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Spinneys Plans Public Debut on Dubai Financial Market Exchange
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Spinneys Holding plc has announced its plans for an initial public offering (IPO), intending to list its ordinary shares on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM).

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UAE Hit by Heavy Rains and Hail; landslides cause two roads collapse in northern
1 month

Continuous thunder and lightning rudely awaken UAE residents as heavy rainfall pummels the region late Monday night into Tuesday morning.

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UAE Company Accuses 3 Former Employees of Stealing from Customers accounts
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The Civil Court in Dubai recently made a significant ruling regarding a lawsuit filed by a company against three former employees.

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UAE government announces important instructions regarding bad weather conditions
1 month

The Ministry of Interior, through its Supreme Committee for Internal Security, under the leadership of the Ministry's Undersecretary, and in collaboration with police commanders, the National Emergency, Crisis, and Disaster Management Authority,...

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Dubai Metro extends working hours until three in the morning
1 month

The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has unveiled a significant adjustment to the operational hours of the Dubai Metro, effective April 16, 2024.

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UAE: Ajman Private Schools Implement Distance Learning Amidst Unstable Weather
1 month

Some emirates in the UAE, such as Ajman, Abu Dhabi, Umm Al Quwain, and Sharjah, have taken precautions to make sure that students at private schools can stay safe and continue their education despite the severe weather that has hit many parts of the...

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UAE government: Private sector firms to apply safety measures amid bad weather
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The UAE is bracing for unprecedented weather conditions forecasted from April 15 to 17, prompting the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) to issue a call to action for private sector companies, particularly those in regions expected...

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Urgent.. Dubai Police Seize Bus Laded with Unauthorized Gas Cylinders
1 month

Dubai Police intercepted a passenger bus carrying unauthorized gas cylinders in one of the emirate's areas as part of their ongoing efforts to enforce public safety regulations and curb violations by street vendors.

UAE
Sharjah government announces two days of remote learning for private schools
1 month

Sharjah, one of the emirates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has taken a proactive approach in response to unpredictable weather conditions by announcing the implementation of remote learning for private schools within its jurisdiction.

UAE
Dubai Authority urges passengers to Reach airport 4 hours before departure
1 month

Flydubai has issued a cautionary statement regarding potential disruptions to flight schedules originating from Dubai International (DXB) airport due to volatile weather conditions.

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UAE cautions residents against stormy weather: take precautions, remain Vigilant
1 month

Beginning Monday afternoon, residents of the UAE should prepare for turbulent weather patterns characterized by the formation of convective clouds, which are likely to bring about rainfall, occasional lightning, and thunderstorms.

World
Air India Temporarily Suspends flights to Tel Aviv
1 month

Leading Indian carrier Air India has decided to temporarily suspend its flights to Tel Aviv amidst renewed tensions in the region.

UAE
IndiGo Launches Direct Flight from Chandigarh to Abu Dhabi, Expanding Services
1 month

IndiGo, the Indian budget airline, has unveiled plans to expand its flight operations to the UAE, specifically targeting a new daily direct flight from Chandigarh, a city in northern India, to Abu Dhabi.

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UAE: Jail, fines and deportation of a woman for Seizing 1.166 Million Dirhams
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The Dubai Misdemeanor Court recently rendered a verdict against an Asian woman who manipulated an Arab man into surrendering a substantial sum of money amounting to one million and 166 thousand dirhams.

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Dubai Ambulance announces the launch of a solar-powered “ambulance boat”
1 month

The Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services has introduced a groundbreaking addition to its fleet: a high-speed sea ambulance boat.

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The UAE Federal Tax Authority sets 13 rights and obligations for taxpayers
1 month

The Federal Tax Authority has delineated a set of rights and obligations applicable to taxpayers, encapsulated within what is termed the "Taxpayer Charter."

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UAE Court Orders Driver in Accident to Repay 57k AED to Insurance company
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A Dubai civil court ordered a motorist who caused a traffic accident while under the influence of drugs or alcohol and then ran away from the scene of the crime to pay back 57,000 dirhams to the insurance company that had previously compensated the...

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Abu Dhabi Police Urges Safe Driving, Avoid Distractions in Hazardous Weather
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The Traffic and Security Patrols Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police issued a stern call to drivers to prioritize safe driving practices and adhere to safety protocols, especially during periods of rain and unpredictable weather conditions.

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UAE: Flydubai announces a temporary airspace closure in the affected region
1 month

Flydubai, a budget airline, has recently faced disruptions to its flight operations due to the temporary closure of airspace in the region.

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Dubai Authority to open a new 1.6km-long, 6-lane tunnel to ease traffic flow
1 month

Dubai plans to construct a cutting-edge tunnel spanning 1.6 kilometers and comprising six lanes, designed to handle a staggering 12,000 vehicles per hour in both directions.

