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3Just recently, we shared about the upcoming Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), which will be held on the last week of December up to January next year. To kick off this much-awaited event, there will be 12-hour mega sale in participating malls and outlets! The 12-hour mega sale will be held from noon until midnight on… Read More

If you need to register your car or apply for a driver’s license anytime soon, take note of the latest fees and charges. The beginning of this month (December 1) marked the implementation of a new federal decree, which includes the increase in costs of vehicle-related services. Ministerial Decision No. 30 for 2017 was issued last… Read More

Several weeks ago, we shared about the search for the UAE’s Best Nanny Awards 2017, which was brought to us by Rise, a start-up firm based in Dubai. The grand prize is 1,000,000 in the winner’s home currency or AED 50,000 (whichever is lower). Almost 500 nannies were nominated for the grand title. When we inquired… Read More

Great news as all UAE drivers who have incurred traffic fines will get a discount of 50% if you pay it within the next 3 months! His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has issued a directive to the Ministry of Interior (MOI)… Read More

Phones are a necessary part of our everyday lives. We use them to send messages, make calls, and use the Internet. Starting next year, however, we’re gonna need to watch our phone bills more closely, since telecommunications companies will be charging value-added tax (VAT). Both major phone companies  in Dubai — Du and Etisalat —… Read More

The country’s events are celebrated all the way in France, as UAE National Day was observed at the Louvre Museum in Paris recently. Minister of State Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh attended the event, along with UAE Ambassador to France, Omar Saif Ghobash, and other officials. Similarly, the museum’s namesake in Abu Dhabi is all set to… Read More

A couple of weeks ago, students in Sharjah set a new record for forming the world’s largest human image of a boat. Aside from celebrating Children’s Day in India, the image paid tribute to the UAE National Day by featuring the colours of the UAE flag. Recently, it was the Dubai Police’s turn to set… Read More

The Ministry of Energy in the UAE has recently announced the prices of petrol for December — and it looks like we’ll be paying a little more for car fuel. Next month, the per litre cost of different types of petrol shall slightly increase. The rise in petrol prices could affect our overall cost of… Read More

Back in February, the UAE government announced plans to build the first human city on Mars one hundred years from now. And so, the “Mars 2117” project was born — a highly ambitious yet well-meaning effort to establish a human settlement on the red planet. The project was launched at the 5th World Government Summit by… Read More

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A Filipino blogger and his team based in Dubai recently launched Eternitee LLC, which offers inspirational apparel such as motivational t-shirts and other merchandise. As the company name suggests, their products are inspired by words of wisdom from the Bible. The company was founded by Ion Gonzaga, a blogger and senior web designer. In a… Read More

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The public holidays marking the birthday of Prophet Muhammad, UAE National day and Commemoration day have been announced for the the private and public sector. UAE residents, please be aware of the long weekend coming up. This is good news for those who want to maximize their holiday and might go or a quick vacation outside… Read More

It wasn’t too long ago when fossil experts discovered a species of hippopotamus that lived in the UAE. The specimen was found in the Al Dhafra region of Abu Dhabi, an area that used to be a thriving, rich habitat for numerous plants and animals in the region. Once again, UAE’s animal experts have discovered… Read More

Lots of motorists and commuters travel between Dubai and Sharjah everyday. Aside from going to work, they often see places to visit in Sharjah and vice-versa. As a result, the volume of traffic between the two emirates seems to be getting heavier, too! Authorities have decided to address the situation by constructing a new, nine-lane bridge… Read More

A few months ago, we shared an article about how to report cases of abuse. Many people, including overseas workers, experience abuse in one form or another. It is important that we know how to act quickly if we encounter such cases among our friends or even ourselves. In this article, we will talk about… Read More

When it comes to amazing attractions, Dubai seems to have it all. We can marvel at beautiful floral installations at Dubai Miracle Garden and be enchanted by the sights at Dubai Garden Glow. We can even go skiing or build a snowman at Ski Dubai, any time of the year! Aside from all these, there’s always… Read More

When it comes to food safety, the UAE government takes its job very seriously. Earlier this year, the Dubai Municipality banned several products that have “questionable” ingredients, including a certain brand of coffee and a number of slimming capsules. To serve the people of Dubai even better, the agency recently launched a new app: the Food… Read More