• Rental Index Issues

     Tenants looking to find out if they’re getting a fair deal on their housing rent this year may need to do their homework and look beyond the rental index. According to property analysts, both landlords and tenants are demanding rental...

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  • Keep your Home Secure

    Keep your Home Secure

    Summer has arrived and definitely warmed us up, so it's a great time to go away for a holiday. Before you leave use these tips to keep your home safe while you're away:  Close and lock all entrances and windows of your residence Secure...

  • Going Up: Fuel Prices in the UAE

    Going Up: Fuel Prices in the UAE

    The Ministry of Energy, UAE have announced that fuel prices will increase for the month of May, which will be subject to change on the 28th of every month.  Here are the prices for May 2016: Super 98 Dh1.78 up from Dh1.62 in April, Special...

  • VAT will be introduced to the UAE in 2018

    VAT will be introduced to the UAE in 2018

    The GCC has confirmed that it will bring in VAT at 5 per cent on January 1, 2018.   The Minister of State for Financial Affairs, Obaid Humaid Al Tayer said: “The implementation as per the GCC Supreme Council resolution will be...

  • St Valentine’s Day

    St Valentine’s Day

    St Valentine’s Day Sunday 14th February 2016 St Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love and all things romance. Many people exchange cards, candy, gifts or flowers with their special “valentine”. The day of romance we call...

  • HH Sheikh Mohammed billboard in Times Square

    HH Sheikh Mohammed billboard in Times Square

    In case you missed it, a huge poster of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, lit up Times Square in New York to celebrate ten years since his accession.   ...

  • FAI World Air Games 2015

    FAI World Air Games 2015

    If you like the sky and games, you’ll love the FAI World Air Games being held in the UAE this month!  The FAI World Air Games 2015 has been awarded to the United Arab Emirates and will be held in Dubai. This multi-discipline event will be...

  • 6,000 Seatbelt fines issued in 1 month in Abu Dhabi

    6,000 Seatbelt fines issued in 1 month in Abu Dhabi

    It’s been reported in Abu Dhabi that in just 1 month 6,000 fines were issued for not wearing a seatbelt, highlighting one of the worst months on police record. Abu Dhabi Police have issued various campaigns to stress the importance of...

  • Hollywood Comes to Dubai

    Hollywood Comes to Dubai

    It’s very exciting news this week as two Hollywood motion pictures have begun filming in Dubai. After previous film shoots including Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol and Fast Furious 7 it’s no surprise that more Hollywood productions want to...

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  • UAE Cybercrime Laws

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

    Phone and computer users have been warned against falling foul of the 2012 law against cybercrime. Simply possessing on...

  • Sports City Football Stadium

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

    Dubai Sports City is in talks with financiers about funding for the site of a proposed 60,000-seat football stadium. The...

  • Dubai Solar Power by 2030

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

     Dubai is targeting 3,000 mega watts (MW) of solar power by 2030, which is 15 per cent of the overall energy mix, a senior...

  • Rental Index Issues

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

     Tenants looking to find out if they’re getting a fair deal on their housing rent this year may need to do their homework and...

  • Mplus+ Nepal Donations

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

      “After the devastating earthquake that took place in Nepal on Saturday 25th April 2015, MPLUS+ as a company wanted to...

  • Dubai Safari Park 2016

    over 2 years ago • Community Manager

        Dubai Safari, the long-awaited upcoming zoo park, is 30 per cent complete and expected to open in the third...

  • Terminal 3 Immigration Queues

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Long immigration queues at Dubai International Airport will soon be a thing of the past as the General Directorate for...

  • Dubai Rents Still High

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

        Even Dh80,000 won’t get you far when it comes to finding a two-bedroom apartment in Dubai. And the way the...

  • Dubai Airports Check-in

    almost 3 years ago • !M! Suzy

    Imagine checking in at the airport within 20 seconds? Or breeze through immigration and clear security without having to...

  • Top Quality of Life In Dubai

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    The quality of life in Dubai is again rated the best in the Middle East and Africa region, according to the latest report by a...

  • The Dubai Rainforest

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    A tropical rainforest is set to be created in Dubai as part of a luxury housing development. The Dubai Rainforest,...

  • How Much Are You Worth?

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    If you are planning to ask for a salary increase this year, it is important to know what you’re worth before talking to your...

  • Preserving Historical Districts

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Dubai: Al Shindagha, Bur Dubai, Deira and Al Fahidi districts will be restored and revamped to showcase Dubai’s rich history...

  • New Law On Drones

    almost 3 years ago • Community Manager

    The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) will soon issue new rules to regulate the use of drones and curb the uncontrolled...

  • New Bus Lane Fines

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

        Misuse of dedicated bus lanes will be dealt with seriously from the end of March and the Roads and Transport...

  • Dubai Tourist Visa's

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Tourist visa cost goes up, no extension allowed and a Dh40 increase effective from January 1, say travel agents. ...

  • Dubai Police Accessible on MyID Platform

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Dubai Police has joined the MyID platform, which allows customers to log in to access a range of services from government...

  • Sharjah Allows Expats to Buy Property

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

      Sharjah is opening up its residential property market to direct investments by non-Arab expatriates holding a UAE...

  • Emirates Baggage Rules

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Dubai Emirates airline has announced changes to its check-in baggage rules according to which size does matter. The...

  • Dubai Needs More Rental Properties

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

    With occupancy levels across all available homes in Dubai at a significant 87 per cent, the city will need new homes — and...

  • Google Glass for Traffic Fines

    about 3 years ago • Community Manager

    Traffic patrol officers have begun using Google Glass to issue fines and record traffic violations. “In our continuous...

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