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RTA: New bus routes to be launched on April 7

Written by on 3 April 2019

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority on Tuesday announced that it will be launching nine new bus routes as of April 7, 2019. The routes will be as follows: 1. Route 20 from Al Warsan 3 to Al Nahda via Airport Terminal 2, connecting Rashidiya Metro Bus Station and International City with a frequency of 30 […]

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Sponsoring your family in the UAE now becomes easier

Written by on 1 April 2019

A Profession was initially the requirement for a person to be sponsored in the UAE, which wasn’t always an easy task.But now, the UAE Cabinet has announced that income sufficient to support their families will be the only requirement for UAE expatriates to sponsor their family members as opposed to the previously listed ‘professions’.This came […]

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Fuel prices to go up in April

Written by on 31 March 2019

The fuel prices are to go up in April 2019. Super 98 petrol will now cost Dh2.23 per litre, up from Dh2.04 a litre in March, while Special 95 will cost Dh2.11 a litre, up from Dh1.92 a litre. The price of diesel has been revised to Dh2.49 a litre, up from Dh2.41 a litre […]

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School fees to be more affordable!

Written by on 28 March 2019

The Dubai Executive Council headed by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, has approved a new framework to regulate school fees, put forward by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). Accordingly, the fee hike for about 90 percent of students will not be more than 2.7 percent and […]

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Sharjah: Solar Panels to be used in these parks!

Written by on 25 March 2019

Solar panels are said to be used in 2 parks in Sharjah. This scheme ensures sustainable development and to use more green power in the public entities. The municipality also announced on its official Instagram account, that the 50 lights installed in the different areas of Al Nakheel Park were to be controlled by a […]

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Emaar to launch ‘Dubai Stars’

Written by on 19 March 2019

Emaar to launch ‘Dubai Stars’, a walk of fame saluting 10,000 international celebrities, in Downtown Dubai   Dubai is creating its own version of Hollywood’s walk of fame. Dubai Stars will kick off in Downtown Dubai and will be unveiled in October this year. People from all over the world are asked to nominate their […]

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Written by on 19 March 2019

An increase to the speed limit on Sheikh Zayed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan St. has been announced by Dubai RTA. The speed limit will be raised from 90 to 100 km/hour, will be in effect from Sunday, March 17 The road, which runs between Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Road and Emirates Road, links new desert […]

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Written by on 17 March 2019

Dubai Metro stations are having a music festival, and it’s completely free! It’s taking place from Sunday, March 17 until Saturday, March 23. The music festival will feature 25 artists from around the world, performing a mixture of musical genres. It’s happening at five stations including Burjuman, Union, DMCC, Al Rigga, and Dubai Mall.

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These residents will get free entries to museums in the UAE

Written by on 11 March 2019

Sharjah Museums Authority, SMA, has welcomed the Sharjah Executive Council’s, SEC’s, decision to exempt the elderly and the People of Determination (people with disabilities) from admission fees at the emirate’s museums. Manal Ataya, Director-General of SMA, commended Sharjah Executive Council resolution, which falls in line with the authority’s mission to increase community members’ ability to […]

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