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HH Sheikh Mohammed announces sweeping visa and labour changes

The reforms will have a huge impact on many people living, working and travelling to the UAE

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Abu Dhabi to introduce 30 per cent tax on alcohol sales

A fee for purchasing an alcohol licence is also being introduced…

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Abu Dhabi to reduce tourism fees at hotels and restaurants

Dining out at Abu Dhabi’s hotels just got a little bit cheaper…

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Abu Dhabi is getting a huge new children’s library

The library will feature a desert-inspired reading room, with a book mountain at its centre…

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Eid Al Fitr holiday for UAE private sector announced

This isn’t the news we were hoping for…

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Eid Al Fitr holiday for UAE public sector announced

We’re still waiting on the public sector holiday announcement…

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Waitrose to begin charging for plastic bags during 12-week trial

The eco-friendly initiative is designed to reduce plastic waste…

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Our picks: 11 things to do in Abu Dhabi this weekend

Your guide to all the events taking place in the nation’s capital

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Sheikh Mohammed announces major changes to UAE visa system

Some residents will now be eligible for ten-year visas…

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It actually rained in Abu Dhabi this morning

Now, there’s something we don’t see every day…