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  • Dubai clinic to offer free treatment to the needy

       January 16, 2018     
    Young resident doctors with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) will provide free health services to those in need as part of a 'Dubai Hope Clinic'. The DHA's Youth Council announced this during the first day of the Dubai Health Forum. Dr Khalid Lootah, chai
  • How VAT impacts car ownership in Dubai

       January 16, 2018     
    Owning a car in the UAE is a big decision since it involves many hefty expenses including fuel, insurance, parking and maintenance. For those UAE residents who were struggling to figure out if they can afford to own a car, this decision has become even more diffi
  • Bitcoin fever grips US real estate

       January 15, 2018     
    Bitcoin fever has hit the US real estate market, especially that of Florida, offering foreign investors a way to dodge currency controls at home and US economic sanctions. As of the end of last year, the digital currency was listed as a way to pay for some 75 properties for sale, especially in south Florida and California, according to the real estate firm Redfin. "Bitcoin accep
  • UAE-Saudi highway gets major upgrade

       January 15, 2018     
    Abu Dhabi: A major upgrade for the Mafraq-Ghuweifat highway — the main route that connects the UAE to Saudi Arabia — has recently been completed, and is now open to vehicular traffic. The Dh5.3 billion upgrade covered a 246-kilometre stretch of the
  • Best eleven who aren’t even playing in World Cup 2018

       January 14, 2018     
    Dubai: In the fortnight before every World Cup there’s the invitable training ground bust-up between coach and player or the agonisin
  • How consumers can avoid being overcharged for VAT

       January 14, 2018     
    Consumers still have limited knowledge about VAT, which is why unregistered retailers are able to continue overcharging them, said CA Naveen Sharma, chairman of ICAI Dubai chapter and director of internal audit at Al Shirawi Group. "The first thing the consumer should do is to check for the retailer's TRN and VAT amount on the invoice," he said. "It is compulsory for the registered reta
  • Gratitude Wall launched in Zaabeel Park

       January 13, 2018     
    For the past two months Zaabeel Park has been celebrating happiness with the Happiness Market organised by the Dar Al Ber Society (DABS)
  • 5 visa-free places for these nationalities

       January 13, 2018     
    Our planet has a lot of places to see that can simply take our breath away. When we think of breathtaking places we think of locations such as the Eiffel Tower, the Burj Khalifa, or the Golden Gate Bridge. But here's the thing, there are many more amazing places in the world and if you're a Filipino, an Indian, or Pakistani passport holder we have found 5 beautiful places you can visit, either
  • Women above 25 can now travel to Saudi Arabia alone

       January 11, 2018     
    Now, women aged 25 and above, wishing to travel to Saudi Arabia alone, can be granted a tourist visa, stated a spokesman for the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH). This move signifies that it will not be necessary for women over 25 to travel with any family member or companion. However, women under 25 must be accompanied by a family member. Commenting on
  • Middle East investment banking fees total $912 billion in 2017

       January 11, 2018     
    DUBAI: Middle Eastern investment banking fees totalled an estimated $912.4 million during 2017, 0.1 per cent less than the value of fees recorded du

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