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Senator Ralph Recto has urged President Duterte to extend the validity of Philippine passports to 10 years. Once approved, this will double their validity period, which is currently at five years. Related Post: How to Renew Philippine Passport in Dubai, UAE “Longer Expiry” The statement comes as a reminder to President Duterte, who had mentioned… Read More

As part of the preparations for Expo 2020 Dubai, 47 construction contracts worth 11 billion AED will be signed this year. These contracts include the creation of parking lots, support areas, and other infrastructure. They are open to local, regional, and even international businesses. “On Time and On Budget” According to the UAE Minister of… Read More

Firoz Merchant Bails Debt Prisoners

2017 has been declared as the Year of Giving in the UAE and what better way to start it than to learn about this act of kindness from an Indian businessman in Dubai. Firoz Merchant,  Chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers has pledged 1 Million USD (3.8 Million AED) to free those who are in jail in… Read More

Thrill-seekers are in for a treat, as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is launching a new rollercoaster on March 27, 2017. Dubbed as “Turbo Track,” it will zoom riders along a 180-meter track at speeds of about 102 kilometers per hour. Developer Miral is currently building the exciting new ride. Miral’s CEO, Mohammad Abdullah Al Zaabi,… Read More

tariq farekh korooti naia

A Filipina OFW from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, won a brand new car from Dubai-based private company, Korooti. The company conducted raffle draw at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila as part of a holiday promo. The brand new car is a Renault brand and has an estimated worth of 1 Million Pesos. NAIA-3… Read More

smart pedestrian signal

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is now testing a “smart light” system for keeping pedestrians safe. It uses sensor-based technology to detect movement and modify the timing of traffic signals. This means that when somebody is about to cross the street, it will change the time of the signal’s light accordingly. If there’s no one… Read More

dubai rain ncms report

There’s going to be a possible rain in the UAE in the next coming days. A tweet from the official Twitter account of the National Center of Meteorology & Seismology (NCMS) warns us of possible rain formation. If this happens, this will be Dubai’s first rain for the new year. NCMS is the governing body… Read More

aim fresh supermarket dubai rigga

Aim Fresh Supermarket opens in Al Rigga. This is a 24-hour grocery shop that sells Filipino products which will definitely be a hit among the resident in this side of Deira. Led by Consul General Paul Raymund P. Cortes, the establishment opened last January 12, 2017. Right after the opening, a short program followed with… Read More

maternity leave dubai goverment

Starting March 1, 2017, Dubai Government employees can take a paid maternity leave for three months. His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, recently approved the extension. The new policy comes as part of the government’s efforts to support employees and… Read More

Legoland Water Park is now open with so much to offer to the entire family especially to children 2-12 year old. Let’s not forget to those young at hearts who still wishes to enjoy Legoland Park. Yes! Adults can still enjoy the park as there are a lot of activities to reminisce our childhood memories… Read More

centara dubai

A 500-million AED beachfront resort project was just signed by Nakheel (UAE master developer) and Centara hotels and resorts (Thailand’s leading hotel group). The 550-room resort will be located on Deira island with an accessible access to Deira mall and Night Souk. The resort will also include a waterpark, dining facilities, kid’s club, spa and… Read More

Dubai has a still a lot more to offer to its residents and to tourists. Just recently, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai) announced another major project, the Dubai Harbour. Featuring Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s largest marina, this will… Read More

red color dubai bus to blue color

If you’ve been regularly taking the Dubai bus on your way to work, you might wonder why there are some buses that have been changed to a colour blue palette. This is the new scheme for the Dubai Metro Feeder Buses that was unveiled by RTA (Roads & Transport Authority). You might also like to… Read More