September 2016 — Topical news of the United Arab Emirates

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In Dubai two brothers are accused of murder of the husband of the sister after that has married without family consent. In Dubai two brothers are sentenced to death for murder of the husband of the sister through a suffocation by a rope because the man married their sister without consent...

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By results of the annual rating of competitiveness the United Arab Emirates continue to be in the lead among the countries of the Arab world. According to the report on competitiveness of 138 countries of the world from the World Economic Forum 2016-2017, the UAE were the leader in the...

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Its Highness the sheikh Muhammad bin Rasheed Al Maktoum, the prime minister - the minister, the vice-president of the UAE and the governor of Dubai, provided the strategic program of "the future of the United Arab Emirates" which is designed to lift the nation to the new level of development....

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ABU DHABI // A drug dealer who called himself The Ghost has been arrested on suspicion of selling drugs via Facebook. Police said the Arab man, who was arrested with two alleged accomplices, would contact youngsters online and offer them drugs, reported Aletihad , the sister newspaper of...

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From this Sunday all announcements concerning the real estate in Dubai will be acknowledged illegal without the corresponding permission from Agency on regulation of the real estate market (RERA). В Sunday in the UAE new rules according to which all announcements concerning the real estate...

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Injured have been transferred to Al Mafraq Hospital Several students have been injured in Abu Dhabi following a collision this morning involving three buses. Authorities have confirmed 46 people were injured in the crash, with 25 of them sustaining minor injuries. Another 20...

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Public servants in Abu Dhabi will receive additional month of a maternity leave. Its Highness the sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahayan, the president of the UAE, adopted the new law prolonging the term of a maternity leave for government employees in Abu Dhabi for a month. Fathers will...

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Since October in the United Arab Emirates the new law which will push additional liabilities for employers to employees on timely payment will be entered. The decree No. (739) of 2016 about protection of the salary issued by the Ministry of human resources and emiratization of the UAE...

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Drivers will from next year be provided with replacement veh­icles after an accident, one of several new benefits included in new motor insurance rules for the UAE, introduced by the regulator on Wednesday. A nationwide unified vehicle insurance policy means it will be mandatory for...

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Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island is aiming to grow its visitor numbers, with a target of attracting 48 million visitors annually from 2022, and plans to add more developments to the island including 1,500 new hotel rooms. Mohammad Al Zaabi, chief executive officer at Miral Asset...