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Things to definitely try in Dubai this weekend

This weekend will be your chance to make the most out of Dubai! Check out our picks of great activities going on this week. Watch Misbah take to the field in Dubai When: February 9, Thursday Where: Dubai International Cricket Stadium From Dhs20, tickets available at location The Twenty20 cricket tournament is back in town …

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Dubai Muncipality warns against using henna

Social media users circulated pictures showing the danger of the Chinese Henna as it has chemical substances that cause burns amputation. In response, The Public Health and Safety Department at Dubai Municipality confirmed that this type of henna is banned in Dubai. Through their social media, the civic body warned the public from using the …

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Board your plane faster at Dubai airport Now

Dubai Airports continues to use technology to improve service and boost capacity as part of its DXB Plus programme designed to elevate capacity at Dubai International (DXB) to 118 million by 2023. The latest innovation takes the form of an Intelligent Traffic System (ITS), which optimises the coordination of buses used to shuttle passengers from …

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Gold prices slip after 3 month high

Gold on Wednesday slipped from near three-month highs hit in the previous session, easing on a stronger dollar amid political and economic uncertainty in the United States and Europe. Gold is priced at Dh149.50 in Dubai today, it climbed marginally from Dh149.25 yesterday. Spot gold was down 0.2 percent to $1,231.50 per ounce at 0100 …

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Abu Dhabi to become a ‘walkable’ city

A sustainable, eco-friendly downtown masterplan has been announced for the UAE Capital. The ‘walkable’ project, which will be completed by 2030, is designed to allow residents live a healthier lifestyle when it comes to dining, retail and entertainment, instead of being confined in a closed space such as hotels and shopping malls. Hrvoje Cindric, ME …

5 things to do if you hate your Dubai job

It is quite common to come across expats in Dubai who hate their jobs. You might have relocated to a new country or joined a new job but are no longer finding the profile promising. Like it or not, job satisfaction should be your priority as a major part of your life is occupied by …

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Gold sales set to remain tight this year in UAE

Gold sales in the UAE are expected to remain weak this year after demand plunged to a 19-year low last year amid the oil price rout, pay cuts and lower spending by tourists, according to jewellers. “This year we expect the market will continue without much of growth until the third quarter,” said Abdul Salam …

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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 …

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5 Dubai Metro rules you may not know

The Dubai Metro, everybody’s favourite mode of public transport. Whether you live in Sharjah, or Ajman and of course in Dubai, it cannot be denied that the Metro has virtually connected the city and its neighbouring emirates. There are a lot of rules surrounding Dubai Metro and the Roads and Transport Authority has released a …

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Want to try 101 Kerala dishes?

It’s a homecoming. After going ‘fusion’ with cuisines from across the world, Kerala is getting back to its roots. The aroma of the spices, the mild flavour of coconut, the spicy seafood, beef, chicken and duck all laced with a drizzle of coconut oil . these are the memories a Malayalee carries with him as …