- Veröffentlicht: 01. März 2017
Shaikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Deputy Premier and Chairman of Ministerial Committee for Urbanisation and Infrastructure launched the updated Phase II of the unified "Permit" licensing system in the presence of ministers, officials and members of the committee.
Launched at the directives of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister and with support and follow-up of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, the 'Permit' licensing system links the various ministries and directorates and had been launched by the Informatics and e-Government Authority in 2013 aimed to ensure the policy of governance, transparency adopted by the government in all of its transactions positions the Kingdom of Bahrain on the right track of sustainable economic development through development of policies and regulations capable of accomplishing top-notch quality and efficiency.
The system automatically receives applications for road and excavation licensing for medium and mega projects aimed to facilitate the fast processing of issuance of such licensures within shortest possible time span.
The deputy premier lauded the efforts of the Authority's CEO, all personnel of the Geographic Informatics Systems (GIS) Directorate, the key partners from the ministries and directorates, for their contribution in development and enhancement of "Permit" licensing system which was developed at no cost reliant upon Bahraini qualified employees of EGA and also reliant upon the Authority's robust technological infrastructures.
Shaikh Khalid directed to observe in the future third edition of this system the addition of more services including e-Payment of municipal and traffic fees as well as the activation of public service notifications, the recording of particulars regarding pilot excavation to determine the services, adding licenses for construction blueprints, building licenses and the provision of all these services to the public across the internet to maximize the huge potentials of this hi-tech system.
Quelle/Source: Bahrain News Agency, 22.02.2017