Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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The latest news affecting  expats in the GCC.

How does Kuwait reduce a $23.6bn budget deficit? Layoffs!

Kuwait’s budget deficit battle is off to a bad start.According to Arab Times, an agreement to supply Kuwait with Iraqi gas is hamstrung after...

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia agree to simplify business visa issuance

The 11th session of the Pakistan-Saudi Arabia Joint Ministerial Commission (JMC) began on Tuesday with a renewed pledge to boost bilateral economic, investment and...

Fines and bails: BD2.5m collected in year 2017

Manama : Around BD5 million in fines and bails was collected in 2017, according to latest data released by the Public Prosecution yesterday. The figures showed that...

Citizens’ needs government’s top most priority: PM

Manama : His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday affirmed government’s keenness in ensuring the welfare and safety of Bahrain’s  citizens. The...

Lindsay Lohan to shoot all-women film in Saudi Arabia

During an appearance on American talk show The Wendy Williams Show on Friday, Lindsay Lohan announced that she has plans to shoot a film in Saudi...

Will the collapse of UK construction firm Carillion impact business in...

The collapse of Carillion, the UK's second-largest construction company, is unlikely to significantly impact its interests and the projects in the UAE, according to...

UAE: Carry up to 45kgs for free to these destinations

Passengers flying with Emirates from Dubai can now carry up to 45kgs of baggage.According to the Emirates, passengers can enjoy additional baggage allowance in...

Dubai: Drivers must take sleep apnea test for licence

Professional drivers, including taxi drivers and long-haul truck drivers, should undergo sleep apnea testing as a prerequisite for acquiring or renewing a driver's license,...

Bahrain Festival City attracts 21000 visitors in first week

Manama, Jan. 16 (BNA): More than 21,000 people visited the Festival City at Bahrain Bay one of the main events held during the fourth-edition...

Rising prices in Saudi Arabia has an impact on Expats

DUBAI: Expatriate workers in Saudi Arabia will bear the brunt of rising inflation, according to a report by a London based economics consultancy.Jason Tuvey,...

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