Tuesday, August 21, 2018

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Saudi: Only Women Allowed to Drive Family Taxi Cabs

The Public Transport Authority has approved granting licenses to the family taxi cabs which will be driven by Saudi women drivers only. It said passengers...

‘Dancing is not a crime’ – Iranian women post videos in...

Dozens of Iranian women have flooded social media with videos of themselves dancing in solidarity with an arrested Instagram star. Maedeh Hojabri, 18, was detained...

Oman: 7 Saudis Killed, 5 injured In A Head-On Collision

Seven Saudi nationals were killed, and five others injured in a car accident in Haima, central Oman, on Tuesday. The head-on collision involved their...

Saudi: Around 650 violations detected in car rental firms

As many as 648 violations were detected in car rental offices in various parts of the Kingdom, Al-Hayat newspaper reported on Monday quoting Khaled...

Qatar set to lose richest country in the world status

Qatar is set to be knocked off its perch as the richest country in the world by the Chinese gambling enclave...

Airbnb price in Dubai lower than hotel rates

Online short-term leasing platform Airbnb offers better value for travellers in Dubai when compared to typical hotels, with the average price of a booked...

Saudis now having to find ‘low status’ jobs

Government cuts to oil-funded subsidies and high unemployment has lead to locals being prepared to do more manual work for extra cash. Blue-collar occupations are...

Dubai: Tourist jailed with her daughter, 4, ‘for having a glass...

A Swedish mother has told of her terrifying ordeal of being locked up in a filthy Dubai jail for three days with her four-year-old...

Bahrain Metro to occupy 43K passengers per hour

The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications released a video on the first phase of the Kingdom’s latest innovative transport solution that will feature a...

Tourist racks up Dh175,000 fine within 3 hours in a rented...

A British tourist racked up Dh175,000 in traffic fines in only three hours after being clocked driving at twice the speed limit in a...

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