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 »

Dubai Police to hold forum on anti-human trafficking Forum focuses on how to help victims of human trafficking

DUBAI – After a tremendous turnout of the Dubai Police forum with the Filipino community in August, the Philippine Consulate General (PCG) in Dubai and the Northern Emirates said they are coordinating... Read more »

UAE residents warned vs. travelling to African country – Got plans for Madagascar? You might want to cancel it

DUBAI – A ministry in the UAE concerning health has recently released a memorandum, warning residents against travelling to Republic of Madagascar after reports of outbreak of pneumonic plague emerged. The UAE... Read more »

YEAR OF ZAYED: Run 2018 pays tribute to ‘Father of the Nation’

The Year 2018 is being marked as the ‘Year of Zayed’ to celebrate the exemplary achievements of the Father of the Nation.  To commemorate His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al Nahyan’s... Read more »