[size=36]Minister of Trade launches the first phase of the smart card project[/size]
10:52 - 09/01/2019
The Minister of Commerce, Mohammed Hashim Al-Ani, opened Wednesday the first phase of the smart card project. While stressing the seriousness of his ministry to put an end to the violations and end the problems of the ration card system. [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
"Al Ani opened today the first phase of the smart card project implemented by the UN World Food Program," said a statement from the Ministry of Commerce.
Al-Ani said in his speech during the opening, according to the statement, "The Ministry of Commerce is serious in updating the ration card system and the preparation of new mechanisms take into account the end of the problems of the ration card system and rely on the electronic card to collect all information and data."
He stressed that "the ministry is determined to put an end to the violations that occur either in the preparation of citizens or in the total and quality of food items processed them through an orderly system to stop the cases of deterioration that occur during the transfer and processing, as well as the Ministry's attempts to update data and participation of citizens in the modernization process after Developing technological solutions that meet the requirements and make the citizen familiar with the food vocabulary.
The Minister of Trade: "We hope that the opening of this project a new opportunity to upgrade the ration card system to keep pace with recent developments and prevent cases of manipulation in the preparation of the covered, as well as choose the best solutions to address the problems."
Al-Ani thanked the World Food Program and its sponsors and they are working with the Ministry's staff to develop mechanisms for an electronic system that adopts successful solutions to overcome the previous problems and supervise all operations in handing over ration card items. A43