Mishandling government information is serious offence: Dubai Executive Council

www.tec.gov.ae

The Executive Council of Dubai has stressed the importance of complying with the official protocols and regulations while handling government information.

It comes after Dubai government authorities identified certain individuals who leaked classified documents through messaging applications and social media platforms.

The Executive Council's General Secretariat reiterated that leaking classified documents is a crime as per the Emirate’s laws and will result in legal action.

It has also emphasised the importance of adhering to policies and procedures on the dissemination and exchange of government information, including those related to confidentiality and privacy. 

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Off Script with Chris, Robbie & Sonal

    5:00pm - 7:00pm

    The UAE’s alternative take on news, entertainment and sport. Join Chris, Robbie and Sonal as they cut through the clutter to bring you the news, entertainment and sport stories that actually matter.

  • Extra Time

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Chris & Robbie bring you the latest from the sporting world plus interviews with upcoming and legendary sporting stars.

BUSINESS BREAKFAST LATEST

On Dubai Eye

  • Honouring Kian's life

    Goli lost her five-year-old son Kian in a tragic accident on Boxing Day. Today, we honour Kian's memory and send our love to Goli and her family.

  • Combatting COVID-19: Dubai amends travel protocols

    Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis & Disaster Management has announced amendments to travel protocols as part of preventive measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.