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UAE doctors warn that summer itching could indicate serious health issues
1 week

Healthcare professionals said that summer itching should not be ignored since it may be a sign of more significant health problems.

Technology
Dubai authorities set up training workshop on artificial intelligence strategies
1 week

In a strategic partnership with Microsoft, the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai recently hosted a transformative workshop. This initiative underscores Dubai's commitment to harnessing artificial intelligence (AI)...

Arab
UAE launches covered motorcyclist rest stops in Abu Dhabi
1 week

In a move aimed at improving conditions for delivery drivers in Abu Dhabi, the Joint Traffic Safety Committee, chaired by the Department of Municipalities and Transport, has launched a pioneering initiative. This initiative focuses on establishing...

Arab
UAE worshippers express gratitude to government for shortened Friday prayers
1 week

A Dubai citizen named Muzaffar Habib left his nearby workplace at around 1:20 PM on Friday, June 28th to attend the special Jum'uah congregational prayers at a mosque in the Zabeel district.

Mix
UAE launches new service to help buyers check accident history of used cars
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Searching for a used vehicle? Also, asking friends and family for a ride? An absolute necessity in these cases would be to research the vehicle's history in order to learn about its current state and any accidents it may have been involved in.

Arab
UAE: 70% of fire-related deaths occur inside residential homes
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Official statistics indicate that a significant majority, 70%, of fatalities resulting from fire incidents within the UAE occur in residential settings, with 56% of all fires originating within homes.

Mix
UAE denies claims of Emirati passports found 'on Sudan battlefield'
1 week

The United Arab Emirates has categorically denied any allegations of Emirati participation in the ongoing conflict in Sudan.

Arab
UAE mandates schools to explore alternatives before determining student failure
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Abu Dhabi's private schools have stated their intention to look at other options before deciding to keep students, in line with rules that stress moving on to the next grade or, in extreme circumstances, starting over.

Mix
UAE launches 5 training programs with financial aid for private sector citizens
1 week

The UAE Talent Competitiveness Council (NAFES) has launched five transformative training programs aimed at bolstering the capabilities and competitiveness of Emirati nationals within the private sector.

Arab
UAE Releases Travel Advisory Following Reports of High Thefts in Six Countries
1 week

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a travel advisory on Thursday in response to an increased number of theft incidents reported by Emirati travelers across multiple countries.

Business
UAE: DIB resolves salary payment issues post-system upgrade
1 week

A recent system upgrade caused disruptions in some clients' wage payments, which Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) resolved.

Business
UAE: Al Maktoum Airport to Revolutionize Economy and Tourism
1 week

Dubai's Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) represents a monumental leap forward in the emirate's ambitious plans for economic expansion.

Mix
UAE Court imposes a 6-month internet network ban to an Arab man for this reason
1 week

In a legal case that highlights the complexities of defamation via digital communication, a Dubai court has ruled in favor of compensation for psychological harm caused by a voice message sent over WhatsApp.

Mix
UAE: MoPH launches Health and Nutrition Survey 2024-2025
1 week

The Ministry of Health and Community Protection has launched the National Health and Nutrition Survey Campaign 2024-2025 in partnership with the Federal Center for Competitiveness and Statistics, local health agencies, and statistics centres across...

Business
Dubai Chamber of Commerce introduces Colombian Business Council initiative
1 week

The Colombian Business Council will be established, according to plans revealed by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce, in a major step toward strengthening business ties.

Arab
UAE urges immediate action to prevent Sudan imminent famine
1 week

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has made a strong plea to the UN Security Council, highlighting the paramount necessity of prompt action to avert an impending famine in Sudan, in a diplomatically significant gesture.

Mix
Emirates unveils Wimbledon sponsorship with live tennis and in-flight indulgence
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Emirates, which is well-known for providing opulent air travel, has entered the tennis scene with a major move when it was named The Championships, Wimbledon's Official Airline Partner.

Mix
Abu Dhabi Authority introduces free summer activities for retirees and families
1 week

The "Abu Dhabi Sports Summer" initiative, spearheaded by ADNEC Services Company, has the full support of the Abu Dhabi Retirement Fund.

Arab
UAE leaders express condolences to Moroccan King on his mother's passing
1 week

In a gesture of profound sympathy, the leadership of the UAE has extended their heartfelt condolences to King Mohammed VI of Morocco following the passing of his mother.

Arab
Dubai: Volunteer Doctors Provide Free Treatment to over 300 Patients on Fridays
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A dedicated team of volunteer doctors and nursing staff is providing free medical check-ups and treatments weekly to patients from various parts of the UAE.

