This is the official App of the Consulate General of India (CGI) in Dubai. CGI aims to provide access to all essential information and share new and relevant updates to Indian residents in Dubai through this app. The main purpose of the App would be to provide details about various initiatives of Indian Government for …

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5 questions to ask before finding a new job in Dubai

Many people look at the new year as a fresh start for their jobs, or the ideal time for a career change. If you’ve reached a point where you feel neither productive nor satisfied with your job, a change may be necessary. It could be that the gas pedal is not working and your career …


Emirates employees share a special message for India 68th Republic Day

More than a hundred Indian and Emirati employees at Emirates Group joined hands to commemorate India’s 68th Republic Day. The employees, who represent different backgrounds and specialities, lined up in a ‘68’ formation to mark the special occasion.


Burj Khalifa and Adnoc tower light up in colours of Indian flag

Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s tower were lit up with the colours of the Indian national flag on Wednesday in celebration of the country’s 68th Republic Day. The display embodied the deep friendship and co-operation between the people of the two countries, reported state news agency Wam. This year’s celebrations are of …


56% UAE children exposed to online threats in 12 months

Parents need to do more to protect their kids from the growing number of online threats, but many currently lack visibility of the dangers their children are facing. A new research from Kaspersky Lab reveals that only 26 per cent in the UAE use parental control software to help restrict their kids’ activity online. Worryingly, …


New Dubai Kochi flight from Feb 1st

Keeping in mind the growing ties between the UAE and India, Air India has announced the operation of its second Dreamliner in Dubai-Kochi route. In a Press conference held at the Indian consulate on Tuesday, Melwin D’Silva, Air India’s regional manager (Gulf, Middle East & Africa), said AI 934 will depart from Dubai daily at …


Invitation to the Community & friends of India for participation in the 68th Republic Day

Samskrita Manthan

Samskrita Manthan

All are invited to attend the Samskrita Manthan on 19th Jan 2017 at The Consulate Auditorium. All attendees are requested to carry Emirtaes ID card


The Wadali Brothers will appear in the UAE for the first time

A feast of Indian classical music maestros are to visit the UAE this year with the welcome return of a long-running concert series. Wadali Brothers, Jasraj, Ajoy Chakrabarty and Shubha Mudgal will all perform at Dubai’s Ductac throughout 2017, as part of the new Emirates NBD Classics season. After steadily diversifying into increasingly global sounds …

57% know of ID card smart gate service

The Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) confirmed that passing through airports’ smart gates through the ID card is a service activated by default without needing prior registration. Neither does it require any registration fee, the EIDA confirmed. According to a survey conducted by EIDA on its website, 57 per cent of the public found that they …