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UAE Offers Full Ownership to Foreign Investors in 122 Sectors

As the UAE government takes its a society in the direction where people are more accepting and tolerant of others, especially towards foreign nationals...

Oman Extends Hiring Ban on 4 Professions

As the government’s nationalisation programme pushes full steam ahead, measures that curb or discourage the entry and hiring of expats are to be expected....

Saudi Offers Permanent Residency for USD 213,000

The Middle East has been known for being extremely conservative on immigration laws, especially those that deal with permanent residency. Ten years ago, gaining...

Manpower Ministry to Rectify Work Status of Over 16,000 Expats in Oman

As the sultanate focuses on including more citizens in the workforce at the expense of foreign nationals, the government is continuously improving its system...

Dubai Airports Launch Trial Use of ‘Paper-Free Travel’ Biometric ID System

Where technology is cultivated in places like the UAE, residents can expect new innovations that would benefit them in processes that could further be...

Saudi Reveals Master Plan for Qiddiya Mega Project, ‘Capital of Entertainment’

With a number of national governments in the Middle East now focusing on non-petrol revenue sources, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has invested on...

Now, Residents Can Update Latin Names on Civil ID Cards Online – PACI

This year, the Ministry of Interior in Kuwait announced that it will no longer issue residency stickers on expat’s travel documents. Instead, this will...

Saudi Arabia Recognized as 1st Arab Country to Become Member of FATF

With so much going on in the Kingdom as of late in terms of policy reforms, as well as the government’s nationalization programme, it...

Qatar Airways Named World’s Best Airline for 2019

Being the best in a certain field within the region is admirable, but being called the best in the world defines excellence, and sets...

Saudi Arabia Reaffirms Commitment in Support of Women Empowerment

It’s been a long time coming, but initiatives to boost women’s rights and benefits in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are only signs of...

Visas for Dependent Sons Over 18 Years Can Now be Renewed in UAE

Coming of age in most parts of the world is an important transition that families look forward to. But for quite some time for...

Meet the First Female Saudi Commercial Pilot

At the turn of the last decade, much has changed in the way Saudis have viewed women. And while there are still religious and...

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24 People Arrested for Gambling during Apartment Raid in Kuwait

Gambling is considered an illegal activity (especially in many Middle Eastern countries) so please be mindful of this fact. In a recent report, 24...

Employee Gets Fired after Posting TikTok Video at Workplace

One of the main challenges of working abroad is getting accustomed to and observing the culture of the people and the workplace. If you’re...

Bahrain Rolls Out Digital Vaccine Passport

The Kingdom of Bahrain announced on Wednesday (February 17) that it has launched its own digital ‘vaccine passport’ for citizens. The move aims to help...

Saudi Suspends Travel from UAE, India, Pakistan Among 20 Countries

The Saudi government on Tuesday (February 2), suspended the entry of passengers from 20 countries, with the exception of diplomats, Saudi citizens, medical practitioners,...

[WATCH] Loyal Dog Boncuk Waits for Sick Owner at Hospital for 6 Days

We all know how pets, for some owners, aren’t considered just as animals, but family. And we’ve heard of stories how people take care...