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Workers get to speak better English in UAE

SmartReading is a reading programme started by the SmartLife in line with the 2016 UAE Government initiative of the Year of Reading. The five-month...

New medicine in UAE for diabetes

The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention will introduce a new medicine for Type 2 diabetes which will be administered through a small titanium...

Allowing Saudi women to drive will save SR20bn: Official

Abdullah Ahmed Al-Moghlooth, a member of the Saudi Economic Association (SEA), praised King Salman’s decision to allow women to drive, saying he believes this...

Tax authority clarifies price-setting mechanism for excise tax in UAE

Following the introduction of excise tax in the UAE on October 1, the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has clarified that the Excise Goods Price...

2017 billionaires’ list: Meet the richest people in UAE

In this year's rankings released by Forbes, at least five UAE residents made it to the top five list and their combined fortunes ballooned...

Saudi Arabia to build world’s largest Islamic museum in Croatia!

A Saudi delegation visited Croatia. They visited the Town Museum of Vukovar, went on a tour of the Danube River, and was also introduced...

These photos show another side of Saudi Arabia

You know those Instagram accounts that make you want to book a week of leave? We’ve found another one, and it belongs to 31-year-old Leah...

UAE: 50% ‘sin’ tax could have global consequences

 The United Arab Emirates has instituted a hefty tax on sugary drinks and cigarettes: 50% on soda and 100% on energy drinks and tobacco products.The tax, which went into effect...

Top regulator says Saudi reforms carry execution risk but huge opportunities

One of Saudi Arabia's top financial regulators has admitted there are "execution risks" surrounding the huge reforms the country is embarking on, but spoke...

How allowing women to drive will change Saudi Arabia

The announcement last week that Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has lifted the ban on women driving doesn’t mean that females have had no real...

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