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New decree grants free accommodation for low-income labourers

21 July 2016
New decree grants free accommodation for low-income labourers
According to the latest decree, labourers earning monthly wages of less than Dh.2000 will enjoy free accommodation offered by the employers, provided, their establishment has more than 50 such workers.

Dubai Opera all set to open in August 2016

07 July 2016
Dubai Opera all set to open in August 2016
Located in proximity to the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, and Dubai Fountain, the Opera will have an iconic appearance as the world-famous Sydney Opera House.

Construction of Six Flags Dubai theme park begins

05 July 2016
Construction of Six Flags Dubai theme park begins
The Dubai Parks and Resorts today announced that the construction has begun for Six Flags Dubai. It is the first branded theme park in the region, which has marked the start of phase two of the development.

Dubai is home to region’s first smart street solution

05 July 2016
Dubai is home to region’s first smart street solution
This Smart Street Solution offers Wifi access and real-time news display, besides incorporating sensors monitoring humidity, temperature and air quality.

UAE Cabinet announces nine days Eid Holidays for public sector

29 June 2016
UAE Cabinet announces nine days Eid Holidays for public sector
The Eid Al Fitr holiday for Ministries and Federal Entities will start from 3rd July (28 of Ramadan 1437 Hijri year) with work resuming on Sunday, the 10th July 2016.

New service introduced for expat driving test

29 June 2016
New service introduced for expat driving test
The Dubai Road and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently made some amendments to Dubai driving theory test. Accordingly, expert translators would be used during the examination for those who do not know the 10 languages that the ...

Dubai likely to witness more than one million visitors this Ramadan

28 June 2016
Dubai likely to witness more than one million visitors this Ramadan
Retailers across Dubai are seeing steady spend during Ramadan, primarily driven by residents and international visitors, including those from across the GCC proximity markets.

Dubai ranks among top 10 green cities in the world

24 June 2016
Dubai ranks among top 10 green cities in the world
Dubai has been ranked among the best 10 global cities for green building, ranking eighth on the list, with a score of 43.5 percent in the green building efficiency and performance category.

The Tower in Dubai - more details revealed

16 June 2016
The Tower in Dubai - more details revealed
The oval-shaped bud which tops the 928m tall The Tower will house ten observation decks, including The Pinnacle Room, which offers 360 degree views of the city and beyond.

UAE introduces mandatory VAT system for companies

16 June 2016
UAE introduces mandatory VAT system for companies
The UAE has introduced mandatory Value Added Tax (VAT) System, and henceforth companies in the emirate recording more than Dh.3.75million in annual revenues would be obliged to register under this system.

Ramadan Night Market to open doors on 23rd June

13 June 2016
Ramadan Night Market to open doors on 23rd June
The popular Ramadan Night Market will kick-start in Dubai on 23rd June at Dubai World Trade Centre, and will last 10 days.

Gitex Technology Week 2016 to drive in smart city innovation in Middle East

09 June 2016
Gitex Technology Week 2016 to drive in smart city innovation in Middle East
The Gitex Technology Week 2016 will be held from 16th October to 20th October under the theme Reimagining Realities, and aims to highlight the manner in which technology transforms businesses

Ramadan 2016 begins in UAE today

06 June 2016
Ramadan 2016 begins in UAE today
The new moon has been sighted and Ramadan 2016 (1437 by Islamic Calendar) begins in UAE, Saudi Arabia and other GCC nations today, the 6th of June 2016.

UAE expats can carry more gold to India without paying duty

02 June 2016
UAE expats can carry more gold to India without paying duty
Expatriates in the UAE and elsewhere, will be able to carry more gold to India, henceforth, without paying customs duty or without any other hassles.

Mandatory health insurance deadline - a month to go

31 May 2016
Mandatory health insurance deadline - a month to go
Once the deadline is over, all resident visa approvals would be linked to insurance. Failure to obtain insurance on time will result in fine of Dh.500 monthly, for every dependent, which have to be paid by the sponsor.

Dubai likely to surpass London as topmost global retail destination

26 May 2016
Dubai likely to surpass London as topmost global retail destination
Dubai has retained its position as the second-most important international shopping destination globally for the fifth consecutive year this time, and continues to grow at a fast pace so as to achieve the status of world’s top ret...

Bollywood Parks Dubai to open doors in October 2016

24 May 2016
Bollywood Parks Dubai to open doors in October 2016
Dubai will shortly house the state-of-the-art Bollywood theme park, spread across 1.7million square feet, due to open in October 2016.

New rule mandates expats to clear all traffic fines before leaving UAE

19 May 2016
New rule mandates expats to clear all traffic fines before leaving UAE
Abu Dhabi Traffic Authorities plan to intensify penalties against road violators by scrapping the long-standing 50 percent discount in fines, particularly for speeding.

Air India Express begins direct flight from New Delhi to Dubai

17 May 2016
Air India Express begins direct flight from New Delhi to Dubai
Air India Express, the budget international subsidiary of government-run Air India, has begun direct services from New Delhi to the Gulf, with the first flight to Dubai, all set to take off.

UAE to ease visa procedures for medical tourists

10 May 2016
UAE to ease visa procedures for medical tourists
Visa procedures for patients visiting the UAE seeking medical treatment, will be made easier. This forms part of an effort to strengthen medical tourism in the UAE.

World's first fully air-conditioned stadium coming up in Dubai

06 May 2016
World's first fully air-conditioned stadium coming up in Dubai
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, viewed the designs of the Dh 3billion Mohammed bin Rashid Stadium, fully air conditioned, to be built in Al Aweer area, Dubai.

UAE considers man-made mountain to maximize rainfall

05 May 2016
UAE considers man-made mountain to maximize rainfall
The next ambitious plan chalked out by the emirate is to build a mountain to bring rainfall. This project has been referred to as an ‘ambitious’ one, not just due to its audacity, but the purpose that it would serve.

Digital Emirates Library officially launched in Dubai

03 May 2016
Digital Emirates Library officially launched in Dubai
The project will focus on spreading works by Emirati writers, authors and creators across the world. It aims to offer access to a million books in local, international culture and scientific fields.

New desert rules in Dubai within next three months

03 May 2016
New desert rules in Dubai within next three months
DTCM has revealed plans about launching the new desert tour and camp regulations that are aimed setting benchmarks for tour operators, including managing outdoor, cultural, and hospitality activities.

Dubai rents to get cheaper this year

27 April 2016
Dubai rents to get cheaper this year
The average cost of renting apartments and villas in Dubai may fall further in the year, as the slowdown in job market is likely to dampen the tenancy demand.
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