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Cost of Living in Dubai

The hidden costs of living in Dubai – Expenses, Rents and Fines

Dubai is projected as a tax free heaven, especially to expats that hail from countries with high tax rates. People, coming to Dubai, thought that can earn and save a lot so that they may retire peacefully after working some years in Dubai. The reality is quite different. Dubai is not all glitter and there […]

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UAE banks hike credit card, account maintenance and other charges

As the New Year approaches, the UAE banks are revamping their account maintenance and credit card fee structures with some of them introducing new fees. Standard Chartered bank has revised its account maintenance with effect from December 1, 2010. The fee has been hiked by 25 per cent to Dh250 per month from earlier Dh200 […]

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