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UAE introduces Golden Visa for Volunteers, Check Details and application process
1 month

Are you keen on engaging in volunteer work, donating, or participating in various initiatives in the UAE but uncertain about where to start?

Arab News
Oman: Nine dead, rescue operations continue amidst flash floods
1 month

At least nine people tragically lost their lives in Oman due to severe flooding, as floodwaters swept away their vehicles on Sunday.

UAE
UAE weather: Heavy Rainfall Drenches Dubai, Abu Dhabi as Long Weekend Ends
1 month

Several emirates, including Ras Al Khaimah, Al Ain, and Umm Al Quwain, have encountered a wet spell since the morning hours.

World
Pakistan: Lightning Claims 14 Lives Across Two major Provinces
1 month

Lightning strikes amidst heavy rainfall have tragically claimed the lives of at least 14 individuals across the provinces of Balochistan and Punjab in Pakistan, according to recent media coverage.

UAE
UAE government cautions against hacking mobile phones
1 month

The UAE Government Cyber Security Council has issued a stark warning about the escalating threat of cyber attacks targeting mobile phones worldwide.

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Starting Quran classes in UAE? Laws, fines up to Dh50,000, process outlined
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In the United Arab Emirates, the landscape for Quranic education has undergone significant regulation, particularly regarding the establishment and operation of private Quranic memorization centers.

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UAE Authority issues guidelines for farmers during unpredictable weather
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The Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA) has recently issued directives aimed at farmers and livestock breeders to ensure adherence to safety protocols amidst the unpredictability of weather patterns.

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Dubai to launch futuristic solar-powered transport system with RAILBUS
1 month

Dubai is on the brink of a transportation revolution as it ventures into the realm of futuristic, solar-powered transit systems. Partnering with innovative trailblazers, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has embarked on a...

World
UK announces a 55% increase in the minimum income for family visa sponsors
1 month

The United Kingdom has implemented a substantial 55 percent increase in the minimum income requirement for British citizens and residents, including those of Indian descent, who wish to sponsor their relatives on a family visa.

World
Sri Lanka cabinet announces the approval of downgrading to a "low-income country
1 month

Due to its economic woes, Sri Lanka has entered a severe crisis characterized by a shortage of dollars needed to import essential goods like food, fuel, and medicine. This has resulted in a sharp depreciation of the rupee and rampant inflation,...

World
Indian police arrested two suspects in the Bengaluru cafe bombing incident
1 month

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) announced the apprehension of two individuals outside Kolkata, situated in the eastern part of India.

UAE
Dubai Court fines a man 10,000 AED and 2-year fund transfer ban for this reason
1 month

The Dubai Misdemeanor Court recently issued a verdict on drug usage charges against an employee hailing from an Arab nation.

UAE
UAE Doctors Caution Residents as Cases of Bronchitis and Pneumonia Surge
1 month

The surge in respiratory illnesses, particularly bronchitis and pneumonia, has become a pressing concern for healthcare specialists across the UAE.

UAE
UAE fines up to Dh2,000 for rain offenses; as police share safety tips
1 month

Authorities in the UAE urged drivers to be cautious during the recent severe rains, stressing the severity of the penalties for traffic violations that put lives in danger, especially in wet weather.

UAE
UAE to launch More electric vehicles and flying cars
1 month

Ou Boqian, the Consul General of China, ushers in an era of heightened cooperation between China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), highlighting a burgeoning partnership characterized by technological innovation and economic collaboration.

UAE
Dubai imposes strict alcohol regulations: Fines, age limit, all you need to know
1 month

Although most regions of the UAE no longer prohibit the consumption of alcoholic beverages, it is still essential to respect and understand the country's predominant Islamic culture, particularly in places like Dubai.

UAE
UAE Offers Free Life-Changing Surgeries, Illuminating Children's Smiles This Eid
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Cleft lip and cleft palate, conditions stemming from incomplete formation during fetal development, represent prevalent congenital abnormalities.

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UAE approves AED2.18bn housing benefits package in Abu Dhabi
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With a considerable budget of AED 2.18 billion, Abu Dhabi approved the distribution of the first housing and benefits package for its inhabitants in 2024.

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UAE Warns of Rain and Thunderstorms Forecast as Eid Holiday Ends
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Residents and drivers are urged to be vigilant, as storms could bring heavy rainfall, potentially causing flash floods. Currently, UAE residents are enjoying the extended Eid Al Fitr holiday, with some areas experiencing cloudy skies and occasional...

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UAE: Two Famous restaurants to close operations at Souk Madinat for now in Dubai
1 month

Award-winning homegrown Folly and Publique are bidding adieu to their current locations at Souk Madinat, marking the end of an era for these celebrated culinary hotspots.