Dubai Municipality Awards 2005

Best Outdoor Advertising Systems and Regulations Award

The Best Outdoor Advertising Systems and Regulations Award shows the extent of development witnessed by the winning city in the field of arranging and organising outdoor advertising means such as billboards and other things. The speech of Dubai in the conference organised in this regard had a positve impact in the light of the development witnessed by Dubai in this field. The opportunities were very much suitable for showcasing the role of Dubai Municipality in placiing the systems and rules for advertisement billboards and the ways to organise them as well as the regulations used in this vital field that has contributed to a great extent in the economic growth of the emirate of Dubai.

The UAE Contest for eContent

Dubai Municipality’s portal www.dm.gov.ae has been declared the winner in the ‘e-Government category’ of the UAE Contest for eContent. The award was presented at a ceremony held on Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. The UAE Contest for eContent is organised jointly by Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City and Dubai Knowledge Village.

Best Middle East e-Government Portal Award - 2005 

Dubai Municipality has bagged the Best Middle East e-Government Portal award during the 10th Middle East Information and Communication Technology Excellence Awards presented at a ceremony held on the sidelines of the 11th GCC e-Government Forum. Qassim Sultan, Director General of Dubai Municipality received the award from His Highness Prince Mohammed Bin Saud Bin Khaled, General Manager of the Information and Studies Center of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Alexandria University Award for Regional Leadership- 2005

Alexandria University conferred on His Excellency Qassim Sultan the Regional Leadership Award in recognition of His Excellency’s outstanding contribution in the field of leadership. By receiving this honor in 2005, Mr. Sultan became the first recipient of this nascent award. The Award also came as a testimony to Mr. Sultan’s well-established status as an international figure, and as an acknowledgement of his role in advancing the mutual relationships between Egypt and the UAE. 

Pan Arab Web Awards - 2005 

Dubai Municipality participated in Pan Arab Awards competition which was held on March 24, 2005 in Dubai. These awards were given for the best portal in 16 different categories with numerous companies competing. Dubai Municipality won an award in the 'Government Organization'. AbdulHakim Abdul Kareem Malik, Director of IT Department received the award on behalf of Dubai Municipality.

GCC National Brands Excellence Awards

The Municipality was awarded this because of the sucess in offering various products and services in various industry sectors under a common brand name. The Municipality has a history of ensuring a brand image of superior quality and world class service to whichever product or service its name is attached with.

The Award for Unique Architectural Project – 2005

This award was presented to the Dubai Municipality for the Unique Al Maha Desert Resort .

Best Maintenance System in the Arab Countries Award – 2005

Dubai Municipality has bagged a new award at the pan Arab level, the Best Maintenance System Award 2005, which was organized by the General Secretariat of the Arab Institute for Operations and Maintenance in Beirut  .