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One of the goals of "Invest Easy" initiative is to have one licensing integrated system for the business environmrnt. In order to meet the goal, building the "Invest Easy" licensing system was separated into stages during the Invest Easy project period. Each stage included building some system features till the full system was completed.

Stages of building "Invest Easy Licensing System" during the project period (December 2013 - July 2016)

System

Features

 Availability

of business activities licensing requirements

Submitting

the application via Invest Easy

Validation

of application via Invest Easy

Payment

of fees via Invest Easy

Approvals

Partner entity does it by

login to Invest Easy

Approvals

Partner entity does it by using their integrated system

Stage 1

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Stage 2

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ü

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Stage 3

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Licensing Integrated Entities
Integrated entities are classified into two types:

Types of "Licensing Integrated Entities"

 

Type

Description

How does it handle the licensing process?

1

Indirectly-Integrated

(Access right to System)

Entity which either has internal system for licensing process but not able to integrate with Invest Easy system or it doesn't have e-system at all.

By login to Invest Easy system.

2

Directly-Integrated

(System to System)

Entity which has an internal system for handling the licensing process, and it is able to integrate with Invest Easy system.

Handling it from the integrated system.



Achieved Targets
Invest Easy Initiative had a target to integrate 8 government entities which have the high priority to the licensing system during the project period till the first quarter of 2018. These 8 entities are now already integrated to the system and the mission was accomplished successfuly. The 8 entities are as follows:


List of entities completed the integration with "Invest Easy System"

No.

Entity

Integration Date

Integration Type

1

Ministry of Commerce and Industry

03.04.2016

Indirectly-Integrated

2

Telecommunication Regulatory Authority

07.04.2016

Indirectly-Integrated

3

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries

25.05.2016

Indirectly-Integrated

4

Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs

15.10.2017

Directly-Integrated

5

The Special Economic Zone Authority at Duqm (SEZAD)

01.11.2017

Indirectly-Integrated

6

Ministry of Manpower

26.12.2017

Directly-Integrated

7

Ministry of Transport and Communications

26.12.2017

Indirectly-Integrated

8

Ministry of Tourism

15.03.2018

Directly-Integrated