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ramadan night sale expo centre sharjah

Avid shoppers have more reasons to rejoice this Ramadan month especially to those residing in the emirate of Sharjah. Aside from huge discounts on groceries and great bargains on new cars, the annual “Ramadan Nights” is happening in Sharjah during Ramadan and Eid holidays. The 17-day mega sale will offer discounts of as much as 80 percent!… Read more

Muslims All Over the World to Benefit from UAE Ramadan Initiative

Now that Muslims have entered a period of prayer and fasting in observance of the holy month of Ramadan, part of the tradition is the communal “breaking of the fast” celebrated at dawn. As everyone gets busy in preparation for the various activities such as reciting the Q’uran and joining charitable events across the country… Read more

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Offers FREE Entry on Weekends this Ramadan 1

Are you planning to go to Abu Dhabi anytime soon? Now is the best time, because Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, along with other tourist destinations, have exciting offers this month! ALSO READ: Ramadan Working Hours for Private Sector Opened in 2010, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is situated in Yas Island. It is known for its thrilling rides,… Read more

Police Arrests Beggar who Allegedly Collected AED 100,000/Month

As the holy month of Ramadan begins in the UAE and the rest of the Arab world, tourists and the Islamic faithful come in droves to join Muslims in observance of the most important time in the Islamic calendar. ALSO READ: Online Platform to Allow Citizens to Get Subsidized Food this Ramadan Season During this… Read more

President Khalifa Orders Release of 3,005 Prisoners Ahead of Ramadan

A few months ago, the Ruler of Dubai ordered the release of 625 prisoners ahead of National Day. Just recently, the President of the UAE has made a similar move ahead of Ramadan. ALSO READ: List of UAE Public Holidays 2019 President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has ordered the release of 3,005 prisoners ahead… Read more

Ramadan Working Hours for Private Sector Announced 2

We’ve got news for private sector employees in the UAE! The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has announced that during the Holy Month of Ramadan, work timings for the private sector shall be reduced by two hours. ALSO READ: List of UAE Public Holidays 2019 Based on Article 65 of Federal Law No. 08… Read more

schools ramadan

School timings will be shortened during Ramadan season. The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) has unified the school timings and has instructed to cut them to five hours. “Schools should ensure that the total duration for students do not exceed five hours per day” said Mohammed Darwish (Regulations & Permits Comission Chief) at KHDA. He added ”… Read more

Kids Can Enter Laguna Waterpark for Just AED 1 this May

As the Holy Month of Ramadan approaches, so do exciting offers for UAE citizens, residents, tourists, and their families! One such amazing promo is now being offered by Laguna Waterpark, which will soon be celebrating its first anniversary. Yay! ALSO READ: La Mer Dubai, Beach Dining & Entertainment Attraction Situated at La Mer, Laguna Waterpark is offering a… Read more

Online Platform to Allow Citizens to Get Subsidized Food this Ramadan Season

As the country gears up for the upcoming Holy Month of Ramadan starting next month, the government is looking for ways to better provide supplies for its citizens during this time when almost all establishments close shop in observance of the Islamic tradition. And while this may seem difficult for expats, citizens do not have… 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

[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

uae ramadan schedule guide

Ramadan season in Dubai and the UAE is approaching. This is the month-long celebration where our Muslim brothers and sisters practice fasting. They abstain from eating during certain times of the day. This is also a time when working hours are reduced. Given that the UAE is a Muslim country, as expats, we are advised… Read more

dubai police iftar

Dubai Police recently prepared a 6km-long iftar table for workers this Ramadan season. The table was set-up inDubai Industrial Park in Jebel Ali and invited 12,830 workers to break the fast together. This meal was organized by a team of 35 restaurants with 500 volunteers and amounted to 200 hours of preparation. The initiative was… Read more