Monday, August 19, 2019

Health & Education

Expat Life in GCC, Accident rates and fatalities, Qualification of Employees in Job Sector in GCC, Healthy Lifestyle, Climate Updates and Implementation of Road Safety Measures.

Dubai to get 10 new schools, fees starting at Dh15,000

Parents' education spending continues to be a sensitive subject here in the UAE, according to a recent report published by HSBC. But with 10 new...

PH hails benefits for 50,000 Filipino helpers in Qatar

The Philippines hailed a new law in Qatar that gives benefits such as limited working hours, annual vacations, and paid sick leaves to domestic...

Cooling collars to keep Dubai street cleaners cool

The Waste Management Department of the Dubai Municipality recently distributed "cooling collars" to its cleaners to protect them from summer heat and humidity, when noontime temperatures...

McDonald’s UAE boss says adding healthy food to menu doesn’t work

The biggest challenge for McDonald’s UAE is “making people buy more salads,” according to its managing director and partner Rafic Fakih. Fakih said there...

Correspondence courses by Indian state universities illegal in UAE

The Indian Consulate in Dubai has warned students in the UAE that it is illegal for universities from any state of India to run...

More than half of UAE employees take work home

Something big has been happening in many working individuals’ lives over the last decade — a phenomenon termed the ‘working vacation’. This is a...

Saudi universities told to hire less expat academics

Public universities in Saudi Arabia have been told to hire foreign researchers as a last resort only, according to reports.Institutions have been directed to...

HEALTH: Fasting for better health

The 5:2 diet includes five days of regular eating and two days of 800 calories People can eat what they like in the...

Saudi to be prosecuted for calling expat doctor a ‘black slave’

Attacked doctor (in grey) and Dr. Al Rabia (in traditional clothes) Source: Twitter/SaudiMOHLate on Thursday, Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Health announced that its officials will take legal action against...

UAE parents need close to DH1million per child to cover education...

Parents who raise their child in the UAE and later send them to a university outside the country can expect to spend not just...
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