DIFC Enables Wifi UAE in Partnership with DuPress Release14 Dec 2014 05:40 am
Dubai-14 December 2014: du, the Official WiFi Provider of Dubai Smart City, and Dubai International Financial Center has announced a partnership to launch WiFi UAE, throughout the public areas of the DIFC.
Now in its tenth year, DIFC has more than 1296 active registered companies, including major global banks and local firms and diversified workforce of 17000 employees. With access to WiFi UAE, both residents and visitors to DIFC are empowered with the ability to access government websites and make online transactions through their WiFi-enabled devices, in the public areas within DIFC. Mobility at this level drives productivity and efficiency, creating more convenience for users by allowing them to access essential governmental services at any time, for free, making business truly mobile.
To enjoy WiFi UAE in DIFC users can connect from their WiFi-enabled device and follow the simple steps to login to the service. Full details will be available through a landing page that is automatically opened upon connection.
Fahad Hassawi, Chief Commercial Officer, du, said: "Business today can no longer be confined to the office, and our new partnership with DIFC will empower visitors to the area with always-on, anywhere-accessible, reliable WiFi connectivity. It is essential that businesses remain connected to their customers and partners at all times, anywhere and everywhere, encouraging more productive habits."
Brett Schafer, Chief Executive Officer, DIFC Properties, Dubai International Financial Centre said: "Technology is a major driver for economic development and the DIFC with its unique and advanced infrastructure is aligned with the smart city initiative of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to enable technology advanced solutions throughout the DIFC."