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UAE
Dubai Relaxes Travel Ban Regulations for Divorced Parents
2 days

Dubai has simplified the process for divorced parents to travel abroad with their children by easing the existing travel ban regulations.

Arab News
Kuwait announces deadline extension for illegal expats violating residency laws
2 days

Expats living in Kuwait illegally now have more time to either leave the nation or change their status. The official end date of a three-month visa "amnesty" has been rescheduled from Monday, June 17, to June 30.

UAE
Abu Dhabi Announces Free Public Parking & Darb Toll Waiver for Eid Al-Adha 2024
2 days

Abu Dhabi's authorities stated on Friday that, in commemoration of the Eid Al Adha festivities, all public parking will be free from Saturday, June 15, until Tuesday, June 18.

UAE
Dubai Police integrating AI into police & security operations
2 days

In order to improve efficiency and decrease customer waiting times, the Dubai Police have begun a revolutionary journey by incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) into 29 administrative procedures.

UAE
Deliveroo UAE announces the launch of electric bikes pilot in Dubai
2 days

Electric bikes and battery-swapping technologies are being tested by Deliveroo to see how well they work in real-world delivery situations.

UAE
Dubai Airlines and Airport Release Travel Advisory for Eid & Summer holiday 2024
2 days

In anticipation of the summer vacations and Eid Al Adha, the airport administration and Dubai Airlines have issued a warning to passengers. Dubai International Airport (DXB) continues to be the busiest airport in the world for international...

UAE
UAE Clarifies Midday Work Ban Start Date, Operating Hours & Fines
3 days

The UAE's regulatory ban on outdoor work during the hottest months ensures worker safety.

Arab News
Kuwait Fire Tragedy Claims 41 Indian Lives, 3 Filipinos Hospitalized
4 days

In Kuwait, a tragic fire erupted on Wednesday in a building occupied by foreign workers, resulting in the loss of at least 49 lives.

Arab News
Kuwait government announces Eid Al Adha 2024 holiday
5 days

In a recent development, Kuwait has declared the dates for the Eid Al Adha holidays, marking a significant occasion in the Islamic calendar.

UAE
UAE Insurers Deny Flood-Related Claims for Certain Drivers Vehicles
5 days

Insurers in the United Arab Emirates have been under fire for turning down claims from drivers who had to drive through flooded streets after the record-breaking rainfall on April 16. The natural disaster clause investigates this aspect thoroughly,...

UAE
Sheikh Hamdan announces AI-qualified teachers for Dubai schools in near future
5 days

Dubai is embarking on a groundbreaking initiative to revolutionize its educational landscape by integrating artificial intelligence (AI) into school curriculums.

UAE
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi unveil huge 20% summer sale for July & August ticket bookings
6 days

An alluring deal has been offered by Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, offering a 20% discount on certain routes for travel in July and August. Travelers can take advantage of this great one-day flash deal on June 11 to visit a variety of destinations this summer....

UAE
Dubai retail sector records new highs with a booming 3-day super sale event
6 days

Setting new milestones for the retail industry, Dubai's annual 3-day Super Sale has reached unparalleled heights. Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) organizers set a new record with this year's festival, which ran from May 31...

UAE
UAE: Home delivery of sheep and goats via Careem for Eid Al Adha 2024
6 days

Careem, in collaboration with Dhabayeh Al Emarat, has launched an innovative service in the UAE for Eid Al Adha 2024, providing on-demand delivery of sheep and goats through its app.

Business
Abu Dhabi launches massive $6bn Arabian Hills project on Dubai to Al Ain road
1 week

The Arabian Hills Real Estate Development Company proudly unveils its flagship project, the Arabian Hills Estate, marking a significant milestone in the realm of real estate development in Abu Dhabi.

World
French President Macron Declares snap elections
1 week

Emmanuel Macron, president of France, has announced early elections following a crushing defeat for his alliance in the European elections. Macron expressed his plan to dissolve the national assembly and hold new legislative elections.

World
Bahraini government officially announces Eid Al-Adha 2024 holiday schedule
1 week

The dates for the Kingdom of Bahrain's Eid Al Adha have been announced.

UAE
UAE launches 100 job opportunities for citizens in the private sector
1 week

The Emirates Human Resources Development Council in Dubai has recently facilitated over 100 exclusive job opportunities for citizens through an open career day, which was organized as part of the council’s initiatives aimed at providing citizens...

UAE
Sharjah Government announces Arafat Day & Eid al-Adha holidays for public sector
1 week

The Sharjah Human Resources Department has made a significant announcement regarding the holiday schedule for the Day of Arafah and Eid Al-Adha for various governmental departments, bodies, and institutions within Sharjah.

UAE
UAE: Summer longest day in June to extend nearly 14 hours
1 week

The UAE is gearing up for its summer solstice, marking the longest day of the year with temperatures expected to range between 41ºC and 43ºC during the day and 26ºC to 29ºC at night.

