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Dubai Airport Introduces special Check-in and Immigration for Haj Pilgrims
asmaa - 6 days

A top official said that Dubai Airport has created a special passageway for Haj pilgrims in preparation for the increased travel demand leading up to the Eid Al Adha holiday and summer vacation.

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Dubai Lauded Internationally for Accuracy in Traveler Document Verification
asmaa - 6 days

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai is widely praised for its thorough examination of German travel documents in particular. In order to keep up with the ever-changing methods of counterfeit, it heavily emphasizes...

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UAE Residents Rack Up and Budget for Traffic Fines Up to Dh80,000
asmaa - 6 days

More than 500 residents revealed that they had accumulated traffic fines exceeding Dh20,000, highlighting the significant financial burden that traffic violations can impose on drivers.

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The UAE announces 5 ways to obtain a driving license
ahmed atef - 1 week

In order to check that the international license for citizens and residents permits driving a vehicle lawfully and safely while going overseas, the Digital Government of the United Arab Emirates has defined five distinct ways and alternatives for...

World News
Canada announces new changes to the 2024 Canadian work permit
ahmed atef - 1 week

The Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) in Canada has been revised. These modifications support hiring foreign workers by Canadian firms seeking a favorable Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) before granting a work permit.

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Saudi Arabia Introduces E-Scooters for Safe and Quick Haj Pilgrim Transport
asmaa - 1 week

During the Haj season this year, electric scooters will be permitted by Saudi Arabia. The goal of this initiative is to improve the pilgrims' experience by offering a transit option that is efficient, light, and safe.

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Abu Dhabi government announces Eid Al Adha holidays for public sector employees
asmaa - 1 week

The Abu Dhabi government has officially announced the Eid Al Adha holidays, which will commence on Saturday, June 15, 2024, and conclude on Tuesday, June 18, 2024.

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UAE imposes stricter telemarketing rules with fines up to Dh150,000
asmaa - 1 week

With the introduction of new standards and procedures, the government of the United Arab Emirates has cracked down on telemarketing via phone calls.

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Dubai launches new bridge, slashing travel time from 21 to 7 minutes
asmaa - 1 week

Today, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) unveiled a crucial bridge within the expansive project to enhance the intersection of Jarn Al Sabkha Street with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road, marking a significant milestone in the infrastructure...

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A UAE court ordered a woman to pay 5,000 AED fine for drug use
asmaa - 1 week

In Dubai, a woman of Asian nationality faced legal scrutiny after being accused of consuming narcotic substances.

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Dubai Declares Eid Al Adha Break for Public Sector employees
asmaa - 1 week

Government employees in Dubai will be off from Saturday, June 15, to Tuesday, June 18, in observance of the Eid Al Adha holiday. On Wednesday, June 19, routine business will resume.

Arab News
UAE: Air Arabia announces flights resumption to Basra in Iraq
asmaa - 1 week

Air Arabia resumes flight operations between Basra, Iraq, and Sharjah, UAE, presenting a significant advancement in regional travel options.

Arab News
UAE declares the first day of Eid al-Adha 2024
asmaa - 1 week

The Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates has decided to grant public and commercial sector employees formal paid holidays in observance of Eid Al Adha.

Arab News
UAE Announces the Launch of New Regulations on Abortion Procedures and Guideline
asmaa - 1 week

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (Mohap) in the UAE unveiled regulations governing permissible cases of abortion, prioritizing the safety and well-being of pregnant women while enhancing oversight of healthcare facilities across the nation.

Arab News
Dubai Launches New Bogota Flights with Visa-Free Entry
asmaa - 1 week

Bogota, with its rich 500-year history, and Dubai, a melting pot of nearly 200 nationalities, represent more than just cultural diversity; they epitomize the strategic foresight necessary for global success.

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UAE president issues an urgent decree regarding the Federal National Council
asmaa - 1 week

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, has announced the issuence Federal Decree No. (82) of 2024, officially marking the closure of the first regular session of the 18th legislative term of the Federal National...

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Dubai: How to Digitize Your Forgotten Nol Card in 6 Simple Steps
asmaa - 1 week

Imagine being at the Metro gates in a rush to catch your train, only to realize you've forgotten your Nol card.

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Dubai court Obligated a patient to pay 277 thousand dirhams as a treatment bill
asmaa - 1 week

A patient was ordered by the Civil Court of First Instance in Dubai to pay a hospital 277,000 dirhams for treatment that spanned 22 days.

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Dubai announces free entry for children at Expo City attractions for Eid al-Adha
asmaa - 1 week

Every pavilion and attraction at Expo City Dubai, including Terra's indoor play area and Taqa Island, will be open to children under the age of twelve for free in observance of Eid Al Adha.

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Abu Dhabi Restaurant Closure Due to Insects and Poor Hygiene Standards
asmaa - 1 week

On Friday, Abu Dhabi officials said that the Desi Pak Punjab Restaurant had been ordered shuttered due to infractions of food safety rules.

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Saudi Arabia Announces 5-Day Private Sector Holiday for Eid Al Adha 2024
asmaa - 1 week

In anticipation of Eid Al Adha, Saudi Arabia has granted its private and non-profit sectors a five-day holiday.

