Dubai eGovernment Online Services 2009 Stats

Do people use the web for financial services in Dubai, UAE? Are online services a boon or a doom for the society? These are thoughts that one contemplates often.

The following statistics present an actual scenario on how well online services are catching up in United Arab Emirates.

A total of AED 1.5 billion was collected from 1.4 million transactions in 2009 using Dubai eGovernment’s electronic payment gateway (DEG EPG).

By comparison, AED 1 billion was collected from around 1 million transactions in 2008.

Interestingly, the number of departments adopting EPG remained 22 in 2008 as well as 2009.

Internet Usage Statistics for UAE

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