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Pinay kid wins Dh10,000 in singing competition in Dubai

Pinay kid wins Dh10,000 in singing competition in Dubai

An 11-year old Filipina took home Dh10,000 after being hailed as the grand champion of a singing competition in Dubai, December 9. Keira Isabelle Celiz, whose parents are from Iloilo City, is currently studying in GEMS Founders School. She beat 14 other contestants in...

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UAE amnesty program extended by another month

UAE amnesty program extended by another month

The amnesty program offered by the UAE government for expats with overstaying and absconding cases has been extended by another month. According to Lieutenant Colonel Ahmad Al Dallal, spokesperson at the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs of the...

Dh18.3 billion loan grants issued on UAE National Day

Dh18.3 billion loan grants issued on UAE National Day

In an effort to “bolster sociability and a good life for nationals,” Abu Dhabi has released loan grants of up to Dh18.3 billion in homes and residential land and was aptly released on the 47th National Day. His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu...

Warrant of arrest issued vs. Rappler’s Maria Ressa for tax evasion

Warrant of arrest issued vs. Rappler’s Maria Ressa for tax evasion

CEO and executive editor of news website Rappler, Maria Ressa, confirmed on Sunday, Dec. 3, that a warrant of arrest had been issued against her for multiple tax evasion cases filed by the Philippine government. Upon her arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International...

Dubai transport modes timings for UAE National Day released

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the schedule of the different transport systems in Dubai during the 47th UAE National Day holidays. Here are the schedules for the different transport modes in Dubai during the four-day weekend from November 30...

Graduating UST student dies 1 month after Grab tragedy

It is a common Filipino belief that graduating students should be extra careful as they may tend to be closer to danger prior to graduation. In the case of 20 year old UST Mechanical Engineering student Marko de Guzman, there might be a kernel of truth in it....

Four-day long weekend this week in UAE

On the occasion of the 47th National Day, UAE workers in both public and private sectors will have a four-day weekend this week. The UAE Council of Ministers has announced that December 2 and 3 will be a holiday. With this, employees in the UAE will have four days off...

Man dies after car flips over in Fujairah

An Emirati man was killed on Monday, November 26, after his vehicle flipped over in a desert area in Fujairah. Colonel Saif Rashid Al Zahmi, director of Dibba Fujairah Police, said that the driver was traveling alone in Al Badiyah area in Fujairah when the incident...

Solar-powered bus shelters around Sharjah open

The bus shelters open at 6 AM to 12 midnight. Monitors inside the shelters flash the timing of buses to various routes. This is the first phase of the proposed 172 bus shelters that will be set up in the emirate. wenty eight bus shelters around...

Lowest temperature in UAE recorded at 8°C

The National Center for Meteorology (NCM) said several parts in the UAE will continue to experience light to heavy rainfall coupled with low temperature on Tuesday, November 26. According to NCM, the weather in the UAE will be partly cloudy in general with some...

OFW dies after falling off building in Ajman

A 22-year-old overseas Filipina worker (OFW) in Ajman, UAE died after falling off a building, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. Consul General Paul Raymond Cortes of the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai reported to the Home Office that the deceased...

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Temporary ban for Ethiopian domestic helpers in UAE

Temporary ban for Ethiopian domestic helpers in UAE

The UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MOHRE) informed recruitment agencies of the temporary ban in place for Ethiopian domestic helpers. According to the advisory, recruitment agencies are told not to process permits of Ethiopian domestic workers...

Minor earthquake reported in UAE

Minor earthquake reported in UAE

A minor earthquake was reported in the UAE at around 4 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12, the National Center for Meteorology (NCM) said. According to NCM, the magnitude 2.1 earthquake was felt in East Masafi, which is at the base of the Hajar Mountains, straddling the...

LOOK: Nike’s new store at Dubai Mall has basketball court inside

LOOK: Nike’s new store at Dubai Mall has basketball court inside

Dubai is now the home of US sportswear brand Nike’s biggest store in the Middle East and North Africa after it opened its store at the Dubai Mall. In a statement, Nike said that the new store spans 3,290 square meters with areas for customization of items and salon...

Adult website reveals most searched keyword of Filipinos in 2018

Adult website reveals most searched keyword of Filipinos in 2018

The ranking of Filipinos in the insights of nationalities who frequented the website Pornhub has remained at the number one spot in 2018, according to a report released on December 11. The report cited that Filipinos have spent an average of 13 minutes, 50 seconds per...

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