Monday, May 28, 2018

GCC Countries

Bahrain: 5,000 expats deported for violating labour laws

Recent reports say that more than 5, 000 expatriates were deported from Bahrain in the past three years for violating the Kingdom’s labour laws.According...

UAE: New residency and ownership rules

The UAE’s surprise announcement that it will allow full foreign ownership in companies and grant long-term visas to select investors and professionals is set...

New EU data rules effect GCC businesses

From today, all companies regardless of where in the world they are based that collect or process the personal information of EU residents must...

Dubai: Pakistanis jailed for sex trafficking 17 year old girl

Three Pakistani men and a woman, who brought a 17-year-old girl from their home country to exploit her in prostitution in Dubai, have all...

Saudi ‘to exclude German firms from government tenders’

(Reuters) - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has ordered that no more government contracts be awarded to German companies, in a sign of...

Aramco sale likely to be delayed

The stock market flotation of Saudi Arabia’s state oil company is likely to be delayed until next year, according to the country’s energy minister,...

New documentary reveals life inside a terrorist training camp in Saudi...

A shocking new documentary showing insider footage of an Al Qaeda training camp deep inside the Saudi Arabian desert will soon be released in...

U.A.E. Raises Stakes to Stop Expats Leaving Dubai

The United Arab Emirates is taking its most drastic steps yet to stop Saudi Arabia or Qatar from encroaching on its lead in attracting...

Kuwait: Replacing public sector expats ‘too difficult’

Kuwait is not in a position to replace all the expatriates working in the public sector due to the shortage of potential Kuwaiti employees,...

UAE: Expats excluded from VAT refunds on properties

The UAE's Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has announced procedures for VAT to be refunded on payments for new residences - but expats will not...

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