Dubai Land Department announces the update of the rental index for 2018

Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that the rental index has been updated for 2018. DLD confirmed that the new update is for all residential, commercial and industrial properties in the Emirate... Read more »

Center launches AED 1 Diabetes screening for residents

To commemorate World Diabetes Day, Dubai RAK Diabetes Center kicked-off a month long campaign against diabetes for Dubai residents, with an aim to create awareness on the importance of exercise to lower... Read more »

Men urged to do fertility screening

Avail free fertility screening for men for free DUBAI – Men in the UAE are being urged by a health center in Dubai to have fertility screening “since most men are unaware... Read more »

UAE mobile subscriptions surge to 19.7M

DUBAI – In a statistics released by UAE-based telecommunications, mobile phone subscriptions in the UAE have reached up to 19.71 million as of September, this year. According to, this figure indicates... Read more »

50% DISCOUNT On 2016 traffic fines paid before 2018

DUBAI – The Dubai Police is urging residents of Dubai to avail of the 50 percent discount on traffic fines incurred from 2016 or earlier before the year 2017 ends. “Dubai traffic... Read more »

UAE firms urged for VAT registration before Jan 1

DUBAI – UAE-based companies are urged by the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) to register for Value Added Tax (VAT) before January 1, 2018. Registering for the implementation of VAT is free of... Read more »

UAE tops business ranking for 5th time in ME

DUBAI – For the fifth year in a row, a study conducted by World Bank (WB) is suggesting that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is Middle East’s top country for doing business... Read more »

PMECPAR produces Filipino CPAs for 5 years now-Congratulates its new passers of SPLBE for Accountancy

ABU DHABI – Since its formal launching as one of the pioneer review institutes for Filipino Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the UAE on January 20, 2012, the Philippine Middle East CPA... Read more »

JONALD A. ROXAS Influential engineer, community leader leads expats to dream big, aspire for more

ONE of the successful and inspiring migrant workers, Jonald Arañez Roxas, is a very familiar figure and community leader in Doha. Journey abroad When he was 18 years old, he did part-time... Read more »

Rocktoberfest Dubai 2017 – The Story

Octoberfest in many places is synonymous with Germany, to include the Philippines, but in this instance of combining Rock Music and Octoberfest, you have Rocktoberfest, which is synonymous with Dubai. This concept,... Read more »