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Dubai has the Best International Airport in Middle East

The Dubai International has retained its world coveted standing on top of world airports in terms of the number of international travellers, according to...

Saudi: Women driving lessons cost 6 times more than for men

The cost of driving lessons for women range between SR2,000 and SR3,000 as compared to SR450 for men, according to the head of the...

Saudi: More than a million tourists visit heritage and cultural landmarks

The number of foreign tourists who visited the Kingdom in last year reached more than a million, said Abdul Rahman Al-Jassas, executive director of...

Dubai: Falling Apartment Rents and Rising School Fees – Report

In a report on Dubai school fees versus rent in Dubai, Edarabia found that the average fees in Dubai’s most expensive area totalled AED...
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Watch: UAE Aviation Authority employs World’s Youngest Director

The UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority has appointed an 8-months old baby boy as its youngest ‘happiness’ employee, a local report said Tuesday. Mohamad al-Hashimi...

Oman: No Entry Visa required for tourists from 33 Countries

Visitors from 33 countries can enter Oman without a visa, thanks to the joint visa agreement between Oman and Qatar.According to the Royal Oman...

Kuwait: Philippines apologizes over ‘maid rescues’

The Philippines on Tuesday formally apologized to Kuwait for actions the latter viewed as violation of its sovereignty after the southeast Asian nation’s embassy...

Saudi: 34 lawyers banned for violations in profession

As many as 34 Saudi men and women lawyers were deleted from the list of practicing lawyers during 2017 for various violations in the...

Saudi: 30 Expats held on Terror Charges in April

The Saudi security forces rounded up 30 people of 12 different nationalities with links to terrorist organizations in April, said security sources.The cases of...

Saudi: Flats lie vacant; Owners offer attractive options to tenants

With the exodus of expat families because of dependent’s fee, many buildings have flats lying vacant which is obvious from the “ijaar” (to-let) signs...

Bahrain: Traffic signals to blink 5 times before turning red

In a bid to reduce accidents at junctions, traffic signals will flash five times before turning red to alert oncoming motorists. The new system was...

Dubai: Hyperloop to transit passengers between Dubai’s airports in six minutes

Plans to build a high-speed transport connection between Dubai’s two airports will reduce travel time to less than 10 minutes.The journey between Dubai International...

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