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2018 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey: Amman Most Expensive Arab City Ahead of Dubai & Abu Dhabi

1 month ago
The “Worldwide Cost of Living Survey” is a report issued by the Economist that compares more than 400 individual prices across 160 products and services in 133 cities around the world and ranks the world’s ...
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#GivingIsInYourBlood: New #Facebook Campaign Encouraging Blood Donation During Ramadan

1 month ago
People tend to donate less blood during the summer and especially during Ramadan time when they’re fasting, which causes blood banks to often run short. For that purpose and as part of Facebook’s Hack for ...
Food

Find Over 160 #Ramadan Sharing Fridges Across Dubai

1 month ago
For the third year in a row now, community fridges are being installed all over Dubai in an attempt to provide free food for the poor and needy during Ramadan. The idea started back in ...
Fun

Social Media “Influencers” Now Need a License in the UAE

4 months ago
The United Arab Emirates now requires all social media influencers, or in other terms those conducting commercial activities through social media to register for a government-issued license. The move aims to professionalize and regulate the ...
Fun

The Backstreet Boys are Coming to Dubai on April 20

4 months ago
The Backstreet Boys are confirmed to perform at the 2018 Blended Music Festival which will be held at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on April 20. All members of the five-piece boy band, AJ McLean, ...
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22 Injured, 44 Vehicles Crashed in Abu Dhabi Fog Accident

5 months ago
The pictures and videos coming out of the multiple-car crash on the ShEikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Road are crazy and it’s a miracle no one got killed. The most dramatic video is the one below ...
Technology

Dubai to Build World’s largest Waste-to-energy Plant

5 months ago
Dubai is planning to build a $680M waste-to-energy plant capable of treating around 5,000 metric tons daily and generating enough power to run 120,000 homes, which is as much power “as 2,000 skyscrapers as big ...
Technology

Skype Officially Blocked in the UAE

6 months ago
Skype now shares the same fate as Google’s Duo, Apple’s FaceTime or Whatsapp Video call as the UAE’s telecoms regulator (TRA) has confirmed that Skype has been blocked completely. Etisalat & du had already confirmed ...
News

UAE Reduces Traffic Fines by 50%

7 months ago
My friend who lives in Abu Dhabi shared with me earlier this morning a screenshot of his traffic fines that were reduced by half after an order from the Crown Prince. The reduction will be ...
Baladi

Louvre Abu Dhabi Opening on November 11

8 months ago
The Louvre Abu Dhabi is finally being inaugurated after several revised completion dates since 2013. The museum is to be located on the Saadiyat Island Cultural District, and will be approximately 24,000 square metres (260,000 ...
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