Dubai Maritime City to handle registration work
It was previously handled by the Department of Economic Development.
Under the new set up, Dubai Maritime City Authority will facilitate various maritime-related transactions, including trade name, issuance of license, renewal of license, amendment of license and cancellation of license.
To ensure a smooth transition, Dubai Maritime City Authority said it has informed all departments about the new structure and the specific responsibilities now being handled by the authority.
The move is also in accordance with the Dubai Maritime City Law No. (11) of 2007 that was passed into law by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.