Tuesday, August 21, 2018

UAE

Stagnant salaries and high costs of living have UAE expats job-seeking

“Though salaries are not the only factor that attracts or deters employees from a particular job, it is fair to say that employees need...

Cooling collars to keep Dubai street cleaners cool

The Waste Management Department of the Dubai Municipality recently distributed "cooling collars" to its cleaners to protect them from summer heat and humidity, when noontime temperatures...

Dubai records 8.1 million tourists in first half of 2018

Dubai attracts a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months of 2018, according to figures released on Wednesday. India, Saudi Arabia...

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...

Good news: Dubai laundry shop offers free service to jobseekers

If you are unemployed and need an outfit cleaned, washed and ironed for your job interview, do not worry! Head straight to Business Bay, where...

Holoportation: the future of communication?

Forget Facebook, Skype and Snapchat, a professor in Dubai believes "HoloPortation" will be the new social media craze in less than a decade. The...

Palm sized baby (only 580g) born in the UAE

An extremely preterm male baby no bigger than the palm of a hand and weighing only 580 grammes was recently born at Medeor 24x7...

Attempt to steal $173 Million from UAE bank foiled

Abu Dhabi’s Public Funds Prosecution and Criminal Investigation Department have foiled an attempt to steal more than Dhs635-M ($172.8-M) from the account of a...

Dh1,000 for watching car accidents in the UAE

Abu Dhabi Police warned motorists and members of the public not to hinder ambulances and Civil Defence vehicles from reaching accident sites, or they...

Djibouti seizes control of Dubai owned sea terminal

By Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Djibouti has seized control of a container terminal run by Dubai-based port operator DP World, the latest...

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