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fire lamcy plaza

March 3, 2017 – Fire breaks out at Lamcy Plaza shopping center around midday today. To keep everyone safe and to help put out the fire, the shopping center has evacuated people in the area. The civil defense team are onsite fighting the blaze. As per updates, the fire is now under control and no injuries… Read More

A friendly reminder to Dubai’s drivers: Think twice before you cut queues and jump lanes, or you’ll get caught in the act. The Dubai Police has recently installed new radars that will help capture motorists who break the rules. According to the Assistant to the Dubai Police Chief for Operations Affairs, Major-General Mohammad Saif Al… Read More

Starting March 8, 2018, passengers will no longer be allowed to check in bags without flat surfaces at Dubai Airports. The new policy aims to help improve baggage operations and reduce the risk of mishandling at Dubai International. The new policy entails the following rules: All bags should have a flat surface. No irregular-shaped bags… Read More

rta bus crackdown

We would like to remind everyone to please make sure that you successfully tap your NOL card when you ride the public bus. RTA Public Transport Agency is cracking down on malpractices of commuters when riding theses RTA buses. In January this year, there were 878 violations of fare payment evasion. This is an improvement… Read More

expo dubai location address theme districts

The Expo 2020 Dubai is only 3 years away and construction of the site are on schedule. Dubai-based company, Al Futtaim Carillion has been appointed as the main contractor to develop three Theme Districts worth AED 2.2 billion. This is also the first contract in a total of AED 11 billion worth of construction projects… Read More

ofw success

These days, more and more Filipinos are going abroad to search for “greener pastures” and to provide for their families back home. Some of them are able to save and invest their money into buying a new house, a new car, and even starting their own business. However, not all overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) become… Read More

dubai parks and resorts uae residents offer

Good news for UAE residents who want to visit any of the parks in Dubai Parks and Resorts as you can now take advantage of resident offer where you can get into Legoland Waterpark or Bollywood Parks Dubai for 165 AED, or tour Legoland Dubai or Motiongate Dubai for 210 AED. This offer is valid throughout… Read More

dubai airports

(DXB) Dubai International Airport has reached another record as it began the new year with a record-breaking 8 million passengers as per traffic report by operator Dubai Airports. According to a news report from WAM, “passenger traffic rose 9.7 per cent to 8,037,008 in January 2017, up from 7,327,637 in the same month in 2016.… Read More

sheikh hamdan boat show dubai

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, visited the Dubai International Marine Club and toured the exhibition for the Dubai International Boat Show. This is the 25th edition of the said 5-day event which is the region’s leading marine luxury and lifestyle event. Plenty of waterfront projects are… Read More

Australian hit singer and songwriter Sia is coming soon to Dubai. The eight-time Grammy Award nominee will bring down the curtain at the 22nd Dubai World Cup, which will be held on March 25, 2017 at the Meydan Racecourse. This will be the first time that the famous “Chandelier” singer is performing in the UAE.… Read More

World Latin pop sensation Enrique Iglesias closes the 3rd and final night of the Emirates airline Dubai Jazz Festival at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. Fans of the Spanish singer, songwriter and record producer danced to his famous hits. When asked to choose between upbeat or slow tracks, concert-goers were in unison in requesting him to… Read More

nom nom restaurant free meal

A restaurant giving away free food? Sounds impossible, but not for this Dubai-based restaurant, which offers free meals to people who are unemployed and looking for jobs. For the past two years since it opened, the Nom Nom Asia Restaurant has been offering free meals to job-seekers. The restaurant, which serves Thai, Chinese, Indonesian, and… Read More

Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has ordered the reckless driver and his companions in the City Walk car stunt to render community service by cleaning the Dubai streets for 4 hours per day for 30 days. Last February 17, a 17-year-old Emirati driver performed… Read More

mariah carey live in dubai jazz fest 2017

Global pop icon Mariah Carey was at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre as a featured artisit during the second night of the Emirates Dubai Jazz Festival 2017. Adoring fans awaited the singer and songwriter as she performed her classic tunes Mariah Carey Concert in Dubai Photos Below are some photos of Mariah Carey live in Dubai… Read More

egypt tourist visa application dubai

Expats in Dubai who want to travel to Egypt may need to apply for a tourist visa beforehand. Depending on your nationality, you may need to visit the Consulate General of Egypt to get a visa so you can travel to this country. Here’s a step by step guide how. Egypt offers the traveler with… Read More

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