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Dubai Rent Guide

Dubai Rent Guide

Are you planning to rent a property in Dubai? Whether it is a villa, flat or bed space – rent negotiation is a skill every expat must acquire. Although there is too much supply and low demand but rents in Dubai fluctuate very frequently. Some say falling rents in Dubai is a myth. Gulf News […]

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Eid in Dubai

Things to do over Eid in Dubai

Eid is the time of festivity and celebrations and Eid in Dubai, the city that never sleeps, is full of fun and excitement activities to indulge into during the Eid holidays. On the occasion of Eid Al Adha 2014, Government of UAE has announced a 3 day holiday for private sector and a 4 day […]

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Dubai Bicycle Master Plan

RTA completes 104km cycling tracks in Dubai

RTA has announced the completion of the construction of a 104-km cycling tracks in various parts of Dubai as part of the Dubai Bicycle Master Plan. The plan is aimed at providing 850km of strategic bikeways in central business district areas and newly developed localities as suitable transit alternatives for cycling enthusiasts. The completed cycling […]

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Dubai Bicycle Master Plan to stretch 850 kilometres across Dubai

Cycle tracks stretching 850 kilometres across the length and breadth of Dubai will be built over the next few years as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) goes all out to encourage residents to use an eco-friendly and healthy means of transport. Encouraged by increasing demand for more cycle tracks and the response received by […]

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Dubai Parents to get into legal contract with schools when enlisting their children

Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) has announced that, from now on, parents and schools will have to sign on a legal contract. Titled the School Parent Contract, it will include “refund and admission policies, school fees, attendance and punctuality, as well as health and safety provision and transportation,” the KHDA said in a […]

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Nomo Jeans Store

Nomo Jeans Store in Dubai to provide exact measured Jeans using 3D scanner

Nomo Jeans Store, a Finland based custom Jeans store, has launched its outlet at Jumeirah’s Sunset Mall. Nomo Jeans are custom-made denim jeans tailored using a cutting-edge 3D scanner which creates a digital image of a buyer’s precise body measurements. According to their website, Nomo Jeans are tailored using the following principles: – 3D body […]

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Community Police to patrol the streets of Dubai

Community Police or Neighbourhood police will soon be patrolling the streets of Dubai in the first phase of a what is termed as a scheme to solve problems in the community. According to Gulf News, the first areas to benefit from around-the-clock Community Police patrol will be Jumeirah, Al Rashidiya and Al Muraqabat. The patrols […]

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Jumeirah Beach sewage water discharge

Jumeirah waters turn oily orange

Blanketing an area the size of a half-dozen football fields, a large copper-orange glop flowed from a storm water drainage opening and slowly drifted eastward before breaking down in the water later in the day along the Jumeirah beachfront. Municipal staff was dispatched to the scene of contamination and chemical samples were taken to identify […]

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RTA plans 100 bicycle stands in Dubai

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has set 100 locations for parking bikes in key areas across the Emirate with the aim of inducing an additional mobility means in a well rehearsed approach intended to minimize the reliance on private vehicles in traveling, particularly for short distances. Commenting on this move the Director […]

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Rains create havoc in Dubai

Rain, thunder and hail storm are becoming a routine fixture for Dubai. Just last month there was strong rain fall in Dubai and UAE. Now, the residents of Dubai have experienced another burst of thunder with rains that are falling cats and dogs. There were four deaths reported due to rain affected damages. Among other […]

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