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Dubai Run On Sheikh Zayed Road Pictures

In Dubai, United Arab Emirates, many residents joined in the Dubai 30x30: Dubai Run on Sheikh Zayed Road - the first-ever run on the...

Over 2000 Runners Participated in the First Mai Dubai City Half Marathon

First running event of its kind in Dubai Attended by Instagram star Joe Wicks Athletes, their friends and family enjoyed the sights and...

UAE Ranks Among Top Arab Countries for Social Progress

The UAE has once again outshone its neighboring countries in the Middle East in terms of social progress according to a new report. The 2019...

Ithra Dubai Begins Construction of World’s Largest Cantilever

Ithra Dubai has released a statement that it is now working on the first sliding phase of the world's largest cantilever or 'The Link',...

UAE Gov’t Staff to Get Shorter Working Hours for this Reason

UAE government employees who have school-going children can get up to three hours off work during the first week of the new academic term...

Financial Considerations for Expats in the UAE

The appeal of a high standard of living, low taxation, and lucrative salaries – on top of the bright, sunny weather – are among...

[WATCH] Sheikh Mohammed Inspects Dubai Expo 2020 Construction Progress

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, paid a visit to...

UAE School Admits Students Who Can’t Afford Fees

In the country’s bid to further raise its global competitiveness, a newly opened private Pakistani school in Sharjah is accepting students who cannot afford...

A First: UAE Gets Single-Letter Government Domain

With a series of smart initiatives set in the pipeline for governments in the UAE, the national government has launched a new move that...

Here are the Booming Job Sectors in UAE, Saudi Arabia

As countries in the Middle East such as the UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are moving away from its heavy dependence on...

Dubai Gov’t Launches Green Transport Initiative with 94 Eco-friendly Buses

With the oil crisis that has hit the region during the last decade, many governments in the Middle East have shifted their attention in...

Doing This at Accident Sites in Abu Dhabi Can Land You in Jail or Fined AED 150K

Road accidents are among the top causes of deaths in the UAE. It is for this reason that authorities are expanding their measures to...

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In 2018, the Omani government announced a temporary ban on visas issued for the recruitment of expatriate manpower in several professions. Two years later and the 'temporary'...

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Sponsoring Your Family in the UAE: A Guide

Did you know that you can sponsor your family in the UAE? If you are a male expat worker earning at least AED 4,000...