No More Ban – Rights of Filipino Domestic Workers in UAE

Exciting news for the kabayan Filipinos in UAE. There is NO MORE ban in the deployment of domestic workers from the Philippines to the United Arab Emirates. There are also new rules for household service workers. Also Read: No More Private Agencies, Domestic Workers Apply via UAE Government Only According to the...

No More Private Agencies, Domestic Workers Apply via UAE Government Only

Over 250 private agencies that recruit housemaids in the UAE have been shut down and more will follow as the UAE intends to remove 3rd party hiring agencies in the country. This new rule will aims to protect the rights of UAE domestic helpers. Also Read: Average Salary of Housemaids in...

GDRFA Launches Passport Control using Face Recognition at Dubai Airports

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai (GDRFA-Dubai) has launched a new fast-track passport control service that uses face and iris-recognition technologies. Director General of GDRFA-Dubai Major General Mohammed Ahmed Al Marri, Deputy CEO of Dubai Airports Jamal Al Hay, Chief Operating Officer of Emirates Airline...

MUST FOLLOW: New Rules in Dubai in February 2021

Please be careful everyone. There is an increased number in cases of COVID-19 and we don't want to end up with another lockdown. Dubai has announced a new set of rules for the month of February and this includes safety guidelines for shops, hotels, restaurants, and entertainment. There will...

4 Arab Men Detained after Posting Video Making Fun of Asian Community

This news serves as a warning to all that it is a crime in the UAE if you are insulting anybody or if you make fun of them. Posting cruel content like this is also a crime so be mindful of your actions. Also Read: Don't mock UAE Money or You...

GOOD NEWS: UAE and Qatar Reopen Borders

Good news as all land, sea, and air ports between UAE and Qatar will reopen starting January 9, 2020. This announcement was made in a statement issued by the Ministry of Foregin Affairs and International Cooperation as reported by official Emirates News Agency. His Excellency Khalid Abdullah Belhoul, Undersecretary of...

Mandatory 10-Day Quarantine for these Dubai Residents

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has announced that the isolation period for certain COVID-19 patients and close contact cases has been reduced to 10 days from the initial 14-day period. Also Read: WARNING: Beware of Spreading Fake News about COVID in UAE The shortened isolation period is applicable to COVID-19 patients who...

KNOW THE RULES: AED 50,000 Fine for Hosting NYE Parties, AED 15,000 For Every Attendee

Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management announces precautionary measures for New Year’s Eve celebrations - Private social gatherings exceeding 30 people are prohibited - AED50,000 penalty for hosting a gathering that does not comply with precautionary measures; AED15,000 fine for each individual attending - Inspections will be conducted to ensure...

UAE Public Holidays 2021

If you are working or living in the UAE, you are probably aware that there are public holidays being observed. The public holidays in...

UAE announces changes in laws and policies

The UAE has announced a number of changes to personal and family laws in the country. According to a news report from UAE federal...

Thank you UAE! UAE donates AED35 million to Filipino victims of typhoon Rolly

Upon the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE...

Wedding receptions, social events allowed to resume in Dubai

The Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management in Dubai, headed by H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, announced that wedding...

Dubai Police Fines Pilot for Yacht Party with 25 Guests

In a post shared by the Dubai Police, a pilot has been slapped with a AED 10,000 fine for organizing a private yacht party...

Viral Video: Supercar Blondie Surprises Employee with Huge Cash Gift

If you have been watching vlogs about cars, you would know who Supercar Blondie is. Just recently, a video she uploaded on Facebook exploded...

Supercar Blondie Surprises Bangladeshi Car Cleaner with Annual Salary as Tip!

Supercar Blondie has been sharing her wealth with expats who are in Dubai. Just recently, she posted a video about her Filipina employee who...

Dubai Police Fine Woman and Guests for Organizing House Party

Warning again that having a house party is currently banned and will constitute a fine of AED 10,000 for the organizer, and AED 5,000...
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