Demolition notice for abandoned buildings in Abu Dhabi

Building owners have two weeks to tear their buildings down or risk hefty fines Owners of abandoned buildings in Abu Dhabi have been ordered to demolish ... notifying him that he needed to demolish his property at M14. He said the ad was a mistake. ( read original story ...)

Dubai road deaths decline 36% this year

Brigadier Saif Muhair Al Mazroui, director of Traffic Department at Dubai Police, told Gulf News that in the recent years, the extensive awareness campaigns had been conducted in Dubai and these had helped raise awareness among drivers. “It is good to ... ( read original story ...)

UAE issues new regulation on federal tax procedures

The UAE Ministry of Finance has released the executive regulation of Federal Decree-Law No (7) of 2017 on tax procedures, thus taking the VAT system in the country one step forward. The published regulations cover, among other things, the responsibilities ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai saw double digit growth in tourist numbers in H1

The number of tourists visiting Dubai increased 10.9 percent during the first half of 2017. Abu Dhabi and Ras al-Khaimah recorded a 7.2 percent and 6.5 percent growth, respectively, according to the Central Bank of the UAE. The banking authority ... ( read original story ...)

Waiting in the wings: Dubai’s autonomous flying taxis

A prototype flies in front of the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest tower, in a test flight in Dubai [Kamran Jebreili/AP] With a whirling buzz from 18 rotors, the pilot-less helicopter gently lifted off the ground and soared up into the afternoon sky ... ( read original story ...)

Now, register your will online in Dubai registry

In offering this new system, the registry is supporting overseas investors in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah.” The property will allows those with real estate assets to secure up to five properties in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. Likewise, Free Zone company ... ( read original story ...)

Pardoned Indians released from Sharjah jail

He worked as a taxi driver since 1970 in Sharjah, till he got arrested over a financial crime. Shawkat's jail term ended years ago, but he languished in prison as he was unable to settle the amount, according to the court order. He was always worried about ... ( read original story ...)

Citizen opens refurbished boutique at Sharjah City Centre

Citizen has announced that their exclusive boutique in Sharjah City Centre is now open with a refreshed new look, following a period of renovation. The renovation is in line with the Japanese brand’s strategic expansion plans for the Middle East region. ( read original story ...)