You may know that the Dubai government does not function on the policy of democracy, political parties and election. Instead sheikhs to inherit the sheikhdom of Dubai rule it. The sheikhs are also called emirs and hence, Dubai is known as an emirate.
The present ruler of the Dubai government is Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum who, as you know, succeeded his brother Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid al-Maktoum after his demise. The Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan assists him.
You may be aware that Dubai has gone a long way in modernizing its government. It has created it electronic government to cater to the needs of its people in this modern generation. The working hours of the various departments are between 7 AM and 2 PM from Saturday to Wednesday with Thursday and Friday being holidays.
In order to avoid delay your dealings with the government during the non-working hours an E-Government Portal has been created. You can avail of the government departments through this government website. You can also SMS the departments. The Government of Dubai Workshop has been created as one of its parts.
This workshop was set up under the guidance of late Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum. It was established to fulfill various government duties without going through the normal procedures of administration.
You will see that this workshop caters to the requirements of the local people by providing compensation to fishermen, looking after the marine needs, providing food and medicines, etc. They even maintain vehicles for some public and private departments.
The government of Dubai has numerous departments taking care of the health, employment, transportation, marine needs, education, housing, bill payments, charity, finance, entertainment, etc. for the people and also their civilian status.
All the departments work hand in hand in order to achieve their predetermined goals. You will notice that they have been striving to make the lives of people in Dubai more comfortable and in making the city flourish economically. You will see that it has succeeded in fulfilling the later by attracting huge foreign investments in Dubai.