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ofw interview jacklynne

Today’s OFW interview features Jacklynne, a 24-year-old Filipina living in Dubai. Having accomplished her Bachelors Degree in Communications, she currently works as Lead of Content & Digital Marketing for the biggest IT and Tech Distribution company in the region. Prior to this, she has held similar jobs in the Philippines and Qatar. Jacklynne enjoys her job, but there’s… Read more

the lounge burj khalifa

Since its opening in February this year, The Lounge, Burj Khalifa has hit all the high notes and is today the city’s most sought-after destination to unwind with family and friends – while taking in spectacular views of the city. Now, The Lounge, Burj Khalifa has added another feather to its cap: It has officially… Read more

Dubai-based Filipino Business Group Announces Open Call for Art Event

The Philippine Business Council – Dubai Northern Emirates (PBC-DNE) is now open for interested participants for their community art event, Arté Pilipinas, a four-day community art festival showcasing arts and cultural production from the Philippines. The open call was directed at UAE-based Filipino designers, architects, dancers, singers, artists, and other creatives to take part by… Read more

driving without license fine uae

The UAE Public Prosecution has issued a warning to the public against driving without a driving license in the UAE as this could cost them a hefty fine of AED 5,000 when caught by traffic authorities. It’s a known fact that traffic laws in the UAE are much stricter and diverse as compared to other… Read more

Catch ‘Pinkfong and Baby Shark’ Musical Live in the UAE

Last year, the online world was taken over by the viral kiddie hit, “Baby Shark” which had both the kids and adults dancing on their feet. And for fans of the YouTube hit song, the entire cast of ‘Pinkfong and Baby Shark’ from Korea is set to perform at the Family Avenue presented by Abu… Read more

Al Wasl Dome in Expo 2020 Dubai

Al Wasl Dome will be the Al Wasl is the central piece of Expo 2020 Dubai Over 800 engineers and technicians help build the dome Massive Al Wasl dome structure complete after intricate, complex engineering feat Precision raising of 800+ tonnes of steel had a margin of error of three millimetres Months of planning have… Read more

cost of living dubai uae

How much does it cost to live in Dubai? Is it really expensive? How much salary should I expect so I can live comfortably in the UAE? These are some of the questions that people are curious about especially if they are contemplating on looking for job opportunities in this city. In this post, we… Read more

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

how to check travel ban financial case dubai

If you have ever been involved in a financial case and you would like to check your status, as well as see if you are banned to travel to Dubai, the Dubai Police has introduced a new service that allows you to do so. Let’s say you want to check if you have a travel ban… Read more

pinoy rock bands dubai concert tennis stadium

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

Emirates NBD logo

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

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