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Tourist VAT refund scheme approved by UAE Cabinet

Visitors will be able to get 5-per cent back on their purchases from Q4 2018…

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Dubai has broken a Guinness world record in honour of Sheikh Zayed

The world’s largest jigsaw puzzle features the UAE founding fathers’ visage front and centre…

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More annual leave to be given to some Dubai employees

Working remotely and getting a promotion have also become simpler under the new HR law… 

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The longest lunar eclipse of the century is expected this month

The full eclipse will begin at around 11.30pm, optimum time for viewing the eclipse will be around twenty past midnight.

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Petrol prices to drop in July

Vehicle owners will now pay Dhs2.56 for Super 98, down from Dhs2.63 in June.

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Working as a freelancer in Dubai just got a whole lot cheaper

The new scheme covers the media and education sectors in Media City and Knowledge Park…

Living

Dubai and Abu Dhabi are no longer among the world’s most expensive cities

But that doesn’t mean the cost of living has gone down…

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Dubizzle is now selling Elvis Presley’s private jet

Got a spare Dhs375,000 burning a hole in your wallet?

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When will Eid Al Adha 2018 fall in the UAE?

A UAE-based astronomer has predicted the dates for the next public holiday…

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Oman has introduced a cheaper short-stay tourist visa

Great news for those wanting to spend a long weekend in Muscat…

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Another fire has hit Dubai’s Global Village

The fire broke out while the theme park was closed for the season.

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A UAE expat was fined Dhs250,000 for posting abusive tweets

Be careful what you say on social media…

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Two major Dubai road improvement projects are nearly complete

This is great news for those who travel through Jebel Ali on their commute…

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UAE visa amnesty to begin in August

Visa violators will be able to fix their status without fear of repercussions.

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The British Museum is naming one of its galleries after Sheikh Zayed

It will be called “The Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Gallery for Europe and the Middle East”.