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A few decades ago, many people have heard of the UAE, but only a few would know what the letters actually stand for. But today, the country is one of the world’s top business centers and tourism hubs. Almost everybody is now familiar with the “United Arab Emirates.” Related Post: UAE Do’s and Dont’s Nowadays,… Read more

Amid rising costs, we should always be on the lookout for tips on saving money. In recent months, the Ministry of Energy in the UAE mentioned about the increase in fuel prices. And so, today we present some tips on how you can save money on petrol in Dubai. Aside from housing and food, most… Read more

car accident tips dubai

Unfortunately, road and traffic accidents in Dubai do happen and sometimes it happens frequently. If you find yourself in a traffic accident or collision, then here is what you need to do immediately after to deal with the situation quickly and smoothly. Related Post: How to Get a Driver’s License in Dubai As a driver,… Read more

Being an expat is never easy, especially when it comes to managing your finances. Aside from having to set aside money for your family back home, you also have to cope with the cost of living in Dubai, which is considerably higher compared to other cities in the region. We may enjoy tax-free income in… Read more

These days, if you go around asking people: “Which country would you like to work in?” For sure, many of them will answer: “Dubai.” Indeed, what used to be a vast, desert area in the UAE is now one of the most popular business and tourist destinations in the world. Even today, the list of… Read more

coworking space dubai

All you Dubai online freelancers who are working from home, coffee shops or in co-working spaces, one tip we’ve found a place where you can bring your laptop and work for free (and without buying expensive cafe food or paying for a ‘day pass’). One of the places I recommend you visit are public libraries… Read more

Getting a loan is quite common for most OFWs, even before they start working abroad. They usually borrow money for processing passports, visas, medical tests, and other fees. Of course, the plan is to start paying back loans as soon as they begin earning money overseas. Once they arrive in the UAE, however, some OFWs… Read more

What comes to your mind when you hear the word “Dubai”? Is it a country or a city? Does it have towers and skyscrapers, or is it simply desert everywhere? Many people have heard about this place, but not everybody knows what they’ll really find here. Like other places around the world, Dubai has its… Read more

Endangered species, extreme weather conditions, global warming — these are just some of the ecological issues facing the word today. And although we cannot totally foresee or control these things, we can do our part by leading an “eco-friendly” lifestyle. There are many things that we can do to help save the environment, right from… Read more

Since many Dubai residents are tenants, disputes over rent occasionally happen. Oftentimes, the tenant and landlord are able to resolve things by themselves. However, if they cannot settle the matter amicably, they should bring the matter to the Rental Dispute Settlement Centre (RDSC). You will find the RDSC at the Dubai Land Department. It was… Read more

dress code dubai

Probably the most asked question by newcomers or travellers to Dubai is “what do I wear?” Do I need to cover my hair? “Can I wear a bikini on the beach or at the water park in Dubai? “Can I wear a short dress to the shopping mall in Abu Dhabi?” Women are usually the… Read more

When applying for a job, it’s important to have a detailed resume that presents your education, experience, skills, and qualifications. But aside from your resume, it is also important to have a good cover letter, which adds a personal touch to your job application. Basically, the cover letter introduces you to a potential employer. Through… Read more

With the blazing sun, rising temperatures, and warm breezes – summertime is in full swing across the UAE. And while there is nothing much we can do to control the weather, there are many ways for us to stay cool and beat the heat this summer! Beating the summer heat means more than trying to… Read more