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Emirates, WhatsApp: Most Popular Brands In The Middle East

Dubai-based airline Emirates, fast food restaurant chain Al Baik and global messaging service app WhatsApp, have been crowned as the brands generating the most...

UAE: Second Most Trusted Government In The World

The Government of UAE ranked the second most trusted government in the world, according to the latest report by Edelman Trust Barometer.The survey found...

6.7% Of Bahrain’s Assets Are In The Hands Of Non-Residents

Non-residents possess 6.7% of the Kingdom’s assets, according to Bahrain Foreign Investment Survey.The Information and eGovernment Authority (iGA) in collaboration with the Economic Development...

Oman Witnesses Temperatures As Low As One Degree Celsius

As temperatures continue to drop across Oman, parts of the country witnessed temperatures as low as one degree Celsius, Oman’s National Multi-Hazard Early Warning...

Saudi Issues New Set Of Rules For Working Women

Saudi Arabia has issued a set of rules to help create “a positive working atmosphere that would attract women and boost their presence in...

62-Year Old Bahraini Man Jailed For Falsifying Residence Visas

The High Criminal Court sentenced a 62-year-old man to three years in prison for falsifying residence visas for BD200 per visa.The defendant, who is...

Saudi Arabia Hosts First ‘Global Village’ Festival In Jeddah

For the first time in Saudi Arabia, Jeddah will host a multicultural festival that takes visitors on a virtual tour of 50 countries.The global...

Abu Dhabi: Pope Francis Set To Attract Around 135,000 Audience

The UAE will be welcoming Pope Francis, head of the Catholic Church, from February 3 to 5, on his first visit to the Gulf...

Saudi Landlords File Lawsuits After Expats Shut Shops And Leave

The owners of many commercial buildings in Madinah have filed lawsuits against Saudi citizens who have refused to pay shop rents after expatriates running...

Saudi: More Than 7,000 Earthquakes Detected In 2018

Earthquake monitoring stations belonging to the Saudi Geological Survey (SGS) have detected 7,172 earthquakes during 2018 in the region.SGS spokesperson, Tariq Abaakhel listed the...

Autumn Fair 2019 – Bahrain’s Biggest Shopping Festival Opens Tomorrow

The Autumn Fair, Bahrain’s largest consumer exhibition, will open this week featuring over 650 exhibitors from 17 countries.The 30th edition of the Autumn Fair,...

Dubai To Simplify Payments For Tourism-Related Services

The Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) and Al Ansari Exchange have signed an agreement to facilitate payments for a range of...

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