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WATCH: New Geology Park Featuring Fossils Opens in Sharjah

There’s an awesome new place to visit in Sharjah,...

3 Men Each Fined AED 500,000 for insulting Islam Religion Online

In respect to the UAE's recent proclamation of special...

New Schengen Requirement for Emirati Travellers to the EU

Very soon, Emirati travelers will need to fulfill new Schengen...

AED 25,000 is Minimum Salary to Hire a Maid in UAE

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has...

New Policy for Hiring Domestic Workers in UAE

If you’re planning to hire a housekeeper, nanny, or...

UAE LABOUR

10 Things You Should Know before Working in the UAE

There are things first-time visitors should know when coming to the...

UAE LABOUR

How to Resign from a Freezone Company

I’ve been working for a freezone company for more...

UAE Labour Law: What Does “Absconding” Mean?

The UAE amnesty program is currently ongoing, and there’s even...

How I Transferred from a Limited Contract to a Freezone Contract

Disclaimer: Please be advised that the article below has...

UAE Labour Law: Understanding Annual Leave

Aside from official holiday leaves and sick leaves, workers in...

UAE Announces Official Holiday for Eid Al-Adha 2019

Following the religious month of Ramadan and the festivities...

How to File a Complaint Online for Domestic Workers in the UAE

Many foreign nationals working overseas think that understanding the...

Dust & Weather Warning in UAE

To residents in the UAE, please be advised of...

List of UAE Public Holidays 2020

The list of UAE holidays in 2020 have been...
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How to Avoid Getting Offloaded in PH Immigration

If you are traveling abroad for the first time...

New Policy for Hiring Domestic Workers in UAE

If you’re planning to hire a housekeeper, nanny, or...

How to Sponsor Your Family in the UAE

Have you ever thought about bringing your family to...

Ready-to-Eat Filipino Pork Dishes Sold at Spinneys Al Ghurair Centre

For non-Muslims in Dubai who are craving for pork...

7 Ways to Keep Children Safe in High-Rise Buildings

Just a couple of months ago, we heard the...

How to Apply for a Long-term Golden Visa Online

Earlier this year, the UAE long-term visa came into...

WATCH: How to Drive Safely During Rainy Conditions

Although the UAE has been hailed as the safest...

Rules on Smoking Cigarettes & Shisha in the UAE

As part of the UAE National Agenda, which includes...

How to Report Human Trafficking Cases in the UAE

Last month, authorities rescued two Filipinas in Dubai who...

What You Should Know about Divorce in UAE

Ending a marriage is never going to be easy,...

13 Banned Items When Flying from Dubai

Will you be traveling outside the country soon? If...

How to Pay your Dubai Traffic Fines Online

In case you are wondering how you can pay...

5 Tips for Mobile Phone Security When Travelling

The holiday season is already upon us, and with...

Top 5 Attractions for Millennials in UAE

Millennials, more than previous generations, have made traveling a...

How to Apply for Oman eVisa in Dubai

With the recent announcement of the Royal Oman Police...

Cheapest Way to Dubai Miracle Garden

We received a question from one of our readers...

10 Rules for Social Media Users in the UAE

Earlier last month, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid...

10 Things You Should Know before Working in the UAE

There are things first-time visitors should know when coming to the...

10 Reasons Why You Should NOT Become an OFW

Every year, thousands of Filipinos leave the country to...

Cheapest Way to Global Village – Public Transport

The Global Village is one of the most popular destinations...

RTA Metro Fines in Dubai

Before you head out to the train, it is...

All About Visa Costs, Overstaying, & Modifying Your Status in UAE

There are different kinds of UAE visas, depending on the...

Attractions

Al Seef Dubai: Where the Old Meets the New

Situated along the Dubai Creek, near the historic Al Fahidi neighbourhood -- is Al...

Dubai Miracle Garden, A Must-Visit Tourist Spot in Dubai

One of the best tourist attractions in Dubai is the Miracle Garden, the largest...

An Afternoon at the Museum of Illusions Dubai in Al Seef

Museum of Illusions Dubai is an interesting attraction located at Dubai's Al Seef area and...

Food & Drink

Buy One Get One Friday Brunch for OFWs at Radisson Blu Hotel Deira Creek

Looking for a place to indulge in a hearty Friday brunch? Head to Radisson...

Lamesa Restaurant: Unlimited Pork Buffet in Asiana Hotel

We Filipinos are known to be hearty eaters, wherever we are in the world....

Saba’a Restaurant at Al Seef Heritage Hotel

Saba’a is the featured restaurant of Al Seef Heritage Hotel, which is located in...

Travel

VIDEO: Emirati Vlogger Khalid Al Ameri Visits Pakistan and Shares the Truth about the Country

In a recent video posted by one of the first recipients of the Dubai...

10 Things I Love About the Heritage City of Vigan, Philippines

We’ve featured many articles about the seven emirates of the UAE and different countries...

Dubai Expat Assam Artist Designs a Tourist Attraction Map of Lahore, Pakistan

Following the success of creating a detailed tourist attraction map of the country of...

Up to AED 1 Million and 5 Years Jail Time for this Form of Discrimination in UAE

Since the UAE's Anti-Discrimination Law has been put into effect in 2018, the government has been very keen on addressing issues that concern this matter.   And because...

How to Sponsor Your Family in the UAE

Have you ever thought about bringing your family to come and live with you in the UAE? As long as you meet the requirements...

UAE Announces 5-year, Multiple Entry Tourist Visa for All Nationalities

During the first Cabinet meeting of 2020, the “Year of Preparation,” the UAE leadership has approved the issuance of five-year, multiple tourist visas, which...

Fireworks Every Night in Dubai during Dubai Shopping Festival Season!

The Dubai Shopping Festival, aside from the sale offers and promotions, also delights residents and visitors alike as the city becomes alive with fireworks...

Ready-to-Eat Filipino Pork Dishes Sold at Spinneys Al Ghurair Centre

For non-Muslims in Dubai who are craving for pork dishes, it is possible for us to buy frozen meat in selected supermarkets that sell...

Interview with Maria, Indian Office Manager and Freelance Writer in Dubai

Today's expat feature puts the spotlight on Maria, an Office Manager from India who has been living in Dubai for almost five years now....

Lamesa Restaurant: Unlimited Pork Buffet in Asiana Hotel

We Filipinos are known to be hearty eaters, wherever we are in the world. In fact, eating our favorite Pinoy dishes can help beat...

Dubai Miracle Garden, A Must-Visit Tourist Spot in Dubai

One of the best tourist attractions in Dubai is the Miracle Garden, the largest natural flower installation in the world that spans over 18...

Dubai to Hold 10-Day Cultural & Entertainment Festival Starting Jan. 9

There are plenty of places where we can learn more about the local culture -- museums, traditional houses, and the Hatta Heritage Village, for...

Man kills wife and 2 daughters in UAE apartment

Ajman Police found the dead bodies of an Asian mother and her 2 daughters in an apartment in Rashidiya, Ajman. According to the Ajman...