Monday, June 18, 2018

UAE

UAE: Police arrest 113 beggars over the weekend

As part of its continuous crackdown on beggars during the holy month of Ramadan, Sharjah Police have arrested 113 beggars, including 69 men and...

Oman eyes UAE expats, Emiratis in tourism revamp

Oman will focus on attracting residents and nationals living in the neighboring United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the Sultanate moves forward with plans to...

Abu Dhabi: 28 men jailed for Dh635 million fraud in bank

An Abu Dhabi court has sentenced 28 men to various jail terms, totalling to 283 years, for attempting to steal Dh635 million from the...

UAE: 60% employees skip office to work elsewhere

More than half of UAE employees work remotely every week, and over 50% do so for at least half of the week, heralding a...

UAE: Expats from 13 countries don’t need a driving test

UAE driving licence is a cherished possession. Getting a UAE driving licence is among the top of the to-do list of most expats who...

Dubai v Bahrain – how they compare on prices and salaries

Dubai and Manama have been named as two of the biggest climbers in new research on how prices and earnings of 77 international cities...

UAE jails activist for 10 years over social media posts

RIYADH, May 31 (Reuters) - Prominent Emirati activist Ahmed Mansoor has been sentenced to 10 years in jail and fined 1 million AED ($272,000)...

Dubai’s unemployment rate reached 0.5% last year

Dubai’s unemployment rate reached 0.5 per cent last year as the emirate continued to expand its resident workforce, according to the Labour Force Survey...

Dubai, Abu Dhabi Cancels Corporate Fines to Boost Business

Dubai and Abu Dhabi are exempting companies from administrative fines for at least the rest of the year, as part of efforts to stimulate...

Sharjah: More than 1500 outlets fined for violations

The Sharjah Municipality fined 1,646 food establishments and outlets in the last three months, as part of intensified inspections to ensure healthy food during...

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