UAE:Sheikh Mohammed’s 10 steps for Emiratisation; here’s how it affects expats

UAE:Sheikh Mohammed’s 10 steps for Emiratisation; here’s how it affects expats

The UAE Cabinet adopted 10 strategic resolutions to support Emiratisation on Sunday during a meeting chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi. The new resolutions are part of the outcomes of the committee, […]

‘Unhappy with Hinduism,’ student flies to Abu Dhabi, family suspects ‘radicalisation’

‘Unhappy with Hinduism,’ student flies to Abu Dhabi, family suspects ‘radicalisation’

Probe into the mysterious disappearance of a Mulund youth suspected to have been radicalised online has revealed he had flown to Abu Dhabi. The youth had called up his family on Thursday morning on WhatsApp and told them he was in Delhi for some business and would return home soon. According to the police, Jadgish […]

Emirates airlines drops ‘Hindu meal’ option from menu and Twitter is not pleased

Emirates airlines drops ‘Hindu meal’ option from menu and Twitter is not pleased

Emirates announced the decision to withdraw the “Hindu meal” option from its menu on Tuesday, July 4. Unsurprisingly, this decision has not gone down well with a section of their customers and users on Twitter. Though the Dubai-based airlines offer a choice of other vegetarian options in the in-flight menu, the decision to no longer […]

New visa rule in UAE: Magnet for investments, talent

New visa rule in UAE: Magnet for investments, talent

Abu Dhabi: The UAE Cabinet’s decision to allow 100 per cent foreign ownership of companies in the UAE with a 10-year visa for investors, scientists, doctors, engineers, entrepreneurs and innovators will be a major incentive to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) as well as top talent into the UAE, senior government officials and experts said […]