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Abu Dhabi Gears up for Hosting First Abu Dhabi Engine Week

Residents of Abu Dhabi have a lot of things to look forward to this month as several events are set to take place in the country’s capital such as the Mother of the Nation Festival as well as the opening of Qasr Al Watan at the Presidential Palace. While these are certainly exciting and have… Read more

Gov’t Applies New Speed Limit on Sheikh Zayed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan St in Dubai

With the on-going revisions on road fines and traffic violation rules in the country, it is quite evident to see just how much the government is putting road and public safety on its priority, especially as the holy month of Ramadan is almost at hand. Through the various social media and road safety campaigns pushed… Read more

How to Enroll Your Child in UAE Schools 3

While most expats work to support their families back home, some are able to sponsor their spouses and children to come and live with them in the UAE. If you are planning to bring your children here, then you should start looking for schools where they can study in! ALSO READ: List of Philippine Schools in the UAE… Read more

Foreign Housemaid Cleared of Sexual Charges of Sponsor’s Child in UAE

Taking care of other people’s family or children is no easy task. Other than looking after their needs and making sure they are safe and well-attended to, the burden of one’s responsibility falls under the person designated as the guardian or the family’s caretaker. Housekeeping duties for most families is not only keeping the residence… Read more

Expats in UAE to Benefit from Ramadan Package this Year

There are several notable holidays in the UAE, but perhaps the most widely-celebrated or observed is the holy month of Ramadan. Not only is this a time for Muslims to bond together as families, but it is also an opportunity for citizens to express their religious virtues in the form of charitable community activities. And… Read more

RTA Halts Electric Scooter Rentals in Dubai c

Lately, you might have noticed more people riding scooters on their way to work, as a new means of getting around Dubai. Take note, however, that the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has called for a ban on electric scooter rentals — for the time being, at least. For several months now, companies such as… Read more

Abu Dhabi Gov’t Adjusts Fees to Boost Tourism

With the current drop in the oil prices not only in the UAE but across all countries in the Middle East, various governments in the UAE are now looking at other sectors that could drive profit in place of the inconsistent turnaround from the oil sector. With this vision at the back burner, the Abu… Read more

DOLE Clarifies Issue on Deportation of OFWs from UAE 3

Amid recent “news” announcing that the UAE will deport foreign workers starting this April, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has stated that there is no such thing… no deportation of overseas Filipino workers (OFW) will be happening anytime soon! ALSO READ: Up to AED 1 Million Fine for Sharing “Fake News” Based on a… Read more

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Approves Global AgTech Centre, to Create 2,000+ Jobs in UAE

While it’s common knowledge that the UAE, as do most countries in the Middle East, is bordered by deserts and dry lands, this does not pose a limitation to the government’s efforts in expanding its economy and positioning itself among the best in the world. Recently, the government of Dubai has shown interest in boosting… Read more

Catch Free Live Performances at Dubai Metro Stations this March

One of the best things about community events is that most of the time they’re free of charge. Whether it’s part of a promotional campaign or a community-sponsored event, there’s no doubt that these types of events can definitely attract crowds. And where else do you find large crowds other than public transportation facilities? The… Read more

[WATCH] UAE Residents Can Fly this Electric Aircraft Starting October 2019

We’ve all heard about Dubai’s flying taxis and Sky Pods, but wait — there’s more! A new type of electric aircraft is coming soon to the UAE… and it’s called “Alpha Electro.” Cool! ALSO READ: 10 Futuristic Inventions at GITEX Technology Week Starting this October, any resident of the UAE can lease and fly the new aircraft — as… Read more

Biggest Filipino Training Centre Opens in Dubai

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Dubai now have greater opportunity to upgrade their skills, as the biggest Pinoy training centre in the UAE just opened in the emirate last week! ALSO READ: Most “In Demand” Courses & Majors in the UAE The Pinoy Overseas Workers Education and Reintegration (POWER) Technical Centre offers training courses for Filipinos across the… Read more

[WATCH] Injured Arab Man Airlifted to Hospital Following Motorcycle Crash

Recently, the UAE government through its various emirates has released a series of safety advisories especially that the holy month of Ramadan is almost upon us once again. However, even with these reminders and new systems set up in place to ensure safety and protection of both motorists and pedestrians, there are still cases that… Read more

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