This Maid in Saudi Arabia Just Became a Millionaire

This Maid in Saudi Arabia Just Became a Millionaire

K.G. Kusumawathi, now 44, had come to Saudi Arabia in the year 2000 when she was 27 with her two toddlers; daughter Hansika Sewwandi, and son Thushitha Madusha. She then started working as a maid, to which her sponsor paid her a monthly salary of SR400 for the first eight years.     Kusumawathi received one of […]

These 5 Sectors in the UAE Are Hiring in Huge Numbers

These 5 Sectors in the UAE Are Hiring in Huge Numbers

According to a recent survey by KPMG, more than half of UAE’s CEOs are planning to increase their staff in the next three years. It was reported that around 56% of the CEOs announced that they’ll expand the number of employees by 5%. The remaining CEOs, however, said that they would only recruit between 6%-10% […]

Here’s Why You’ll Want to Shift Careers and Become a Police Officer in the UAE

Here’s Why You’ll Want to Shift Careers and Become a Police Officer in the UAE

  This just in! Khaleeji Times have just release this piece of information that might make you rethink all your life decisions — mainly your careers. The salaries of police officers in the UAE will make you want to change whatever your dream career was.   Check out the table below with all the figures, […]

Egypt’s Population Council: ‘Each Citizen Needs a EGP 5700 Salary to Live Above Poverty Line’

Egypt’s Population Council: ‘Each Citizen Needs a EGP 5700 Salary to Live Above Poverty Line’

  The National Population Council just told us what we already knew all along. According to Youm7, The council just released some pretty scary numbers. Our dear Egypt is currently graced with 2.6 million children a year. If the reproductive rate is four children per woman, we will end up with a population of 122 […]

14 Things You Can Buy With President Sisi’s Salary

14 Things You Can Buy With President Sisi’s Salary

By Hady El Hady

On Sunday, the Egyptian parliament approved a law that reduced President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s annual salary by 50% putting it at $63,000 or around 500,000 EGP. Of course, a lot of Sisi supporters took to social media to sympathize with him and complain about how low the salary is. Now it’s true that the […]