn ($2.18bn) in three years, according to UAE’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA).

A report by TRA into the impact of the UAE’s smart government programme said the cost savings were mainly attributed to a cut in transaction processing times and a reduction in fuel costs, as less travel was needed to complete transactions, the state news agency reported.

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