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Etisalat Offers 1 Gb Data for 1 AED for UAE Residents

For those who have been here in the UAE, there is no point of comparison when it comes to Internet speed versus what we have back home in the Philippines. In a bid to become among the few smart cities in the world, the Dubai government, in partnership with private corporations, have committed joint efforts… Read more

Nur Misuari Heads to UAE for Islamic Conference 4

The founding chair of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) and the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Nur Misuari, is heading to the UAE to attend a session of the Council of Foreign Ministers – Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). ALSO READ: HH Sheikh Khalifa Declares 2019 as “Year of Tolerance” On Tuesday, February 26,… Read more

RTA Introduces ‘Nol+’ Loyalty Points Programme

Public transport here in the UAE is well-organized and convenient, more so if you carry with you a Nol card, which is typically used by residents to pay their public transport fare, among others. In its bid to fully digitise systems and processes in the country, the government is now looking at making public transportation… Read more

PHOTOS Pierce Brosnan Spotted in Dubai While Filming The Misfits

Previously, we’ve seen the likes of Will Smith, Ryan Reynolds, and other Hollywood stars filming movies or simply hanging out in Dubai. These days, we suggest you keep your eyes open as you might just run into Mr. James Bond himself… the dashing Pierce Brosnan! In case you haven’t heard, the Irish actor has been… Read more

Premier shopping mall and retail business, Emaar Malls, has recently acquired regional fashion e-commerce store, Namshi. Previously in 2017, Emaar already had a 51% stake of the Global Fashion Group, GFG (the group managing Namshi). But now, the shopping mall giant has purchased the remaining 49% in an all-cash transaction of AED475.5 million (Euro114.3 million; US$129.5 million). Also… Read more

Man Arrested for Molesting Pinay Jobseeker 3

A friendly reminder to all jobseekers: Be wary of strangers offering you instant jobs! The Dubai Court of First Instance has recently charged a man for luring a woman to a hotel room, pretending to offer her a sure job. However, he had other intentions… ALSO READ: Man Blackmails Filipina Using Indecent Photos Sent Online The… Read more

marvel img worlds of adventure dubai

Heads up deal-hunters! We just saw this amazing deal from Cobone where you can enter the worlds largest indoor theme park for only 89 Dirhams. The regular price of a ticket pass is 285 AED so this is almost 70% OFF from the usual rate! But there’s a catch. You can take advantage of it only during… Read more

Pinoy ‘Drug Dealer’ who bit Dubai Police Officer Jailed

Committing a crime overseas typically gets a serious punishment in itself, but assaulting a police officer when confronted with criminal charges is another thing. This only makes the matter worse for the criminally charged, as this shows an outright opposition to authorities, which is a big crime especially when committed by foreign nationals anywhere in… Read more

ofw interview gea retail branch manager

For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Gea, a 25-year-old Filipina living and working in Dubai. Despite her young age, she is currently working as a Retail Branch Manager, having completed her Bachelor’s degree in Hospital & Restaurant Management, and graduating cum laude. Wow! Gea has been working in Dubai for three years now, though she has… Read more

central park in dubai

Central Park at City Walk will offer nature-inspired living in heart of Dubai Exclusive family-oriented community to feature 12 residential buildings overlooking 40,000 square metre private park First phase will comprise 187 contemporary one- to four-bedroom units Tennis, basketball courts, running tracks, cafes, swimming pools all part of active lifestyle community in green urban setting… Read more

astronauts sheikh hamdan

Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum received today at his office in Emirates Towers in Dubai, the first Emirati astronauts Hazza Al Mansouri and Sultan Al Neyadi. The two astronauts were selected among 4,022 applicants for the Mohammed bin… Read more

New Online Service to Assist Filipinos in the UAE Announced

Let’s face it, even if we’ve been briefed about the things that we need to know about life overseas, sometimes, things can get so overwhelming that we just seek immediate help from whoever we think can offer us help. And where better can we seek help than from our very own Philippine Consulate here in… Read more

Honest Customer Shocks Filipina Cashier in Dubai when he Returns Excess Change

Part of our responsibilities at work is to make sure that all our deliverables are exact and duly accounted for, no matter what field we are in. Failing to meet or account for one’s deliverables would have repercussions that could jeopardize a function or the system for which you are assigned to handle, and be… Read more

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