UAE western expats think they are in the ideal place to...

78% of expats see the UAE as the ideal expatriate location 90% of expats are aware of tax implications when returning home 94% of expats put...

Expat Problems and How to Overcome Them

The year 2016 is just getting started, but the month of January is nearly a thing of the past — sadly, so are many...

Scientifically Proven: Generous People Are Happier

Generosity makes people happier, even if they are only a little generous. People who act solely out of self-interest are less happy. Merely promising...

Community Development Authority emphasizes child’s rights in 3rd workshop

Workshop part of a series on Human Rights seminars The Community Development Authority (CDA) organized recently a workshop on children's rights in cooperation with the...

MENA Residents Happy with Their Personal Lives But Professionally Unsatisfied

Most of the people who live in MENA countries are satisfied with their personal life, found a new research. However, a big part of...

Latest survey reveals 91% of citizens are happy in UAE

Citizens in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) believe that they enjoy a better quality of life than most of their European counterparts, according to...

Muslims in Dubai can marry irrespective of their nationalities

Head of the family court at the Dubai Courts Judge Salem Obaid Othman has ruled that the marriage officiants in the emirate of Dubai...

Community Development Authority marks official launch of Dubai Early Childhood Development...

The centre is the first of its kind in the Middle East region In line with the Dubai Strategic Plan 2015...

What potential expats need to consider before they move

Millions and millions of people choose to become expats and move to a foreign country every year. They do that for various reasons...

Marriage is good for your heart

Although marriage causes a certain levels of stress for men and women, a new study says it is good for your heart. Marriage may...

Distaste for Facebook friends behavior

Many people find some of their Facebook friends actually annoying. The daily deals...

The Secrets of Online Dating Sites

Online dating sites grew in popularity in recent years. Many people claim they have found the love of their life on the web, while others complain...

Dubai Residents Concerned about Cost of Living

Although the latest Consumer Confidence Survey conducted by the Department of Economic Development (DED) shows general positive consumer sentiment, it also indicates that...

Salary increase for Sharjah government employees

Salaries of the employees of the Sharjah government, similar to that of the federal government employees.

First of January declared as paid holiday for all UAE private...

All workers and employees in the private sector institutions and companies will get a one-day paid holiday on The first of January 2010 to...

Holiday for federal bodies between Dec 2-5

The 39th National Day and Islamic Hijri New Year holiday for federal bodies and ministries will take place from December 2nd to December 5th. The...

Third Annual Emirati Women’s Day To Be Celebrated This Week

The third annual Emirati Women’s Day will be held August 28. The celebration will recognise the contribution of the nation’s women in developing and...

Dubai population tops two million

Dubai-based population increased by more than 22,000 people, according to official data. The emirate’s population totalled 2,000,113, according to the population clock of the...