UAE residents can get visa against property they own

Can the title deed under my wife's name be used as a valid document to apply for her visa? My wife and I have been living in the UAE for around four years under our own respective employment visas. Her employment tenure at her current company will come to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s DEWA commissions 15 substations at a cost of Dhs1.73bn

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA ... Palm Jumeirah, Al Markad, Nad Al Hammar, Business Bay and Zabeel 2, a statement said. DEWA had 236 132/11kV substations at the end of 2017, of which 15 had been commissioned in 2017 at total cost of Dhs1.68bn. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi tourism board to make first ever visit to Canada

NEW YORK — Abu Dhabi has set its sights on the Canadian market, launching its first-ever dedicated visit to Canada. The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi will be visiting Canada as part of its summer North American roadshow, which also ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai lures transit passengers with airport experience

Dubai Tourism has introduced a new virtual experience at the emirate’s main airport, the world’s busiest for international passenger traffic, designed to encourage more connecting passengers to visit. The MyDubai Experience allows travellers to learn ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s Jumeirah appoints new ‘chief culinary officer’

Dubai-based hospitality group Jumeirah has created a new role of chief culinary officer, appointing former Michelin Guide global director Michael Ellis to the post. Ellis, who served as the global director for Europe, Asia and the Americas at Michelin ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi showcases new offering in UK roadshow

World Abu Dhabi theme park, which opens next month, along with news about exciting hotel launches and the emirate’s different regions; Al Ain, Al Dhafra, and of course, Abu Dhabi city. The roadshow kicked off in Chester before the promotional delegation ... ( read original story ...)

Off Abu Dhabi’s coast, an island home to cats seeks aid

The inhabitants of the desolate, man-made island off the coast of Abu Dhabi can't be immediately seen among the breakwater rocks. But as you draw close, their meows give them away. A colony of stray cats has swelled on Lulu Island among its barren sandy ... ( read original story ...)