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A new draft law has been approved in the UAE to protect the rights of domestic workers and their employers, revealed H H Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
The tourism sector in the UAE has grown ten-fold over the past four decades, owing to major investments and extensive drive to diversify the oil-based economy of the UAE, an expert said.
Nakheel aims to woo more tourists and residents into the Palm Jumeirah, with the opening of a new shopping mall.
The Industrial Sector in the UAE grew by 11percent in 2011 continuing to maintain its position as second largest component of GDP, following hydrocarbon sector, revealed a new study.
A project to build an 820-metre-long pedestrian walkway connecting Burj Khalifa-The Dubai Mall to nearby metro station is being launched in Dubai.
Just before the kick-starting of the 17th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (DEPE) claimed that the DSF 2011 has given Dh.
The hotels in Dubai have begun gearing up for the 17th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), offering best deals to-date, so as to draw thousands of visitors, who will flock the emirate during the 32-day period, beginning 5th January.
Dubai Airports is likely to surpass an historical 50million annual traffic this year, as it recorded a 8.
Various Ministries and local authorities will be linked with Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) towards second half of 2012, to provide a fool-proof system.
The 10-day Sharjah Water Festival, which concluded on Friday, drew nearly 180,000 visitors.
The Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has approved a Dh 1bn five-year plan for paving internal roads in several residential areas in Dubai.
The launch of e-registration forms for the ID cards will begin from 1st January, after which, the applicants seeking to register in the UAE need not stand in long queues at registration centres, the Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) has announced.
Manazel Real Estate has announced the launch of Capital Mall, which forms a part of 230,000 square meter master development, called 9712 Capital, located in Mohammad Bin Zayed City.
Christmas Day, which falls on 25th December, is a holiday, in celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, the central figure of Christianity.
Iceland Water Park has announced opening of its second water theme park in Abu Dhabi, following the launch of a major water theme park in RAK last year.
A senior Interior Ministry official has decided to check any further mistakes or delays in delivery of new electronic passports (e-passports) in the UAE, in future.
Foreign companies establishing themselves on specialized economic zones, or when making major investments in sectors such as manufacturing and tourism, can hope for full equity ownership in UAE, revealed Abdullah Al Saleh, Undersecretary in the Ministry of Foreign Trade.
The Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) has announced that beginning 1st April 2012, Dubai will link residence visas to Emirates Identity Cards.
Emirates Airline, the largest passenger carrier in the world, is on a hiring spree and has announced that it is likely to recruit over 8500 new employees within next two years.
The Presidential decision to increase salaries of Federal civil servants, is said to benefit over 30,000 expatriates, and will improve business in the second largest Arab economy, according to analysts and officials.
The Dubai International Airport is enjoying great passenger growth this year, and is on way to becoming the second busiest airport in the world.
The UAE launched New Electronic Passports (e-passport) for Emiratis yesterday.
Following the successful registration of residents, the EIDA has now announced that the work permits (labour cards) which are mandatory at present, will be merged with the ID cards.
The UAE is the latest Gulf State to raise the salaries of Public Sector employees.