Home » Archives by category » DUBAI NEWS

Dubai is the first city in the world with its own MS font

Dubai is the first city in the world with its own MS font

Sheikh Hamdan directs all government entities to use it in official correspondence Dubai crown prince Sheikh Hamdan on Sunday launched “Dubai Font”, Microsoft’s first font to be created by a…

Dubai’s Damac set to launch sales of Aykon City apartments

Dubai’s Damac set to launch sales of Aykon City apartments

Damac Properties has announced that it is launching new residential units comprising studios, and one, two and three-bedroom apartments in the east towers within The Residences at Aykon City, a…

Foreign teachers in Abu Dhabi must be licensed in home country

Foreign teachers in Abu Dhabi must be licensed in home country

Expat teachers in Abu Dhabi have been warned they must hold a teaching licence issued in their home country before working in the UAE capital. The rules apply to teachers,…

Dubai named top global choice for corporate expansion

Dubai named top global choice for corporate expansion

Dubai has been named as the number one expansion target by nearly a quarter of companies based in Asia, Europe and North America, according to a new survey. The report…

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid approves Dh7bn for Northern Emirates projects

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid approves Dh7bn for Northern Emirates projects

FUJAIRAH // A Dh7 billion budget for infrastructure projects was approved by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid on a trip to the country’s east coast on Monday. According to state news…

Dubai to give priority to construction firms who treat their labourers the best

Dubai to give priority to construction firms who treat their labourers the best

Dubai-based construction companies will be ranked according to how well they treat their labourers, under a new welfare ratings system launched at the weekend. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid…

UAE working hours law: All you need to know

UAE working hours law: All you need to know

    Read the UAE Labour Law to learn your rights as an employee Understanding your employee rights is a very important part of living and working in the UAE.…

Musaffah’s underground market where anything goes

Musaffah’s underground market where anything goes

  Abu Dhabi – Roadside barbers, tailors, street food, old clothes and textile vendors, butcheries, bars and footpath gambling — you name it and you will find it at the…

Government must go to people: Mohammad

Government must go to people: Mohammad

Dealing with government services was once something one didn’t look forward to. The long queues and paperwork one had to overcome was enough to test the patience of the most…

Not all residency visas cancelled after six months abroad

Not all residency visas cancelled after six months abroad

A six-month stay outside the country does not automatically cancel residency visas in some select situations, says the Ministry of Interior. Although a residency visa is automatically nullified if its…

Page 1 of 212