Monday, April 23, 2018

Kuwait: 2 Filipinos arrested for helping maids runaway

Kuwaiti police arrested two Filipinos for allegedly convincing housemaids to run away from their employers’ homes as the Philippines’ ambassador faced questions for comments...

Bahrain: Unpaid Seafarers abandoned on the Ship for Months

A group of seafarers allegedly ‘abandoned’ by their Bahraini employers are struggling in Omani waters without food and financial resources. Employed by a Bahraini shipping company...

Bahrain: MPs to terminate Expats above 60 in government institutions

A proposal to ban expats over the age of 60 from working in government institutions was submitted by a group of MPs. The proposal comes...

Saudi: 4 British pilgrims killed, 12 injured in road crash

Four British Umrah pilgrims were killed and 12 others injured in Saudi Arabia when their bus collided with a fuel tanker, officials said on...

Saudi: Luxury Buses With Live TV Now a Reality

The Saudi Public Transport Company (Sabtco) has announced the launch of new luxury bus services between cities with live TV and Wi-Fi.Director of external...

UAE: Qatari fighter jets flew ‘dangerously close’ to passenger flight

The United Arab Emirates said on Sunday that Qatari fighter jets narrowly avoided a UAE passenger flight over neighboring Bahrain, the latest in a...

Saudi: Private sector staff must wear traditional dress

Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, emir of Makkah and adviser to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, issued directives that young Saudi citizens who are employed...

Dubai: Tallest office building catches fire

A fire broke out Sunday at a prominent skyscraper in Dubai, sending smoke billowing from its roof and those inside fleeing into the streets.Firefighters...

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