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Heavy rain in UAE causes over Dh300,000 in losses and lost passports in Kalba
1 week

More than seven days have elapsed since the eastern coast of the UAE, particularly certain districts of Kalba, was besieged by heavy rainfall, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.

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UAE announces its official removal from the FATF "grey" list
1 week

The removal of the United Arab Emirates, which accommodates the Dubai financial center, from a global watchdog's list of countries susceptible to illicit money transfers represents a noteworthy accomplishment for the country that may bolster its...

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Dubai introduces a new 5-year multiple-entry tourist visa for Indian tourists
1 week

On Thursday, numerous Indian news sites claimed that a new tourist visa with multiple entries and a validity period of five years had been launched. `

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UAE Police Cautions drivers against making noise in residential areas
1 week

Recently, Abu Dhabi Police issued a warning regarding the disruptive behavior that some drivers, particularly young people, exhibit while operating vehicles.

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A UAE court orders a young man to return 100,000 dirhams after stealing it
1 week

The Abu Dhabi Family, Civil, and Administrative Claims Court has issued a verdict requiring a young man to reimburse a sum of 100,000 dirhams he unlawfully obtained from another individual, along with paying an additional 10,000 dirhams as...

World
UK launches ETA program, offering visa exemption to eligible categories.
1 week

The recent launch of the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) program by the United Kingdom offers citizens visa exemption, marking a significant development in travel facilitation.

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Emirates introduces new daily service to this destination starting on June 3rd
1 week

Flights between Dubai and Bogotá, the capital of Colombia, will begin on June 3rd, according to Emirates' announcement on Wednesday.

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UAE Airlines hires 1,000 new employees and records a Dh2.1 billion profit
1 week

Flydubai's 2023 profits surged by 75%, reaching a record Dh2.1 billion, propelled by robust organic growth amid the aviation industry's expansion.

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UAE fined a Man Dh20,000 for social media account verification scam
1 week

A man in Abu Dhabi sought Dh61,750 under the pretext of verifying another individual's social media account.

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A US United Airlines flight diverted to Chicago after a reported bomb threat
1 week

A United Airlines flight traveling from Newark to Los Angeles was compelled to make an unscheduled landing in Chicago on Wednesday due to what local media outlets described as a bomb threat, citing an initial police report.

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UAE: Retailer cuts prices of 10,000 items, offers Dh5,000 gift cards for Ramadan
1 week

In an effort to reduce traffic and provide consumers more convenience, it is considering the introduction of drive-through shopping choices.

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UAE Education: End-of-Year School Exams to Finish Prior to Ramadan
1 week

Headteachers are giving priority to supporting students so they can allocate sufficient time for family and prayer rather than focusing heavily on studying during Ramadan.

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Dubai announces up to a 200% increase in property prices
1 week

The extraordinary demand for real estate in the years after the epidemic has caused prices in Dubai to skyrocket, surpassing their 2014 peak.

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India Expands Medical Exam Centers to Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah
1 week

The National Testing Agency (NTA) of India has announced the expansion of its medical entrance exam, NEET-UG 2024, to include testing centers in 14 international locations, including Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah in the UAE.

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UAE Disappointed as US Vetoes UN Gaza Ceasefire Resolution
1 week

The recent resolution vote in the United Nations Security Council regarding the conflict between Gaza and Israel has elicited mixed reactions from various stakeholders.

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UAE announces Choithrams supermarket chain expansion across the Gulf region
1 week

Choithrams, the renowned supermarket chain in the UAE, is set to undergo a substantial expansion, encompassing the opening of numerous new stores across the UAE, Bahrain, and Qatar, along with the introduction of online shopping services in Bahrain...

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How can expats apply for residency visas, birth certificates for newborns in UAE
1 week

Parents are obligated to complete their child's registration and acquire the necessary paperwork within 120 days of the child's birth to avoid penalties. The UAE is renowned for being an ideal location for families to thrive.

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UAE: Dubai Islamic Bank discontinues its "Salary in Advance" facility
1 week

Many residents in the UAE often turn to financial assistance options during times of financial strain or urgent personal needs.

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UAE Banks Offer "Rent in Advance" Solution for Tenants
1 week

Rental prices are forecasted to maintain an upward trajectory throughout the country in 2024, posing a significant financial burden for UAE residents.

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UAE announces a 6-day break for Eid Al Fitr; likely Ramadan 2024 dates revealed
1 week

The commencement of the holy month of Ramadan and the celebration of the festival of Eid al-Fitr are contingent upon the sighting of the crescent moon.

World
Indian Customs arrested a passenger for smuggling gold from Gulf country
1 week

Customs officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, India, have taken action against an individual attempting to smuggle gold into the country.

World
Israeli cabinet announce March 10 as deadline for Gaza ground offensive in Rafah
1 week

Israeli cabinet member Benny Gantz issued a stark ultimatum, warning Hamas to release all hostages held in Gaza by March 10 or face a potential offensive in Rafah.

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UAE announces a three-week spring break for students
1 week

The academic calendar for the ongoing school year, beginning on March 25, has delineated a three-week spring break extending until April 14.

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UAE-India flights: Air India Express offers reduced airfares for travelers
1 week

Air India Express, a budget airline, has introduced Xpress Lite prices for customers who want to fly without checked luggage, allowing passengers flying from the UAE to India to enjoy cheaper airfares.