Tuesday, October 22, 2019

GCC Countries

Stay updated with the Latest news in GCC Countries: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman on Business, Technology and Life Style.

MPs reject latest new tax proposal for expats

Parliament has voted against a government proposed sewage tax for expats and the private sector. The proposal constituted a 50% increase in monthly utility...

Another baby found abandoned in Oman

A newborn baby was found abandoned near a mosque recently in Rustaq province, 150 kilometres away from Muscat. The baby girl, believed to be...

Qatar: one of the friendliest countries in the world for Muslim...

Qatar has once again been ranked among the top 10 most popular tourist destinations for Muslims around the world, according to a new report compiled by Islamic travel...

FIFA sacks those who EXPOSED corruption at Manama meeting.

FIFA sacks the leaders of ethics committee whose investigations resulted in the suspensions of senior corrupt officials within the organisation.In a statement released on...

Good times turn to pain for UAE construction

Investors in United Arab Emirates construction stocks can remember the good days — when oil above $100 a barrel encouraged a seemingly endless stream...

Kuwait deported tens of thousands of expats in 2016-2017

There have been pressures on the Kuwaiti government to rebalance the “demographic imbalance”, in which expats make up an estimated 70 percent of its...

Cleric’s verdict postponed to May 21

The trial of religious cleric, Isa Qassim, was yesterday postponed to May 21 wherein the final verdict will be announced.Qassim, who got his citizenship...

Crane crashes injuring 10 after in Dubai

Footage has emerged showing the moment a gigantic crane came crashing down at one of the world's busiest ports, narrowly missing an office block...

30-90% discounts in Dubai stores, 18-20th May

Dubai's three-day Super Sale is a new citywide retail initiative that will offer shoppers the opportunity to pick up amazing deals across a range...

Saudi women are a captive market for Uber and Careem

NASHMIAH Alenzy, a doctor in Saudi Arabia’s conservative Qassim region, uses ride-hailing apps at least two or three times a week, and sometimes every...

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