June 2019 — Topical news of the United Arab Emirates

June 28, 2019 no comments 481
UAE continues to be an appealing location for expats due to highly competitive compensation packages, falling real estate prices, high safety standards, and a healthy economy Cities in the UAE have been listed as among the most expensive for expatriates in the Middle East in the 2019...

June 28, 2019 no comments 505
Saudi arm of J&P (Overseas) has been placed into liquidation, owing millions to staff and suppliers The liquidator of collapsed contracting business Joannou & Paraskevaides (Overseas), which owned stakes in a range of contracting businesses across the Middle East, has agreed...

June 27, 2019 no comments 466
Zsolt Sinka reveals his plans during a visit to Dubai Sports Council Dubai’s status as the new home of Herculean men and their staggering displays of strength is set to receive a major boost in the coming months as the Hungarian “Popeye”, Zsolt Sinka, attempts to create several new...

June 26, 2019 no comments 634
UAE developer partners with ANAROCK in India to attract property investors Aldar Properties, Abu Dhabi's leading property development, management and investment company, has entered into a partnership with Mumbai-based ANAROCK Group, to sell its properties to investors in India....

June 26, 2019 no comments 490
Saadiyat Development and Investment Company hires Shapoorji Pallonji Middle East as the main contractor for Qaryat al Hidd Saadiyat Development and Investment Company (SDIC) has announced the appointment of Shapoorji Pallonji Middle East as the main contractor for its AED1.5 billion...

June 26, 2019 no comments 485
Netherlands has started construction of its Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion, will feature biotope which connects water, energy and food. The Netherlands has started construction of its Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion, the Dutch Consulate has announced. The pavilion will feature a biotope,...

June 26, 2019 no comments 449
UAE's new permanent visa is intended to generate foreign investment and attract top engineers, scientists, and star students Four hundred people have so far been granted the gold card residency visas, Major General Mohamed Ahmed Al Marri, director general of the General Directorate of...

June 26, 2019 no comments 577
The project includes links to strategic ports and industrial areas nationwide, covering a distance of 310km. Etihad Rail on Tuesday (June 25) approved Dh4.4 billion Stage Two plan to connect all emirates with a 1,200km network. Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Member...

June 25, 2019 no comments 568
Islamic economy contributed towards 10 percent of Dubai’s GDP at the end of 2017 DUBAI: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, has said that the growing contribution of the Islamic economy sector in Dubai’s...

June 25, 2019 no comments 564
UAE airlines like Emirates, Etihad, FlyDubai and Air Arabia have started avoiding restricted airspace around the Gulf of Oman The decision by airlines in the Middle East to reroute some of their flights away from Iranian airspace and the Gulf of Oman will have an impact on some...

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