Arabtec, The Builder Behind Burj Khalifa And Louvre Abu Dhabi, Files For Liquidation

It looks like construction giant Arabtec is going out of business after its shareholders voted in favour of liquidation following huge losses in the wake of the Coronavirus economic turmoil. Since its inception in 1975, Arabtec built some of the Middle East’s biggest architectural marvels, from famous landmarks like Address Downtown Dubai hotel and Media … Continue reading Arabtec, The Builder Behind Burj Khalifa And Louvre Abu Dhabi, Files For Liquidation

UAE Resident Fined AED 10,000 For Hosting A House Party In Dubai

Dubai Police imposed an AED 10,000 fine on a woman for hosting a house party with guests neither maintaining a social distance nor wearing a mask. Woman gets AED 10,000 fine after hosting a house party There’s no denying Coronavirus is wreaking havoc on nearly every aspect of life, particularly for party people. While many … Continue reading UAE Resident Fined AED 10,000 For Hosting A House Party In Dubai

UAE Records 1,000+ Coronavirus Cases For The First Time

In light of increasing numbers of businesses violating social distancing guidelines, parties, gatherings and schools reopening, the UAE recorded 1,007 cases yesterday. 1,000+ Coronavirus cases in the UAE Combating the novel Coronavirus outbreak was quite under control last month, with the number of cases ranging between high 100’’s low 200’s, until the new academic year … Continue reading UAE Records 1,000+ Coronavirus Cases For The First Time

Coronavirus-Infected Man Arrested After Filming Himself Showing Off Breaking Quarantine Rules in Dubai

A Coronvairus-infected UAE resident has been sentenced to prison after sharing a video of himself not adhering to quarantine guidelines and boast about it. Dubai Police arrest man after showing off breaking quarantine rules We all know a friend on social media who goes to great lengths to brag about their daily life online, even … Continue reading Coronavirus-Infected Man Arrested After Filming Himself Showing Off Breaking Quarantine Rules in Dubai

Dubai Rolls Out Retirement Visas For Residents Aged 55 And Above

In a first, Dubai is now making it easier for senior residents to continue living in the city with the introduction of retirement visas valid for five years. Retirement visas introduced in Dubai Until now, residents in the UAE could work and earn till the age of 65, leaving many long-timers with little choice other … Continue reading Dubai Rolls Out Retirement Visas For Residents Aged 55 And Above

UAE Exempts Face Masks, Sanitizers And Medical Equipment From VAT

In line with the UAE’s efforts to combat the novel Coronavirus, a list of medical equipment including face masks, gloves and sanitizers are exempt for value-added tax (VAT). Coronavirus cases on the rise There’s a second wave of Coronavirus in time for schools reopening, businesses operations gaining traction and tourists descending upon the country. The … Continue reading UAE Exempts Face Masks, Sanitizers And Medical Equipment From VAT

Celebrity Chef Vikas Khanna Opens New Pop-Up Restaurant In Dubai

India’s very own Michelin star chef Vikas Khanna is bringing the flavours of India to his seasonal pop-up restaurant, ‘Ellora by Vikas Khanna’ at the JA The Resort in Jebel Ali. Ellora by Vikas Khanna opens at JA The Resort, Dubai Just in time when Dubai is opening up post-Coronavirus and the dining scene is … Continue reading Celebrity Chef Vikas Khanna Opens New Pop-Up Restaurant In Dubai

New Dates Revealed For IPL 2020 Edition In The UAE

Following the Indian Premier League’s (IPL) announcement of hosting the 2020 edition in the UAE, they’ve announced the tournament will take place from 19th September till 10th November. New IPL dates International cricket is gradually making a comeback, thanks to the England vs West Indies test series last month and the ongoing England vs Ireland … Continue reading New Dates Revealed For IPL 2020 Edition In The UAE

Dubai Rugby Sevens Cancelled This Year

For the first time in its 51-year-long history, the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens announced cancelling the 2020 edition following the aftermath of the Coronavirus pandemic. Dubai Rugby Sevens’ 2020 edition cancelled As things stand, majority of international sports have come to a standstill and rugby isn’t an exception either. The World Rugby announced cancelling … Continue reading Dubai Rugby Sevens Cancelled This Year