DUBAI — The Dubai Immigration Department on Sunday extended working hours of its external office at Bin Sougat Shopping centre in Rashidiya up to 12.30am.
Major General Mohammed Ahmed Al Marri, Director General of the Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department, said the move is aimed to meet the pressing demand, particularly from travel agencies and hotels during Eid Al Fitr holidays.
“The temporary service shall remain available there from 9.30pm to 12.30am on a daily basis till the end of Eid Al Fitr holidays.” Further counters for online immigration services are provided to ensure issuance of entry permits in a smooth way.
Major General Al Marri said the department is fully geared up to process the applications of the UAE nationals and residents accurately and in a
“Apart from the head office, all the external centres of Dubai Immigration Department have been and shall remain open to the public from 8am till 6pm during the holy month of Ramadan,” he said.