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Saudi National in Bahrain Wins AED 12M in Big Ticket Abu Dhabi Raffle

A fast-food business owner in Bahrain recently became one of the winners of the Abu Dhabi Big Ticket raffle draw. ALSO READ: Saudi Offers Permanent Residency...

WATCH: Man Escapes Death as Car Hits Wall in Saudi

A video has made rounds on social media showing a man narrowly escaping death by a few seconds after he left his seat when...

Saudi Arabia to Relax Flight Restrictions Starting September 15

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday (September 13) that it will partially lift its suspension on international flights starting September 15. The Kingdom has placed...

Expats Can Now Enjoy 5-Year ‘Retirement Visa’ in Dubai

The image that comes to mind when you hear the word 'Dubai' paints that of luxury, convenience, and modern lifestyle. Good news for expats...

Gas Explosion in Restaurant in Abu Dhabi, UAE

A gas explosion occurred in a restaurant in the UAE's capital, Abu Dhabi on Monday - 31st August 2020. The blast happened in a...

Syria in Total Blackout after Pipeline Gas Explosion

An Arab gas pipeline exploded between Al-Dumair and Adraa areas which caused a total blackout overnight in Syria. According to state news agency SANA, Eng....

4.9 Magnitude Earthquake in Algeria Causes Panic and Damages Homes

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake caused panic and damaged homes in Mila, Algeria at 10:15am on a Friday - August 7, 2020. This occurred in...

Pray for Lebanon, Countries Light Up Lebanese Flag in Solidarity after Beirut Explosion

Few hours after the massive blast at the port area of the Lebanese capital, the hashtags #PrayforLebanon and #PrayforBeirut trended on social media.  And as people began...

Air India Express Flight from Dubai-Kerala Crash, Plane Splits in Two as it Skids Off Runway in Kerala

An Air India Express plane flight accident occurred on (Friday) August 7, 2020 when the plane skidded off a runway in Kerala's Kozhikode. The plane...

Bride’s Wedding Photoshoot in Beirut Captures Horrific Explosion

It was supposedly the happiest day of her life - until her entire world shook, literally.  A happy couple in Beirut was spending a blissful...

WATCH: Hero Housemaid Saves Little Girl During Beirut Explosion

An unnamed female migrant worker has been labelled a hero online after her noble act of saving her ward during the massive explosion in...

Huge Fire Breaks out in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

A large fire broke out Saudi Arabia. The fire erupted in makeshift offices in Haramain Sulaymaniyah district in Jeddah. According to reports, Saudi Arabia Firefighters...

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BI Issues Warning to OFWs: Using Old OECs is Illegal

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) issued a warning about a scam targeting former OFWs. The scheme works by giving former OFWS new tourist visas...

UAE Gov’t Introduces New ‘Hayat-Vax’

Reinforcing the country’s staunch efforts to develop herd immunity among its residents, the UAE government announced a joint project between the UAE G42 and...

After Saudi Ban on Use of the Word ‘Maids’ in Job Ads, Kuwait Follows Suit

The Middle East has seen important reforms concerning policies in dealing with domestic helpers. In Kuwait, the use of the word, ‘maid’ in advertisements...

Ramadan 2021: What are The Protocols to be Observed this Year?

Earlier, astronomy experts have projected that Ramadan in the UAE this year will fall on April 13 or 14, depending on the country’s moon-sighting...

Now, Saudi-based Employers and Recruiters Should Not Use the Word ‘Maid’ in Job Adverts

The Saudi government has announced that no form of job advertisements, whether on paper or online, should use the word ‘maid’ after it has...