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Dubai announces Free medical check-up & karaoke for Philippine Independence Day
asmaa - 1 week

Dubai's Filipino expatriates are poised for a weekend of jubilation as they commemorate the 126th Philippine Independence Day at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Celebrating their vibrant cultural tapestry and unwavering patriotism, the community...

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The UAE sets Eid Al Adha holiday for all state employees
ahmed atef - 1 week

It has been decided that federal government employees will observe Arafa and Eid al-Adha on Saturday, June 15, from 9 Dhu al-Hijjah until Tuesday, June 18, 2024, or 12 Dhu al-Hijjah of 1445 AH. Work will resume on "Wednesday" June 19, 2024....

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Dubai announces the allocation of 8 public beaches for families during Eid
asmaa - 1 week

Families will have exclusive access to eight of Dubai's public beaches during the Eid Al-Adha holiday. The goal is to control the influx of tourists so that everyone may enjoy the emirate's beaches while they're here.

Arab News
Saudi Authorities Arrest 8, Fined 280,000 Riyals for Illegal pilgrims Transport
asmaa - 1 week

The penalties for violating pilgrimage instructions will be enforced beginning on June 2 and will continue until June 20.

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urgent.. The UAE announces the date for disbursing June salaries
ahmed atef - 1 week

Employees of the Dubai government will receive their June wages far ahead of schedule, in time for Eid Al Adha.

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UAE Launches Midday Break Initiative with Over 6,000 Rest Stations
asmaa - 1 week

From June 15th through September 15th, these breaks will be enforced for everyone working outside between the hours of 12:30 and 3:00.

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Saudi Arabia Announces the Haj 2024 Commencement on June 14
asmaa - 1 week

June 14 will mark the beginning of the 2024 Haj pilgrimage, according to Saudi Arabia's official announcement. Astronomical observatories spotted the crescent Moon on Thursday evening, at the start of the month when the yearly pilgrimage takes...

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Oman announces date of the first day of Eid al-Adha 2024
asmaa - 1 week

On Thursday, the GCC nation announced that no one had seen the Moon in their country. The crescent Moon, which normally marks the beginning of Dhul Hijjah, was not visible in Oman on June 6, according to this announcement.

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UAE: Dhul Hijjah crescent moon spotted in Abu Dhabi for Eid Al Adha
asmaa - 1 week

According to the government's list of public holidays, residents are scheduled to receive one day off for Arafah day and three days off for Eid Al Adha.

World News
European Central Bank announces interest rate cuts, first time since 2019
asmaa - 1 week

The European Central Bank (ECB) recently announced its first interest rate cut since 2019, signaling progress in addressing inflation while acknowledging that the battle is far from over.

World News
Canada issues widespread warnings due to thunderstorms hitting these areas
zahraa ahmed - 1 week

This morning, the Government of Canada issued an important and urgent morning warning that temperatures will drop in some areas, with rain falling, and Environment Canada warns of the risk of thunderstorms in southern Ontario.

World News
Canada sets requirements for a Canadian Open Work Permit with Working Holiday Visa
zahraa ahmed - 1 week

The Canadian Immigration Department has identified some new visas for residence with the aim of intercultural interaction, as the Canadian government offers open work permits for young people from 35 partner countries to work and explore the country,...

World News
Canada issues an emergency alert regarding a water outage in the city of Calgary
zahraa ahmed - 1 week

Water conservation companies in the city of Calgary in Canada issued an urgent alert to residents, and the companies asked residents to do a number of requests, including not to shower or bathe. Do not wash dishes or operate appliances that use...

Arab News
Saudi Arabia announces the launch of new Akasa Air flights to India
asmaa - 1 week

Indian airline Akasa Air has recently received certification from Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) to start regular flights between the two countries Saudi Arabia and India.

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Sheikh Hamdan Directs Early Salary Payments for Govt Employees this Eid Al Adha
asmaa - 1 week

In preparation for the upcoming Eid Al Adha celebrations, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, has launched a directive aimed at ensuring the financial well-being of Dubai government employees. This directive...

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Dubai to Introduce Paid Parking with Higher Fees in 6 New Areas by July
asmaa - 1 week

Residents in six prominent Dubai neighborhoods will soon encounter an increase in paid parking spaces, accompanied by higher fees for premium spots.

Business
UAE Urges corporate taxpayers to submit registrations by June 30 or face fines
asmaa - 1 week

Tax officials in the United Arab Emirates have sent an urgent message to corporate taxpayers with permits from March and April. There will be fines imposed if these entities do not submit their registration applications by June 30, 2024.

Technology News
Dubai inaugurates a new Dh2-million station in Jebel Ali to monitor air pollutio
asmaa - 1 week

Dubai has just revealed an advanced air quality monitoring system that can detect 101 distinct air contaminants. This cutting-edge facility, valued at Dh2 million, is a major step forward as the first permanent air quality monitoring station set up...

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UAE Markets: Indian and Pakistani Mangoes Priced from Dh4 to Dh600 per Kg
asmaa - 1 week

Amid the scorching summer heat, the UAE's fruit markets are bustling with activity as mango season takes center stage.