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I received my UAE labour card the other day. It was given to me by my employer since they are the ones who processed it. After about a month of signing my Labor Contract (which indicated a LIMITED status), I finally have the brown card to prove that I’m legally employed in Dubai! This is… Read More

MallConnect, Deira City Center’s FREE mall WiFi system, is now available to everyone who wants to surf online inside this Dubai mall. This was set up recently and seeing this move for innovation is a great step to provide better service to its loyal patrons. Question now is how do you connect to the free… Read More

SPORTER DISCOUNT COUPON CODE: Use this coupon code when you buy any item (protein powder, supplements, snacks, etc.) from Sporter.com and you will get 10% OFF your total purchase Apply the coupon code upon check-out! This deal is exclusive to our readers. ST-FX001 ——————————– Since I don’t have much time to spend by going to… Read More

It’s nice to get some comments from readers about this Filipino Dubai blog. I know I don’t update this site as often compared to other websites that I own. But to have a few followers without heavily promoting this page helps reassure me that there are people who make time to read about random experiences… Read More

There are lots of gyms in Dubai. Only thing is that they’re mostly off my budget. I work about 10 hours a day from my shift in a retail shop inside a mall, I have less time on my hands. Given that I also use the remaining free hours to blog about Dubai, I have… Read More

It’s been 10 months now since I’ve lived in Dubai. Yet I haven’t claimed it as a home. But I’m starting to love it. I guess it hasn’t fully sunk in that I’m actually a Filipino expat living in this desert city. I came here for personal reasons and I found work as a retail… Read More

The other day, we went to the Mall of the Emirates to meet up with fellow Pinoys in Dubai. We chanced upon an exhibit of the real estate development project. They were going to create a new city in Dubai called Falcon City. On the exhibit shows the new city with residences and commercial buildings.… Read More

It turns out that it was not only Baskin Robbins that was giving away free ice cream and stuff after Dubai was announced Winner of the Expo2020 (Exposition2020) bidding event. Other establishments like Tim Hortons, Cold Stone Creamery, etc. were also in the mood for celebration as they handed our free food, drinks and snacks… Read More

Was inside Deira City Center Mall today and I chanced upon a long line people in the Baskin Robbins counter. Upon inquiring, I found out that they’re giving away FREE Ice Cream to celebrate Dubai’s victory in the EXPO2020 bidding. Baskin Robbins Dubai – DCC, Dubai, UAE. In the Philippines, Baskin Robbins is a brand… Read More

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My employer told me to book a ticket to Kish Island in Iran as I will be doing my Exit there. I had to exit Dubai, UAE in order to have my passport stamped with an Employment Visa once I come back. Many Filipinos use Kish Island as the exit point to re-enter Dubai with… Read More

These are exciting times as Dubai wins the bid to host the Expo2020! This is the biggest event that this city in the United Arab Emirates is preparing for. Seeing so many advertisements and contributions from both government and private sectors makes the whole occasion so exciting. The UAE had ranked first in the first… Read More

Can you believe that the United Arab Emirates is only 42 years old? This December 2, we will be celebrating the UAE National Day in Dubai. I can see so many buildings decorated with UAE flags. Mall shops, cars, offices, banks, etc. the UAE flag is present in different places. UAE color and memorabilia for… Read More

Dubai is gearing up for the announcement of the 2020 EXPO bidding winner. By November 27, 2013, it will be determined who will be hosting the biggest cultural event in the world. Now what is the Expo 2020? This was a question I asked before as I was not aware of it until I arrived… Read More

Sbarro is here! I live near Bur Dubai area and I’ve been waiting for the Sbarro restaurant to open. For months, there was only a sign outside indicating “SOON TO OPEN”, but now it has finally introduced to the Dubai market. This is their first branch in Dubai and it’s good to have a pizza… Read More

After working as an OFW in Dubai for 10 months, I finally set up a Savings Account from RAKBANK. I now have a debit card to use and I can deposit a certain amount every payday to set aside money for future use. My UAE RAKBANK Fast Saver Account – initial deposit of 1000 AED.… Read More

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