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Airport Employees Quickly Manage Car Fire at Dubai Airport Terminal 2

A fire broke out from a passenger vehicle in Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 2 last September 16 (Monday), but was quickly contained by the Department of Civil Defence in Al Qusais that same day. During the incident, the airport’s Terminal 2 employees were also quick to respond professionally to manage the situation helping authorities perform… Read more

Miss Universe Catriona Gray Flies to Dubai for a 3-Day Visit

Watch out Dubai netizens! A queen will soon set foot in the prized city of the Middle East – it’s none other than Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray! Reigning Miss Universe Catriona Gray, who is the fourth Filipina to win the coveted title, will be flying to Dubai for a three-day jam-packed schedule including a… Read more

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Neutral Fuels, the company that has made net zero biofuels commercially viable, will be hosting the first-ever 100% environmentally sustainable rock concert with a net-zero carbon footprint. The concert, titled “Rock the World/Save the Planet” will be coming to Dubai on November 15th with a fantastic line-up, including a major coup for the opening act:… Read more

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Emirates NBD is a leading banking group in the region. In case you want to know the branches available of this bank in Dubai, please check the information below for a directory listing. Also Read: Guide to Banking, Taxes and Wills in UAE Emirates NBD was formed on 19 June 1963, when H.H. Late Sheikh… Read more

Dubai Gov’t Opens Two Major Streets to Public

Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the opening of two major roads through the Al Yalayis and Al Asayel Streets Improvement Project last Saturday (September 14). According to the RTA, the project serves the local economy and offers additional entry/exit points for development projects in the area such as Al Furjan, Discovery Gardens… Read more

UAE Expat Slapped with AED 1 Million Fine for Illegal Access to Gov’t Data

An expat working as a public department employee in the UAE has been sentenced to three years in jail for illegally obtaining confidential information from a government facility. In line with the violation committed, the Abu Dhabi Cassation Court also ordered the European national to settle a AED 1 million fine. He shall then be… Read more

Gov’t Ends Issuance of UAE Tourist Visa Fee Waiver for Dependents below 18

In an announcement by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA), the tourist visa fee waiver for children younger than 18 traveling to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has officially ended last September 15 (Sunday). According to the announcement by the ICA, the exemption is applicable for tourists traveling to the country from July… Read more

Man on Trial for Assaulting Filipina Jobseeker in Dubai

Cases of abuse are always tragic news, especially when it involves a fellow kabayan. Just like the recent case of a female jobseeker who was assaulted inside an apartment in Dubai. ALSO READ: Man Sexually Assaults Sleeping Filipina in Dubai Villa The victim, a 36-year-old Filipina, was looking for a job when she met the defendant, a… Read more

GITEX Shopper returns to Dubai World Trade Centre between September 24-28

Heads up as GITEX Shopper festival is approaching and this five-day event will take place at the Sheikh Saeed Halls of Dubai World Trade Centre on September 24 to 28, 2019! Every gadget and technology enthusiast in Dubai is aware of this event because this is the season where you can expect plenty of deals,… Read more

Since 1967, Mashreq Bank has provided millions of customers and businesses with banking and financial services. If you want to know the locations of the Mashreq branches in Dubai as well as the ATM locations, please check the list below. Also Read: List of Emirates NBD Branches and ATMs in Dubai Mashreq is one of the… Read more

Good-Hearted Residents Rescue Woman Abandoned by Family in Dubai

A 61-year-old Indian woman was rushed to the hospital after she collapsed near Oud Metha Metro Station. There were no family or friends by her side at that time – but there were Good Samaritans, who sought help from the nearby St. Mary’s Catholic Church, which tapped their team of doctors to evaluate her. Good… Read more

Three Illegal Recruiters Arrested at MCIA

Operation specialists from the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) arrested three illegal recruiters at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport last Tuesday (September 10) for alleged human trafficking and illegal recruitment involving economic sabotage. The trio allegedly disguised their operation using a supposed pre-nuptial photo-shoot to Taiwan with the persons they promised jobs abroad.… Read more

Locsin Acknowledges Dubai OFW who Returned AED 195,000 to Rightful Owner

Earlier this week, OFW Mae Anne Olmidillo was recognized by the Dubai Police for her exemplary act of honesty for returning a bag containing cash worth AED 195,000 along with other important documents to its owner in Dubai. To this, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin Jr shared his praises for the commendable Filipina in a… Read more

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