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Firework Shows Cancelled

Firework Shows Cancelled

02 December 2020

Firework shows at The Palm Fountain at The Pointe on Palm Jumeirah have been cancelled until further notice, due to safety precautions. That includes tonights 49th National Day firework display.

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Save Money On Your DEWA Bills

Save Money On Your DEWA Bills

30 November 2020

The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy announced that there will be a reduction in the fuel surcharge for water and electricity. Fuel surcharge for electricity will be reduced from 6.5 fils to 5 fils per kilowatt hour.

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RTA Announces Change In Transportation Timings In Celebration Of National Day

RTA Announces Change In Transportation Timings In Celebration Of National Day

30 November 2020

To kick-off the celebrations for the 49th National Day and the Commemoration Day holiday, Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA( has amended transportation timings for smoother travel.

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Design Changes To The Emirates ID And UAE Passports

Design Changes To The Emirates ID And UAE Passports

30 November 2020

During a cabinet meeting at Al Watan Palace in Abu Dhabi, UAE Cabinet members announced additional policies as well as the decision to change the design of all Emirates IDs and passports of UAE citizens. 

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UAE Honours Their Martyrs For Commemoration Day

UAE Honours Their Martyrs For Commemoration Day

30 November 2020

Commemoration Day or Martyrs Day is observed on the 30 November 2020. On this day, we acknowledge the Emirati martyrs that laid down their lives to protect the nation.

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Abu Dhabi Is Offering Free Public Parking For All

Abu Dhabi Is Offering Free Public Parking For All

30 November 2020

In light of Commemoration Day and the 49th National Day, Abu Dhabi is offering free parking to the public. The Integrated Transport Centre in Abu Dhabi (ITC) announced that free street parking will be available to all from 1 December 2020

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Exemptions To Wearing A Face Mask Are Possible

Exemptions To Wearing A Face Mask Are Possible

10 November 2020

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) in partnership with Dubai Police has announced that residents with specific medical conditions can apply for a permit that exempts them from wearing a face mask.

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Burj Khalifa Lights Up For SRK

Burj Khalifa Lights Up For SRK

03 November 2020

Shah Rukh Khan, or SRK as he is affectionately known, celebrated his 55th birthday yesterday

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Happy UAE Flag Day!

Happy UAE Flag Day!

03 November 2020

Today is UAE Flag Day, but do you really know what the UAE flag stands for?

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Grace Period Over - Fines Start From Today

Grace Period Over - Fines Start From Today

11 October 2020

The grace period for UAE residents whose visas expired between 1 March and 11 July, has ended and overstay fines will apply to those residents in the country who have not yet renewed their visas. . 

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There's A Public Holiday Later This Month

There's A Public Holiday Later This Month

11 October 2020

October is always a great month to get out and about have some fun in the UAE, the weather cools down and the children have half term, which is a good enough excuse for the adults to find something fun to do as a family.

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Flu Vaccines Available In Dubai

Flu Vaccines Available In Dubai

08 October 2020

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has announced the launch of its Seasonal Influenza Campaign. The campaign aims to raise awareness about the importance of vaccination, especially amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Final Reminder: Grace Period For Visa Renewal Ends On 10 October

Final Reminder: Grace Period For Visa Renewal Ends On 10 October

07 October 2020

UAE residents, whose visas expired between 1 March and 11 July, must renew their visas and Emirates IDs before the grace period ends on 10 October.

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Arab Youth Survey 2020: UAE Chosen As Best Place To Live For Ninth Straight Year

Arab Youth Survey 2020: UAE Chosen As Best Place To Live For Ninth Straight Year

07 October 2020

Young Arabs have named the UAE as their top country of choice to live in for the ninth consecutive year.

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