Dubai drivers get pleasant surprise from police

Dubai: Ten drivers in Dubai were worried when they were flagged by police despite “following road rules” on Tuesday. Instead of a ticket, however, the drivers received commendation from police for being good and safe drivers. Each driver received the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE now requires licenses for ‘social media influencers’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The United Arab Emirates says it will now require anyone conducting "commercial activities" through social media to register for a government-issued license. The new rules announced Tuesday target so-called "social media ... ( read original story ...)

Kerala businessman wins $1m Dubai raffle

Dubai: A Kerala businessman who purchased his first ever ticket of Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion online has joined the list of Dubai Duty Free millionaires in the draw held at Terminal 3 of Dubai International Airport on Tuesday. Prabin ... ( read original story ...)

Sindhi stars to headline Dubai music show

Dubai: Sindhi singers Shafi Fakeer, Shaman Ali Mirali and Farzana Bahar are set to perform live music and Sindhi stage drama on Friday at Pakistan Association Dubai. The gala event is expected to draw a large number of fans from the UAE as well as from ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Ports to upgrade ports and logistics infrastructure

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) and Abu Dhabi Ports have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that agrees they will work together to develop opportunities for Abu Dhabi Ports to upgrade ports, logistics infrastructure and services abroad used by EGA to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Cares launches Dh3.8m Madagascar programme

Dubai: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has partnered with Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) to improve access to water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) facilities in schools in two of Madagascar’s largest ... ( read original story ...)

Warning: Millionaire scams rising in UAE

Dubai: Lotteries are gaining wider popularity these days, especially since social media feeds are teeming with news of UAE expatriates becoming overnight millionaires. However, if you’re one of the avid raffle draw participants, it pays to be vigilant ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Delegation To Attend World Ocean Summit

A delegation from three government entities in Abu Dhabi is going to take part in the World Ocean Summit, WOS, to be held in Mexico on 7th-9th March 2018. Held under the patronage of President Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico, the summit will see a number of ... ( read original story ...)