Wednesday, June 20, 2018

UAE

UAE: 80% ‘not consuming daily level of protein’ – Report

A staggering 80 per cent of UAE residents claim that they do not reach the reference daily intake of protein on a daily basis,...

US rejects repeated UAE requests for military help

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. has rejected three separate requests from the United Arab Emirates for military assistance in the Saudi-led coalition attack on...

Saudi confirms Eid Al-Fitr on Friday; Shawwal moon sighted

The crescent of the Shawwal moon was seen in Saudi Arabia on Thursday evening by the moon-sighting committee. Therefore, Friday will be the first...

UAE: Job Visa Rules Changed; Expats life is easier now!

UAE has just announced major changes to foreign worker insurance procedures, as well as visa legislation.The Cabinet of the UAE, chaired by Sheikh Mohammed...

Abu Dhabi Reduces Tourism Fees

The Abu Dhabi Executive Committee has approved a proposal to reduce tourism fees from 6 per cent to 3.5 percent and municipality fees from...

Sharjah: Over 12,800 fined for walking across streets

More than12,800 people were caught and fines between January and May for crossing roads from non-designated areas in Sharjah, police said.The number is higher...

Sharjah: Expat jumps to death from 7th floor

A 36-year-old Pakistani national jumped from the seventh floor of a highrise in Sharjah and landed violently on a car parked under the building...

Dubai: Municipality fees at hotels, restaurants slashed

Dubai has announced plans to reduce the municipality fee on sales at restaurants and hotels. The municipality fee will be cut to 7% from...

UAE: 33 expats held over phone text message scam

The Dubai Police have arrested 33 Asians in separate raids on their hideouts in Deira and a neighbouring emirate, who defrauded people by promising them...

Oman: ‘Patience with our neighbours running out’

Deputy Chairman of the Public Authority for Craft Industries of Oman Issam Bin Ali Al-Rawas warned that his country’s patience with its neighbours is...

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