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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

mashreq bank logo

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

types of cars in dubai

These days, getting around Dubai is easy as there are plenty of public transport modes, such as the Metro, buses, taxis, and the ferry. Of course, if you travel frequently as part of your job, or if you live with your family here in Dubai, then having a car definitely comes in handy. Having your own vehicle… Read more

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Emirates Islamic propelled in 2004 as one of four Islamic banks in the nation. If you want to know the locations of the Emirates Islamic bank branches in Dubai as well as the ATM locations, please check the list below. Also Read: List of Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) Branches and ATMs in Dubai The bank… Read more

WATCH Taxi Driver Praised for Returning Bag Full of Money

Just the other day, a Filipina was honoured by the Dubai Police for returning a bag full of money. Recently, another man, an Asian taxi driver, was praised for doing a similar deed. ALSO READ: UAE Driver Receives ‘Big Surprise’ from Dubai Police On Thursday, the Dubai Police shared that they recognized the driver, Mohammad Nazem, for… Read more

ADCB logo

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank or ADCB was shaped in 1985 as an open shareholding organization with constrained risk, following the mergers between Emirates Commercial Bank, Federal Commercial Bank and Khaleej Commercial Bank, which was built up in 1975.  If you want to know the locations of the ADCB branches in Dubai as well as the… Read more

PBA Back in Dubai sale

PBA (Philippine Basketball Association) has announced a three-day flash-sale between Thursday 12th September and Saturday 14th September for the basketball extravaganza to be held in October at Coca-Cola Arena. The flash-sale will see ticket buyers get 20% off tickets purchased in the Gold category, ordinarily priced at AED100. To redeem the discount, ticket buyers must… Read more

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