Find out Which Dubai Areas Have the Lowest School Fees

Find out Which Dubai Areas Have the Lowest School Fees

Living in Dubai is considered a dream for a huge portion of Earth’s population. Although many people claim that the city is overly futuristic and artificial, it remains the closest thing we have to a Utopia — at least in the region.   One of the main concerns parents think of when living in Dubai […]

This Arab Country Has Been Named Best Country in the World to Live in for Expats

This Arab Country Has Been Named Best Country in the World to Live in for Expats

The World Economic Forum is an international organization for public-private cooperation. It was established in 1971 as a non-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards […]

Saudi Arabia Offers Massive Reward for Reporting Illegal Expats

Saudi Arabia Offers Massive Reward for Reporting Illegal Expats

  Security authorities in Saudi Arabia have just announced that they’re offering a reward to anyone who reports residency or labor violations involving expats.   It has been reported by Jamaan Bin Ahmad Al Ghamidi, consultant to public security, that the reward could reach up to 50,000 Saudi riyals.   Al Ghamidi also added that there would […]

Is the UAE Banning Haj?

Is the UAE Banning Haj?

The UAE is reportedly not administering Haj permits to Muslim expatriates currently residing in the UAE, as stated by the UAE’s Ministry of Religious Affairs (Al Awqaf).     It is largely unclear why this ban is being placed but, according to Khaleeji Times, Umrah office officials have affirmed hearing that this policy is going […]

Marie Le Pen Might Be France’s next President, and Arabs Should Care

Marie Le Pen Might Be France’s next President, and Arabs Should Care

The results of the first round of the French Presidential Elections are in, and Emmanuel Macron is in the lead with 23.9% of the vote, and Marie Le Pen is in second place with 21.4% of the vote.     This means that Macron and Le Pen will be going head to head for the […]

Kuwaiti MP Safa Al Hashem: The Woman Who Loves to Hate on Expats

Kuwaiti MP Safa Al Hashem: The Woman Who Loves to Hate on Expats

by Rana Elhawary

  Earlier this week, Kuwaiti MP Safa Al Hashem has proposed new laws that would place a temporary one-year halt on issuing driving licenses to expatriates.     She added that this halt should be renewed on a regular basis, until a solution is found to the growing traffic congestion on Kuwaiti roads. Finally, Al […]

Dubai to Provide Homes for Low-Income Workers

Dubai to Provide Homes for Low-Income Workers

by Mohamed Rashed

  Just when you thought Utopia is a fictional place, Dubai proves you wrong. Our favorite emirate is now applying a new policy that’ll provide low-income housing for those who cannot afford one!   His Highness, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, approved the new policy on Sunday, and […]

Sheikh Mohammed Launches Food Bank in UAE as Part of ‘Year of Giving’

Sheikh Mohammed Launches Food Bank in UAE as Part of ‘Year of Giving’

by Ahmed ElShehy

  Last month it was announced that 2017 is going to be the Year of Giving in the UAE, and they weren’t joking. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Dubai Ruler has just declared via his Twitter account that a food bank will come to exist on […]

14 Things You Never Thought You Would Get Punished for in the UAE

14 Things You Never Thought You Would Get Punished for in the UAE

www.guide2dubai.com   Whether you’re visiting the UAE or in the process of relocating, you should know these rules because you might do one thing and find yourself in jail the next day not knowing how you ended up thre. Here is an overview of the key laws that all expats and visitors to the emirates should know, […]

10 Indian Entrepreneurs in the UAE Who Are Dominating Their Industries

10 Indian Entrepreneurs in the UAE Who Are Dominating Their Industries

By Monaliza Wahba

Forbes Middle East held an exclusive award ceremony last week to celebrate the most successful Indian leaders in the Arab Region, especially the UAE, in both multinationals and Arab companies. The “4th Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World 2016” event was held in Dubai and attended by 300 prominent individuals, including the Ambassador of India […]

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