Category Archives: Government – Shopping Comparison website from Dubai Economic Department

From – 17 July 2013

DED introduces shopping website and app


The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai has launched a website and smart phone application to make daily shopping easier for consumers.

The website will enable consumers to browse through shelves of leading hypermarkets and stores in Dubai, compare brands and prices and make their purchase decisions from anywhere round the clock. is part of integrating advanced technology to enhance customer convenience and build on Dubai’s reputation as a shopping destination. The smartphone application is available on iPhones and Android platforms. The website and app lists all major hypermarkets.

FNC ministry launches 

FNC ministry launches 

The Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs (MFNCA) has launched a new website — — to enhance communication and interaction with the public and its local partners.

“This is a pathbreak(ing) initiative that reflects the (MFNCA’s) keenness to raise the public’s awareness on its role, vision and strategic goals to implement best practices, regulating the relation between the Government and FNC, and enhancing the participation culture in policy field,” said Tariq Hilal Lootah, Director-General of the ministry.

The website has a number of interactive features such as Q&A. It also includes a section focusing on the coordination between the FNC and the government and speeches of Minister of State for FNC Affairs Dr Anwar Mohammed Gargash.