≡ Menu



These days, the weather in the city is nice, cool, and perfect for going outside. Everyone seems to be taking advantage of the fresh air and the smell of wet grass. Even the Al Maktoum family, the ruling family of Dubai, has been spending quality time outdoors. Family photos of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin… Read More

Philippine mangoes, coffee blends, and other products will be showcased at the 22nd Gulfood fair, which will be held at the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) from February 26 – March 2, 2017. The products will be part of FoodPHILIPPINES, an initiative of the Department of Trade and Industry’s Center for International Trade Expositions and… Read More

Sir Tom Jones headlines the first night of the Dubai Jazz Festival held at the Dubai Media City Amphitheater. The crowd was packed as they listened to the top singer-songwriter from Welsh. February 22 – Tom Jones – Emirates Airlines Dubai Jazz Festival 2017 Tom Jones Concert in Dubai Photos Here are some pictures of last… Read More

Meet Roi Lester, a young and ambitious sales manager working for an IT company in Dubai. Only 22 years old, he already has a lot of experience working in different industries. Even while in college, Roi was already working as a fastfood service crew and as a telecom sales agent. When he graduated, he worked in a… Read More

If you are living in the UAE with your family or if you are planning to bring them there, then you should also think about which school your children can go to. Fortunately, there are several schools in the country that cater mostly to the Filipino community. The following schools, which are situated across the… Read More

Get ready to see some amazing street art, as the Dubai Canvas 3D Art Festival 2017 is coming soon at City Walk. From March 1 – 7, the lifestyle destination will become an “open air canvas,” where 25 artists from around the world will showcase their 3D artworks. The festival is organized by the creative… Read More

If you are going to the Philippines anytime soon, now is your chance to pack more items. Cebu Pacific (CEB), the country’s largest carrier, has announced a special promo for Middle East passengers. Those who are traveling to Manila from Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, and Riyadh will receive an extra 25kg baggage allowance from February 13 –… Read More

Cayan Group has released a statement strongly condemning the act of a Russian model performing a daredevil stunt by hanging on the edge of the Cayan Tower roof top. Dubai Police are also probing into the issue. This week, a video of Viktoria Odintcova surfaced on social media which shows her dangling on the rooftop of… Read More

sss check contributions online

For Filipinos, it is good to have a Social Security System (SSS) account as a means of saving for the future. The system also offers insurance, loans, and other benefits. Hence, it is important to keep track of contributions by going to the nearest SSS branch and verifying your transactions. However, going to an SSS… Read More

pinay ofw dubai mixologist

Meet Honey, a senior head mixologist and pre-opening supervisor for a restaurant that is opening very soon in Business Bay area – Cuisinero Uno. Honey studied Computer Science in college but accidentally got into the Food and Beverage industry. Last 2015, she won a gold medal award in a beverage competition at the SIAL Middle East, competing… Read More

rain uae weekend

UAE residents should prepare for another rainy weekend as more scattered rainshowers are to occur until Saturday. We have been experiencing an unstable weather in the UAE the past few weeks and the National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) confirms that it will continue in the next few days. Unstable Weather in UAE to Continue A tweet from the… Read More

uae mars project

Although most people can only wonder about living on Mars, the UAE’s top officials are taking actual steps to realize this dream. One hundred years from now, the first human settlers could be living on the red planet, courtesy of the “Mars 2117 Project.” The project was revealed by none other than the Vice President,… Read More

There’s a new game in town, and it’s all about Dubai. As part of its efforts to promote the city as a global business and tourism hub, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched a brand new board game: Dubai-Opoly. As the name suggests, Dubai-Opoly is patterned after the popular board game, “Monopoly.”… Read More

An 850 Million AED worth of construction projects have started at Ibn Battuta Mall in Dubai. This includes a high-rise residential tower of 55 storeys, 16 cinemas, and a retail and car park expansion of the mall. All this will create a new landmark in Jebel Ali area. Nakheel, master developer and creator of project… Read More

City beaches are about to get a makeover, as the Dubai Municipality plans to spend 35 million AED on improving marine facilities and coastal protection. This includes the addition of floating anchors, swimming barriers, and pollution prevention barriers. Based on an article from Khaleej Times, the two-year project was approved by the Deputy Ruler of… Read More

≡ Menu