UAE preferred country of residence for young Arabs for fourth year

UAE preferred country of residence for young Arabs for fourth year

For the fourth consecutive year, the UAE has been named as the country in which most Arab youth would like to live, as well as the country they would most like their own nation to emulate, according to the findings of the 7th Annual ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey. Selecting from a list of 20 countries, one in five said they would like t...

No protection for employer if maid decides to abscond

No protection for employer if maid decides to abscond

It is really becoming an alarming trend to see the number of households with illegal maids or maids without visas, which makes me wonder about the reasons for this trend? What is it in the UAE laws th... »

Are security risks based on gender now, asks shopper

Are security risks based on gender now, asks shopper

I was just now entering HyperPanda in Festival City. Two ladies with big handbags walked in front of me, ignored by the security guard. When I entered, I was stopped and he politely asked to look in m... »

air conditioning unit

Why would neighbour install air con in the middle of the night?

We live in a sharing villa in Rashidiya. I understand that the weather is changing and it’s getting warmer day by day. I know that it will be very difficult to sleep on your own room without AC. Last ... »

Abu Dhabi to issue trade licences in 10 minutes

Abu Dhabi to issue trade licences in 10 minutes

Abu Dhabi Business Centre has implemented a system to issue commercial trade licences within 10 minutes. Ali Majid Al Mansouri, Head of the department, which is affiliated to the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, said that this system is designed to improve the business environment and enhance the competitiveness of the emirate. He said...

Salman Khan accident verdict to be delivered in May

Salman Khan accident verdict to be delivered in May

Brangelina planning to adopt seventh child from war-torn Syria

Brangelina planning to adopt seventh child from war-torn Syria

Justin Timberlake shares first photograph of son

Justin Timberlake shares first photograph of son

Things to do: Broadway plays, Ladies night and Pets

Things to do: Broadway plays, Ladies night and Pets

Broadway baby!  Watch performances of Broadway greats like ‘The Producers’, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ or ‘Sound of Music’, but with a local twist. The Fine Arts Booster Club (FABC) at the Universal Ameri... »

Get involved in ethical fashion industry revolution

Get involved in ethical fashion industry revolution

For one day only, selfies are allowed. You can even dress up in your best clothes, and show off those fashion brands. We’ll forgive you, as long as the date is April 24 and you include the hashtag ‘#w... »

Inspirational films by and for children at the 2015 CIFF

Inspirational films by and for children at the 2015 CIFF

Look at life through the eyes of a child with 120 films that will fuel the imagination. The second edition of the Children’s International Film Festival (CIFF) will feature 67 international short film... »

Victories for Al Barwani and Umid Ali at Dubai Kartdrome

Victories for Al Barwani and Umid Ali at Dubai Kartdrome

Atef Al Barwani and Hussain Umid Ali scored a win apiece in the SWS RX7 Sprint races at the Dubai Kartdrome on Monday night, while Oliver Walton was unbeatable in the Junior LR4 category. Al Barwani struck first by powering to pole position with a best lap of 1:12.042, with the top five on the grid separated by a second and the top fifteen covered ...