Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Expats

The latest news affecting  expats in the GCC.

Dubai & Abu Dhabi ranked 2nd & 3rd most expensive M....

According to Mercer’s 2017 Cost of Living Survey, Dubai and Abu Dhabi are the second and third most expensive Middle Eastern cities for expatriate...

UAE: Fake degree holders get fake calls

DUBAI: Call centre agents in Pakistan are impersonating UAE government officials to extort ‘legalisation fees’ from fake degree and diploma holders in the country,...

Scam Alert! Indians warned of fake ’embassy calls’

The Indian Embassy in Bahrain has issued a warning to its nationals to beware of fake callers claiming to be from the embassy following...

Gang arrested for forcing men to work as massage girls in...

Security authorities in Kuwait have arrested four people for forcing 26 Asian men to work in massage parlours, wear women's clothes and provide "special...

VIVA warns subscribers against scams and spams

Manama : The growing risk of high-scale IT threats has impacted organisations globally. VIVA, the Kingdom’s leading telecom operator, has undertaken fraud-protection initiatives to safeguard its...

A major blunder in Grade 11 exam

Manama: Students following Indian curriculum here will have to sit for their Grade 11 biology and business studies exam again. The reason: a major blunder...

UAE: Strict new traffic laws… and steep fines

The new traffic law to come into effect on July 1 aims to reduce deaths on the roads.  Major-General Mohammad Saif Al Zafein, Assistant Chief...

The expat dream of affordable housing

Affordable housing is a long-held dream of every expat living in Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi's extortionate rents have always been in the news. The emirate...

Philippines to attempt bringing Filipinos home after Kuwait deaths

The Philippines will ask its private airlines to evacuate its nationals from Kuwait within 72 hours after the discovery of a Filipino migrant worker...

Will the collapse of UK construction firm Carillion impact business in...

The collapse of Carillion, the UK's second-largest construction company, is unlikely to significantly impact its interests and the projects in the UAE, according to...

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