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UAE
Sharjah Authority directs to receive urgent aid requests for stranded families
2 hours

The Sharjah Emergency, Crisis, and Disaster Management Team has issued directives to the Sharjah Social Services Department to facilitate the provision of essential food supplies and medications to families facing hardship due to unprecedented...

World
Canada Reports 28 Serious Eye Injuries from Solar Eclipse in Quebec
2 hours

The Quebec Ministry of Health disclosed that 28 incidents of eye complications were documented in connection with the solar eclipse on April 8, traversing several southern regions of the province.

UAE
Etihad airways announces the launch of Airbus A380 to New York
2 hours

Etihad Airways inaugurated its latest offering, the A380 double-decker service, marking a milestone with the arrival of its maiden flight, EY1, from Abu Dhabi to New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday.

UAE
Dubai launches a New initiative on Jood platform to Aid Flood-Affected people
12 hours

Dubai's Community Development Authority (CDA) has initiated a campaign on its 'Jood' platform to mobilize community support for those affected by recent heavy rainfall and flooding across the UAE.

UAE
Sharjah government approves draft law establishing Rental Disputes Centre
12 hours

The Sharjah Consultative Council (SCC) has recently given its approval to a draft law that proposes the establishment and regulation of a Rental Disputes Center within the emirate. This decision comes after a thorough review process involving several...

UAE
EU Grants 5-Year Schengen Visas to Saudi, Omani, and Bahraini Citizens
12 hours

The Schengen area, consisting of 29 European countries, has long been a symbol of borderless travel within Europe. Recently, the European Union made significant revisions to its visa policies, particularly concerning citizens from Saudi Arabia, Oman,...

UAE
UAE hospitals witnessed a surge in waterborne diseases spread by mosquitoes
12 hours

Hospitals and clinics in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are grappling with a surge in waterborne diseases following unprecedented rainfall that has inundated several neighborhoods.

UAE
UAE: Spinneys IPO Launches at Dh1.42 per Share, Subscriptions Open Today
20 hours

Investors in the UAE keen on participating in Spinney's initial public offering (IPO) can commence subscription today, April 23, with share prices ranging from Dh1.42 to Dh1.53.

UAE
UAE to open a New church next to BAPS Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi
20 hours

The inauguration of a new Church of South India (CSI) parish facility marks a significant milestone in Abu Dhabi, the first of its kind in the region.

UAE
UAE Mandates 6-Month Payment Deferrals for Banks and Insurers After Heavy Rains
21 hours

UAE's banking and insurance sectors are directed to provide relief to customers affected by severe rain without incurring additional expenses.

UAE
RTA urges citizens to avoid Dubai Metro during peak hours.
1 day

Dubai's Metro system faces ongoing challenges stemming from severe weather conditions, particularly heavy rainfall, prompting authorities to advise commuters to avoid peak travel times.

UAE
UAE Introduces On-the-Spot Job Offers, 800 Vacancies at Abu Dhabi Career Fair
1 day

The Industrialists Career Exhibition in Abu Dhabi is a platform that connects Emirati job seekers with opportunities in various sectors, aiming to fill over 800 positions offered by approximately 80 companies.

UAE
Dubai: No Visa Overstay Fines for Rain-Cancelled Flight Passengers
1 day

The UAE introduced streamlined visa regulations in 2023, imposing a fixed penalty of Dh50 per day for overstaying. This measure aimed to provide clarity and consistency regarding fines for individuals exceeding their permitted stay.

UAE
Sharjah Ceases Single-Use Plastic Production Post January 2024 Ban
1 day

Sharjah made headlines on Monday with a significant environmental initiative: the discontinuation of single-use plastic bag manufacturing by the municipality. Effective immediately, all manufacturers are required to cease production in alignment with...

UAE
Sharjah Grants Private Schools Flexibility in Weekday Working Hours Selection
1 day

The Sharjah Private Education Authority has introduced a measure allowing schools to adopt one of three instructional models—traditional in-person, remote learning, or a hybrid of both—during the upcoming period spanning from Tuesday to the...

UAE
UAE rains: Sharjah will drop all traffic violations during the weather crisis
1 day

During the recent time of uncertain weather in the UAE, particularly in Sharjah, Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, issued an order waiving any traffic offenses committed by motorists.

UAE
UAE Cybersecurity cautions against the danger of fraudulent applications
1 day

The Cyber Security Council of the UAE Government has issued a stark warning about the growing threat of malicious applications that target user data and device security.

UAE
Dubai Global Village: Free Entry for Children 12 and Under Announced
1 day

Before the current season ends, Dubai's Global Village is attempting to get more families to come visit. Until the end of of season 28, the multicultural park will provide free entry to children under the age of 12.

UAE
UAE Opens 9 Centers for Obtaining "Replacement of Lost" Vehicle Plates in Dubai
1 day

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has designated nine centers for obtaining replacements for lost vehicle plates, following the recent weather depression. Requests for plate replacements can be made through the RTA's website, with...

UAE
Dubai Metro Red Line: Four Stations Remain Closed in Latest Update
1 day

Residents all around Dubai are still dealing with the effects of the ongoing interruptions to the Metro system, which occurred after the UAE had tremendous rains last week.

UAE
UAE announces Free damage certificate now for affected residents in Sharjah
1 day

Sharjah Police has recently made a significant announcement, offering free damage certificates to individuals affected by the recent unstable weather conditions in the emirate.

World
British Airways announce resumption of Abu Dhabi-London flights after four years
1 day

The resumption of British Airways flights between London and Abu Dhabi represents a significant step in facilitating travel and fostering closer ties between these key international destinations.

UAE
The UAE government issues tax warning
1 day

UAE authorities have issued a directive urging taxpayers to promptly file their applications or face penalties. The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has specifically targeted juridical persons residing in the country and falling under the corporate tax...

UAE
UAE allocates WhatsApp Support number for Weather Damage Requests in Dubai
2 days

Dubai residents who have lost property in the storm may now reach out to officials via WhatsApp to get assistance.