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korooti uae company jobs

UAE-based company, Korooti, is hiring OFWs for various positions to be based in the Philippines. The job opportunities include marketing/sales, IT programmer (PHP), graphic designer, social media personnel, and PRO. This is a unique situation wherein OFWs can go home and work in the Philippines while still having competitive salaries. Even if you are already… Read More

laptop ban emirates us flights

To all passengers travelling to the US, be advised that electronic devices other than smartphones are not allowed to be hand-carried in Emirates airline flights. These devices, which includes laptops and tablets, should be checked in your baggages. This directive takes effect from 25th March to 14th October 2017 and is applicable to all US-bound… Read More

sheikh mohammed world happiness council

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai, has announced the creation of the first ever “World Happiness Council.” The statement was made just before the celebration of International Happiness Day, which is celebrated on the 20th of March every year. “World Happiness Council” Established According to… Read More

If you’re looking for an exciting place to visit with your family and friends, simply head to the Global Village. This is an entertainment center, cultural attraction, and shopping destination all rolled into one. As the name suggests, the “Global Village” showcases different countries from around the world. Aside from from offering a fantastic cultural… Read More

If you have been living in the UAE for some time, you might have thought about bringing your children to the country as well. To do this, you need to get them a residence visa through sponsorship. We’ve discussed before how you can sponsor your spouse in the UAE. In this article, you will learn… Read More

Canada has been one of the places where Filipinos and expats tend to look for work. According to a conversation I had with a colleague, he and his family are using Dubai as a stepping stone while preparing documents and gathering experience. He said it’s much easier to apply to immigrate from Dubai to Canada… Read More

Our next OFW feature is with Nicholette, a young Filipina secretary and document controller in Dubai. She used to work as a highschool teacher for an all-girls private school, but grabbed the opportunity to travel and work in Dubai. Like many Pinoys, Nicholette came to the UAE to seek and provide a good life for her… Read More

al satwa street art dubai

Known for its ultramodern architecture – with the world’s tallest skyscraper built on its land, impressive man-made islands, luxury cars just typically roaming their streets, and automated teller machine dispensing gold (while ours only have the capacity to dispense cash!), it is no wonder Dubai is listed among the most expensive cities in the world,… Read More

Summer is coming soon in the UAE, so don’t forget to wear your shades and lather on the sunscreen. This is also the season for getting your car tinted, as a means of protection against the glaring summer heat. Related Post: How to Apply for a Driving License in Dubai But before you go and… Read More

Once again, Dubai ranked No. 1 in terms of quality of living in the Middle East and Africa. For five years in a row, the city has topped the list of Mercer’s Quality of Living Survey in the region, while coming in 74th place in the overall global rankings. In an official press release, Mercer… Read More

The most expensive burger in the world has been sold for a whopping AED 36,700. Why the high price? It’s all for a good cause. The “Burgerstack” was sold during an auction that raised money for a cancer charity. The Pink Bite breast cancer charity auction was held in Galeries Lafayette, Le Gourmet at the… Read More

A friendly reminder to social media users: ranting and sharing hate posts have serious consequences. An Indian national learned this the hard way recently. After ranting against his former employer on Facebook, he is now facing deportation and a AED 250,000 fine. The verdict was issued for “misusing information technology means,” Gulf News reported. Initially, Dubai… Read More

Despite thousands of passengers passing through everyday, Dubai Airports never fails to provide excellent service. Their latest addition? WOW-Fi, the fastest free Wi-Fi connection in the world. With Internet speeds reaching up to 100mbps, it surpasses Wi-Fi connections in all other airports. WOW-Fi “Wows” Passengers with High-Speed Wi-Fi  “As the biggest international airport in the… Read More

Dubai-based construction technologies firm, Cazza, has announced that it will build the first ever 3D printed skyscraper in the world. Using a technique known as “crane printing,” the firm will use cranes designed for making 3D printed structures that are higher than 80 meters. Notably, Cazza is known for its 3D printing construction system. The… Read More

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a Viking or a Ghostbuster? Or perhaps you’ve always wanted to see Hotel Transylvania and Smurfs Village “for real.” All of this is possible at Motiongate in Dubai, a theme park that features blockbusters by Hollywood’s biggest studios: Columbia Pictures, DreamWorks, and Lionsgate. What to Expect… Read More

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