Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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VAT Cash Back For Tourists Visiting UAE

Tourists will be able to claim VAT back on goods bought in the UAE starting from later this year. The UAE Cabinet approved a plan...

Saudi: First case of harassment against women drivers

Saudi police on Sunday recorded the first incident of harassment against a female driver in the country since the ban on women driving in...

Saudi: 139% growth in railway passenger numbers

The Saudi Railway Company (SAR) has achieved a significant growth of 139 percent in the number of passengers on its trains during the second...

Oman, UAE – Staring at traffic accidents is a violation

Slowing down to goggle at traffic accidents can lead to a hefty fine, warns Abu Dhabi Police. Rubbernecking or staring at road accidents is considered...

New luggage handling fee at Muscat airport

Oman Airports will charge a fee for manual handling of baggage at the Muscat International Airport and Salalah Airport from July 15.The fee will...

Abu Dhabi: Tourists are increasing this year

The number of hotel guests staying in Abu Dhabi increased by 4.9 percent during the first five months of 2018 compared to the same...

Travel on Trial: ‘Trust the wire’ on a via ferrata climb...

When you find yourself parallel to the slope of a steep mountain, a lanyard and the grip of your own hands on a steel...

Omani town sets temperature record after one of the hottest days...

If you’ve ever found yourself struggling in a heatwave, spare a thought for the residents of Quriyat in Oman.On Tuesday 26 June, temperatures soared to...

Saudi: Qatari arrested on Umra Pilgrimage

Saudi authorities have arrested a Qatari man as he performed pilgrimage to Islam's holiest site amid a year-old blockade against Doha led by its...

Is your phone SPYING on you?

Researchers have uncovered that smartphone applications record video footage and screenshots of your activity and then send the recordings to third parties. In some cases,...

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