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Win Dh150,000 by riding public transport in Dubai

Win Dh150,000 by riding public transport in Dubai

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will be giving away Dh150,000 to public transport commuters in Dubai in celebration of the 9th Public Transport Day on November 1. CEO of RTA’s Public Transport Agency and Chairman of the Organising Committee of RTA’s Public...

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New road linking Al Khail Road, Jumeirah opens

New road linking Al Khail Road, Jumeirah opens

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has opened a two-level bridge connecting Jumeirah with Al Khail Road which is expected to cut travel time to and from the two areas to four minutes. The bridge features two-level bridges extending 7.4 kilometers, including a...

British academic charged with spying

British academic charged with spying

A British academic has been charged by UAE prosecutors with spying, five months after he was arrested. Matthew Hedges is a doctoral student at Durham University and was arrested at Dubai airport at the end of his two-week study trip in the country, reported Reuters....

Man dies, 3 sustain injuries in two road accidents in Abu Dhabi

Man dies, 3 sustain injuries in two road accidents in Abu Dhabi

Two vehicular accidents in Abu Dhabi on Monday, October 15, claimed the life of one motorist while six others sustained injuries. Lieutenant Colonel Dr. Abdullah Yousuf Al Suwaidi, Deputy Director of the Department of Traffic of the External Areas in Abu Dhabi Police,...

New hoverbike that can fight crime unveiled at Gitex Tech Week

New hoverbike that can fight crime unveiled at Gitex Tech Week

The Dubai Police unveiled a "crime-fighting" hoverbike at the Gitex Technology Week 2018. The new hoverbike is an upgraded version of the previous one displayed in Gitex 2017, reported by Gulf News. It can be used to respond to urgent situations, such as traffic...

Filipino celebs who filed COCs for 2019 elections

Filipino celebs who filed COCs for 2019 elections

Philippine politics have a confluent history with showbiz affairs. Many actors-turned-politicians have emerged from the movie scenes to bagging seats in the local or national government units. See these Filipino celebrities who have filed their certificates of...

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle reveal they’re expecting first child

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle reveal they’re expecting first child

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, revealed that they are expecting their first child about ten weeks after their historical royal wedding. Daily Mail UK reported that Prince Harry and Meghan revealed the news to Queen Elizabeth II during...

Senators junk Arroyo’s draft federal charter

As time runs out for the 17th Congress, some senators on Tuesday, October 9, have already shut down the House panel’s draft federal charter proposed by House speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. In a text message sent to reporters, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said...

5 shops closed for offering fake discount in Ajman

The Ajman Department of Economic Development (ADED) ordered the closure of five shops in the emirate for offering customers fake sales and discounts. The shops, some of which are supermarkets, were reportedly displaying posters offering customers fake 80 percent...

Bicam-approved bill requiring SSS coverage for OFWs

The bicameral conference committee on Tuesday, October 9, approved the bill expanding the coverage of Social Security Systems (SSS) to all overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) under the age of 60. Senate Bill 1753 or the proposed “Social Security Act of 2018” authored by...

Tales of woe of Filipina domestic helper in Kuwait

An overseas Filipino worker from Kuwait who recently returned from Kuwait narrated the physical abuse she suffered in the hands of her female employer. OFW Ruby Caduyag, who worked as a domestic helper, told GMA News that her employer starved her and often laid her...

UAE astronaut to travel to space in 2019

One of two astronauts who will undergo an intensive training in Russia will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go to space in an 11-day space mission to the International Space Station this 2019. H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown...

23,800 jobs to open in UAE in next 5 years

Microsoft's technology ecosystem and cloud services is expected to open 23,800 jobs in the UAE over the next five years, a study by International Data Corporation (IDC) revealed. Sayed Hashish, regional general manager, Microsoft Gulf said that public and private...

Free financial literacy program for Filipino HSWs in UAE

The Philippine Consulate in Dubai will be holding a free financial literacy program for Filipino household service workers (HSWs). The free financial literacy program will be held on Friday, October 12 from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Rizal Hall of the Philippine...

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Duterte set to deliver 3rd SONA today

Duterte set to deliver 3rd SONA today

President Rodrigo Duterte is set to deliver his third State of the Nation Address before Congress today. The President will have a no-frills attire and will wear simple piña woven barong. His third SONA will be filmed under the direction of Bb. Joyce Bernal. Unlike...

To stay without fear: 3 OFWs hope to avail of UAE amnesty scheme

To stay without fear: 3 OFWs hope to avail of UAE amnesty scheme

The last UAE general immigration amnesty benefited 61,826 expats of different nationalities. Mikee, Albert and Dannah are only a handful among those who hope to be granted the amnesty this year. The Philippine Consulate is also forming a special team to assist them...

Good news for OFW parents in UAE

Good news for OFW parents in UAE

During the summer, some OFWs opt to escape the heat to colder countries or go home in the Philippines back to their families. But with the recent announcement from the UAE cabinet, OFWs who long to see their children and young ones may not have to leave the country...

More than 3 in 10 OFW households save for future plans

More than 3 in 10 OFW households save for future plans

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) revealed that 39 percent of overseas Filipino workers (OFW) remittances are kept by their households for savings. In a BSP report, the breakdown of OFW remittances showed that 94.2 percent of OFW households are using their money...

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