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Latest updates on expats news in the GCC Countries: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman.

New UAE law gives hope to maids

Housemaids are desperately waiting for the new domestic workers' law to be implemented, as many claim they are overworked by their employers. The UAE Federal...
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Bahrain: Expat Labourer Jailed For Murdering Another Expat

A 38-year old expat construction labourer was sentenced to 10 years for murdering another expat labourer by the High Criminal Court.According to court details, the...

Bahrain: Residency permits extended

 The Bahrain Ministry of Interior has issued a decision extending the validity of residence permits under personal sponsorship in Bahrain for up to five...

Saudisation: Over 1000 Labor Inspections Every Day

The Ministry of Labor and Social Development has intensified inspections to enforce Saudization rules in the private sector, resulting in the closure of many...

Muscat: Hazardous gas leak in industrial zone

Quantities of ammonia had leaked at a gas company's facility in the industrial area according to the official sources.The Public Authority for Civil Defence...

British dad facing jail in Dubai after counterfeit note mix-up

Dad-of-two Billy Barclay was handcuffed and arrested in front of his horrified wife and two young kids at Dubai airport. Barclay, 31, is accused...

Jumeirah expands into Bahrain with a five-star hotel

The Jumeirah Group, the hospitality subsidiary of government-owned investment conglomerate Dubai Holding, will enter Bahrain for the first time, with a new five-star luxury...

44% of expats in Malaysia are happier since moving there

While Singapore has been consistently rated by expats as the best country in the world to live and work, Malaysia is rapidly rising up...

Indian tourists visiting Goa are scum

India: Goa’s tourism minister Vijai Sadesal thinks “Indian tourists visiting Goa are “scum”. Now the Aam Aadmi Partyin Goa, a political party today demanded an apology...

Study: Americans want to travel to Dubai, Costa Rica, and Iceland

 A trip to France’s famous vineyards. An excursion on the Italian Riviera. These popular destinations are perhaps surprisingly not at the top of the...

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