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Back to school

Written by on 25 August 2019

As a public holiday is anticipated on Sunday September 1, the new academic year will begin for most students on Monday September 2… Most students across the UAE will enjoy an extra day of the summer holiday this year, as schools plan ahead for the probable upcoming public holiday. Although the new academic year for […]

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50% discount on traffic fines in Dubai

Written by on 21 August 2019

‘A Day without Accidents’ was launched last year, as Dubai Police achieved their target of zero major accidents and fatalities and the percentage of minor incidents was significantly reduced. Here’s how you can try to avail for discounts on fines!! Take the pledge by logging on to www.dubaipolice.gov.ae and clicking on the ‘A Day without […]

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Eid Holidays!

Written by on 6 August 2019

Earlier, the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) announced the Eid Al Adha holidays for the private and public sector in the UAE. Eid Al Adha holiday for the private sector is from August 10 to 13, 2019, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MOHRE) has announced on Monday. On its official Twitter account, […]

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Travel between Abu Dhabi – Ajman with ease

Written by on 5 August 2019

The commute between Abu Dhabi and Ajman just got easier with the two emirates signing a deal to operate buses. The service will begin in August and cost Dh30 per passenger. “ITC and Public Transport Corporation – Ajman signed an MoU to operate buses on AbuDhabi-Ajman route to facilitate the transport of commuters between both […]

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Petrol Price In UAE

Petrol prices!!

Written by on 30 July 2019

The UAE fuel price committee on Tuesday increased fuel prices for the month of August 2019. Super 98 petrol will now cost Dh2.37 per litre, compared to Dh2.30 a litre in July, while Special 95 will cost Dh2.26 a litre, compared to Dh2.18 a litre the previous month. One litre of diesel will cost Dh2.42 […]

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New UAE work permit!

Written by on 29 July 2019

Men sponsored by their wives can get work permit.   Expatriates as well as businesses have hailed the UAE’s visa reforms that allow men under their family’s sponsorship to get work permits. As per the new rule that came into effect from Sunday, husbands, fathers and sons can get jobs without necessarily being under the […]

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Dubai to Sharjah by a boat!!

Written by on 28 July 2019

If you commute between Dubai and Sharjah but dread the heavy traffic, there’s now a new way to journey between the two emirates. A ferry service has just launched between the two emirates, and will run 42 times per day from Al Ghubaiba Marine Station in Dubai to Aquarium Marine Station in Sharjah, and back. The […]

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UAE weather: Foggy conditions and low humidity expected

Written by on 23 July 2019

Fair to partly cloudy in general with low humidity levels UAE residents heading towards Abu Dhabi this morning, have been asked to be cautious as there is a possibility of fog formation along the route. The National Centre of Meteorology’s daily weather forecast has issued a yellow warning for residents, asking them to be wary […]

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Hot & humid UAE

Written by on 22 July 2019

A hot summer week is in store for residents, so don’t forget your umbrella or a hat when going outdoors. The weather forecast for the day, according to the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM), predicts fair to partly cloudy skies with a chance of some convective clouds formation east and southwards by afternoon. It will be […]

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