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7 new rules introduced in Dubai in 2019 you should know about

From purchasing alcohol to where to sit on the metro…

News

UAE to introduce tax on e-cigarettes, vapes and soft drinks this December

It will come into effect on Sunday December 1, 2019…

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UAE committee formed to action Sheikh Mohammed’s new directives

The plans include social media regulations and nutritional labels on food…

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UAE moon sighting committee to meet on Friday to announce Islamic New Year

Keep an eye out over the weekend for the announcement…

Royals

Sheikh Mohammed releases 430 prisoners ahead of Eid Al Adha

The move aims to give them a fresh start in life…

News

Dubai Police issue warning to beachgoers taking photos

The Dubai Police issued the reminder to ensure residents and visitors remain on the right side of the law…

UAE law

There’s going to be a dry night in Dubai this weekend

No alcohol will be served from 6pm on Friday, August 9 to 7pm on Saturday, August 10…

News

You can now legally rent e-scooters in Abu Dhabi

Currently there’s no word on whether Dubai will follow suit…

Eat & Drink

Calorie counts won’t be displayed on menus in Dubai anytime soon

The move to postpone the implementation is to give food establishments more time to prepare…  

Eat & Drink

Restaurants in Dubai can no longer use flowers or petals in dishes

Restaurants are required to comply with immediate effect…

News

UAE Ministry of Economy cancels fees for over 100 public services

The changes come as part of efforts to boost business activity in the country…

How-to

Tourists can now obtain a temporary liquor license to buy alcohol in Dubai

Tourists can obtain a free one-month license to use during their stay in Dubai…

News

UAE ministry slashes work permit fees by up to 94 per cent

The reduced fees will be rolled out across 145 services and 128 transactions…

Advice

Reminder: Not following zebra crossing rules could land you a Dhs500 fine

Abu Dhabi Police have taken the opportunity to remind drivers and pedestrians of the rules…

News

Pay-per-use mobile data plans to be discontinued in the UAE

The move is set to protect subscribers from excessive charges…

News

UAE cabinet approves sectors eligible for 100 per cent foreign ownership

122 economic activities across 13 sectors aree eligible…