UAE
UAE Introduces Top 10 Summer Destinations with Airfares Starting at Dh441
1 week

As the academic year in the UAE draws to a close, schools are set to wrap up the final semester by July 1, ushering in a two-month summer break.

Arab News
Announcing the first day of Eid al-Adha 2024 in 13 countries
1 week

Millions of Muslims all around the world are getting ready for the commencement of the Islamic holiday of Eid Al Adha, which starts next week. Nevertheless, depending on the countries' observations of the crescent Moon, the exact date can differ...

World
Two Tram collision injures many in Siberia's Kemerovo region
1 week

n the southwestern Siberian city of Kemerovo, a collision between two trams resulted in injuries to a total of 67 individuals, as reported by the TASS news agency.

UAE
UAE Affirms Its Dedication to OPEC+ Despite Reports, Minister Says
1 week

In spite of media allegations to the contrary, UAE energy minister Suhail Al Mazrouei assured a panel in St. Petersburg, Russia, that the country remains dedicated to Opec+, customers, and the market.

UAE
UAE Eid Holiday: Explore Greenery and Waterfalls in Saudi, Oman from Dh1,099
1 week

During the Eid Al Adha holiday, visitors from the UAE make their way to Salalah in Oman and Abha in Saudi Arabia.

UAE
UAE: du Pay, Visa introduce new partnership to increase digital payment options
1 week

du Pay, the mobile payment division of the telecommunications giant du, has announced a strategic partnership with Visa, a leading global payments processor.

UAE
Abu Dhabi sets new Unified Economic Licence to simplify business startup process
1 week

A collaborative effort spearheaded by Khalifa Economic Zones AD (KEZAD Group), Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone (ADAFZ), Masdar City Free Zone, and Creative Media Authority (CMA) aims to bolster Abu Dhabi's appeal as a business-friendly destination....

Arab News
Dubai Metro Clarifies: How Companies Can Name Stations, Cost, and More
1 week

Since 2009, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has overseen the Dubai Metro station naming rights initiative, allowing companies and organizations to purchase naming rights for select stations on the Red and Green lines for a specified period in...

UAE
UAE weather: Anticipated Rainfall Forecast for the Weekend
1 week

This weekend, rain is expected in several regions of the United Arab Emirates, according to weather analysts.

UAE
UAE introduces 5 Sharjah Buildings Fire-Proofed in Dh100m Government Initiative
1 week

Work is underway on a pioneering project in Sharjah that targets buildings prone to fires. The initiative aims to enhance fire safety by replacing the facades of 40 buildings with fire-resistant cladding.

UAE
UAE real estate: Jumeirah Bay villa sets record, sold for 175 million dirhams
1 week

Driven Real Estate has announced a record-setting transaction, having sold the most expensive villa ever on Jumeirah Bay Island for an astounding 175 million dirhams.

UAE
BluSmart Launches 100% Electric Limo Service in the UAE
1 week

BluSmart, an Indian company, is entering the United Arab Emirates by launching an all-electric limousine service in Dubai.

UAE
Dubai launches 17 new projects, unveils Dh16.8 billion economic roadmap
1 week

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announces to launch 17 projects under the Commercial and Logistics Land Transport Strategy 2030, with an aim to raise Dh16.8 billion.

UAE
Dubai Mall Unveils Massive Expansion, Adding 240 New Stores in $408m Project
1 week

The most popular shopping center in the world, Dubai Mall, has unveiled plans to expand by a massive AED1.5 billion ($408 million), a huge investment in improving the quality of amenities offered.

UAE
UAE Implements Preventive Measures to Mitigate Balcony Accidents in Summer
2 weeks

The Sharjah Prevention and Safety Authority has outlined preventive measures to mitigate balcony accidents, given the frequent incidents of falls, fires, and other mishaps.

World
Indian embassy cautions youth against accepting job offers on social media
2 weeks

The Indian Embassy in Myanmar has issued a stark warning against the proliferation of fraudulent job schemes targeting unsuspecting individuals, particularly the youth.

UAE
UAE: Understanding Employee Rights After Being Fired, Notice Period and More
2 weeks

In the UAE, either an employer or an employee can end a job contract by adhering to the notice period specified in their

UAE
UAE announces Eid Al Adha slaughterhouse timings in Abu Dhabi
2 weeks

The government authority disclosed the slaughterhouse's operational hours through its official channels on social media platform X.

UAE
UAE Government blocks more than 1,100 websites over copyright violations
2 weeks

The United Arab Emirates has taken significant steps to protect intellectual property (IP) rights by blocking over 1,100 websites that were found to be violating these guidelines.

UAE
UAE Grants 7 Exclusive Benefits to Golden Residency Holders
2 weeks

A digital government report highlighted that the UAE's Golden Visa program offers long-term residency to specific categories of foreigners residing in the Emirates or those wishing to move there.