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Abu Dhabi tobacco trade declines in 2018

Abu Dhabi tobacco trade declines in 2018

(WAM) -- The value of Abu Dhabi’s trade in raw tobacco and manufactured tobacco products declined sharply in 2018 compared to 2017, reflecting the success of the decision to apply excise tax. The UAE began applying excise tax on selected goods that are harmful to...

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Man gets 10-year jail sentence for defaming UAE in social media

Man gets 10-year jail sentence for defaming UAE in social media

gentle reminder to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the UAE: abide by the laws or risk getting caught and serving a fine. One man who defied UAE laws was given a 10-year jail term on top of a Dh1 million fine for defaming the government via...

Filipina raped by man who promised her work in Russia

Filipina raped by man who promised her work in Russia

A Filipina domestic helper cried for help after she was allegedly raped multiple times by a man who offered her a job in Moscow, Russia. The OFW, 35-year-old Elena, recalled that a man, whom she believes is a Turkish national, offered her a job as a cleaner in Russia....

OFW in Dubai endures debilitating skin disease

OFW in Dubai endures debilitating skin disease

An overseas Filipino worker (OFW) has been struggling to overcome a debilitating skin disorder that has left her scarred physically and emotionally. OFW Jenny Mariano Orpiada was admitted to a hospital in Dubai for checkup. At first glance, large red patches spread in...

Why only during Ramadan are car offers rolled out?

Why only during Ramadan are car offers rolled out?

‘Ramadan is certainly one of the best times to purchase cars as the deals are genuine and most often the best in the year’ “There are really many best offers during Ramadan,” said Anthony De Leon, Dubai-based social media strategist and vlogger. “Timed offers… because...

Dubai Police give away cars to drivers with no traffic violations

Dubai Police give away cars to drivers with no traffic violations

A US expat and a UAE national were both rewarded by a new car for not committing any traffic violation. US expat Craigrey David Christopher was given a Hyundai car after he was chosen as the winner of the Dubai Police's white point system, an initiative to reward...

Dubai court jails Pinay salon worker for lying under oath

The Dubai Court of First Instance has awarded three months jail to a salon worker for lying under oath and falsely reporting to Dubai prosecutors that her boss had molested her colleague. The 23-year-old Filipina salon worker and her four countrywomen colleagues had...

Duterte finds ‘kindred spirit’ in Trump

The Philippine President Rodrigo "Rody" Roa Duterte believes that he and his US counterpart Donald Trump have one thing in common. They’re both “gago”. The Filipino word normally carries a negative connotation, but it can be used positively, which appears to be what...

Survey: 98% employees in UAE eye job change this year

More than 98 percent of employees in the UAE are looking for a new job in 2017, according to a latest survey. Bayt.com's 'Career Prospects in the Middle East' poll suggest that 98.26 percent out of 230 respondents in the UAE, will be looking for new employment in...

UAE judicial system most efficient in the region

The UAE ranks first among Arab nations and 25th internationally on the Judicial System Efficiency Index for 2016 in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business report. The report, which was published by the World Bank in 2017, covered 190 countries, reported Gulf News....

UAE top halal travel destination worldwide

The best developed Halal ecosystems helps the UAE rank first in the global assessment of travel destinations, the 2016-2017 Global Islamic Economy Report by Thomson Reuters has pointed out. The country is followed by Malaysia and Turkey in the global ranking system...

NAIA staff help recover P700K in cash misplaced by OFW

About P920,000 worth of cash was returned to its rightful owners in two separate incidents at Ninoy Aquino International Airport, ABS-CBN News reported. "The honesty of the taxi driver and wheelchair attendant plus the immediate assistance provided by our airport...

More int’l cruise lines eye Philippines

Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo announced that many other international cruises are expressing interest in setting dock in the country. “I’ve been meeting with the executives of Carnival Corp. and Genting. Both agreed that the Philippines has great potential...

Viral: Boy takes care of brother in classroom

An inspiring post from a Facebook user showing a little boy who brought his baby brother to school so he can take care of him while he is studying has broken the hearts of many netizens. The heartwarming photo was taken by Shyla Blasico, a teacher from J. Blanco...

‘Bato’ rejects call for resignation

Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ dela Rosa has rejected House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’ call for his resignation saying that he will only resign when the Philippines is drug-free. "Ano ba akala nila, nag-e-enjoy ako sa trabaho ko? Gusto...

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