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Asian Food Craze? Count Us Filipinos In!

We, Filipinos enjoy our food so much - or just food in general, or anything that has to with it, you can expect us to become...

UAE Braces for Possible New Taxes, Experts Say

Tax experts in the region foresee that a mix of new direct and indirect taxes will be levied in the UAE and in the...

RTA Metro Fines in Dubai

Before you head out to the train, it is wise to get to know the rules and regulations on how to behave in the...

Cost of Living and Monthly Expenses in Dubai: An Honest and Practical Guide

How much does it cost to live in Dubai? Is it really expensive? How much salary should I expect so I can live comfortably...

Driving in the UAE: What is Salik and How to Register a Salik Tag

If you’ve heard about the ‘white points’ system for drivers in the UAE, then you must’ve heard of the term ‘Salik’, as well. Salik...

50,000 AED Fine if Caught Working while on a Tourist/Visit Visa

Be advised that working in the UAE under a visit visa or a tourist visa is illegal. You must change your visa to an employment...

UAE Law: What Happens to Cases of Bounced Cheques?

The fear of getting duped or scammed with your money is a reminder to everyone to remain vigilant when making transactions wherever you may...

Traffic Fines in UAE Can Now be Settled at Smart Kiosks

Digitalisation of services has always been one of the strongest suits of the UAE society. From face-recognizing gates at UAE airports to renewal of...

List of Shopping Malls in Ajman

Spanning 260 square kilometres, Ajman is the smallest among the 7 emirates of the UAE in terms of land area. Even so, this emirate has a...

List of Shopping Malls in Sharjah

Sharjah is one of the 7 emirates of the UAE… the third largest one, in fact. It also happens to be the only emirate to...

List of Shopping Malls in Abu Dhabi

The capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi, is always buzzing with activity. Aside from being a major business hub, it is also a place where...

7 Photography Rules in Dubai & UAE

With so many places to visit across the UAE, any traveler is bound to whip out his/her camera and take lots of pictures. But wait! If...

[In Focus] How Much VAT is Worth to the UAE?

Many foreign nationals decide to work and live in the Middle East, partly due to the fact that no personal income tax applies to...