Arab
UAE sets 6 key aspects for parents in treating & rehabilitating addicted child
1 week

Experts and specialists emphasized the critical role parents play in supporting their sons through the challenges of drug abuse, highlighting six key aspects essential to their involvement.

Arab
UAE Doctors caution against exposure to ultraviolet rays
1 week

Specialized doctors have emphasized the dangers of direct sunlight exposure to the eyes, especially during the summer months, which can lead to serious conditions such as photokeratitis, cataracts, macular degeneration, and aging of the eye’s...

Arab
UAE: Various Areas Experienced Hail and Rain of Different Intensities
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Various regions in the UAE experienced rainfall of varying intensities, accompanied by hailstones in some areas Yesterday.

Mix
Dubai awards contract for entrances and exits to Dubai Harbor area project
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The infrastructure development at Dubai Harbour, spearheaded by the RTA in coordination with Shamal Holding, reflects Dubai's commitment to enhancing urban development and accommodating population growth. This project will significantly improve...

Arab
UAE: Etihad plans to hire hundreds of new employees in 2024
2 weeks

Etihad Airways, the prestigious national carrier of the UAE, has unveiled ambitious plans to expand its pilot workforce significantly this year.

Mix
UAE MoHRE announces new video support service via mobile app
2 weeks

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) in the UAE has introduced a video call service through its official smart application, alongside continuing to offer this feature via WhatsApp at the number 600 590000.

Arab
UAE Police announces the launch of smart bus to combat drug abuse in Abu Dhabi
2 weeks

In a proactive move to tackle drug abuse, the Abu Dhabi Police have rolled out a cutting-edge mobile education unit.

Mix
UAE Ministry strongly denounces terrorist attacks in Dagestan
2 weeks

The UAE's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has unequivocally condemned recent terrorist attacks in Dagestan, Russia, denouncing these acts of violence that claimed the lives of security personnel and innocent civilians. The UAE extended heartfelt...

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UAE: Filipino Leaders Deny Rumors of "166 HIV-Positive OFWs" in Dubai
2 weeks

Expats in the UAE have been cautioned against spreading fake news, a severe offense that can result in a fine of up to Dh200,000 and imprisonment.

Business
UAE announces the deadline date for mandatory corporate tax registration
2 weeks

The UAE's Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has released a strict guideline on corporate tax registration, highlighting the need for resident enterprises with licenses granted in March or April to comply.

Mix
UAE expects 90% Summer Hotel Occupancy Amid Tourism Surge
2 weeks

Hotel managers in the United Arab Emirates anticipate a considerable rise in hotel occupancy rates, with summertime levels expected to approach 90%.

Arab
UAE Doctors Warn of Child Headphone Use Risks for Hearing Loss    
2 weeks

Excessive headphone use among children, particularly while engaged in activities like video gaming, has raised concerns among medical professionals in the UAE about potential hearing damage.

Technology
UAE: Five Key Signs to Identify Fake Videos Using AI
2 weeks

Engineer Mohammed Al Shehhi, a technical expert, has expressed worries regarding the spread of phony video clips made with advanced artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities.

Mix
UAE urges awareness fatal nut allergy after a mother shares horror story
2 weeks

Since he was a baby, Sajitha Hyder's son Daniyal has experienced numerous allergies.

Mix
Dubai flight from Manchester impacted by power outage at UK airport
2 weeks

A flight scheduled from Manchester to the UAE faced delays on Sunday due to a substantial power outage at the British airport, leading to chaotic conditions for passengers.

Business
Dubai rental prices expected to increase by 10% for the rest of 2024
2 weeks

Dubai rents rose by almost 10% in the first half of the year, and experts predict that the city's housing market would see another 10% increase in the second half.

Arab
Dubai: A multiple collision on Sheikh Zayed Road, caused traffic disruption
2 weeks

Dubai Police confirmed a multi-vehicle accident on Sheikh Zayed Road, causing traffic congestion near the Last Exit intersection heading towards Abu Dhabi.

Arab
Dubai Police launches blood donation campaign to support community health
2 weeks

The "Every Drop with a Pulse" campaign was organized by the Dubai Police General Command in partnership with the Al Qusais Police Station, the Positive Spirit Council, the Dubai Police Health Center, and the Nafi Sports Club.

Mix
The UAE Dedicates $5 Million to support the Sudan Humanitarian Fund
2 weeks

The UAE has entered into an agreement with the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), committing five million dollars to bolster the Sudan Humanitarian Fund.

Mix
Dubai declares the completion of traffic improvements on major roads
2 weeks

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) recently concluded extensive road improvement projects aimed at alleviating congestion and enhancing traffic flow in the bustling Al Mankhool area.