ADDED and German e-Government solutions provider sign strategic partner agreement

WAM Berlin, Feb 3rd, 2013 (WAM) — German e-Government solutions provider, ]init[ Digital Communication and the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development signed a strategic partner agreement to develop IT architecture for new one-stop-shop business center.

Ghanem AL Mazrouei, Executive Director of Support Services of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, and Harald Felling, Executive Director and CSO of ]init[ Digital Communication, signed the agreement in the presence of Nasser Alsowaidi, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development, and the Governing Mayor of Berlin Klaus Wowereit.

The agreement reflects the vital role played by the ADDED in reducing administrative burdens in order to support commerce and strengthen the business environment in Abu Dhabi.

On its way to become the single point of contact for its stakeholders and to serve as a unique Economic Hub? in Abu Dhabi the DED will make use of an integration layer that is going to be provided by ]init[. The layer will improve existing services and provide new communication and transaction channels for DED’s stakeholders by leveraging the latest technology.

]init[is a comprehensive international e-Government expert and has its’ own branch in Abu Dhabi since 2007.

Harald Felling, Chief Sales Officer of ]init[, emphasized the benefits of the fruitful cooperation with Abu Dhabi authorities: “For us it is a true win-win-situation. Here in Abu Dhabi new standards are set and cutting-edge solutions are implemented. We are looking forward to contributing our expertise to the great initiatives of the ADDED in facilitating business activities through the provision of e-Services and in realizing the economic vision of Abu Dhabi 2030.” WAM/AM