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GoFreelance: Dubai launches new freelance work permit for Dh7,500

Dubai residents can now officially work as freelancers by obtaining a freelance work permit for an annual fee of Dh7,500. The freelance work permit, called Gofreelance, is valid for media and education sectors with Dubai Media City (DMC) and Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) Gofreelance, is launched by TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, in […]

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Mall of the World

Dubai Holding to build Mall of the World, a temperature-controlled pedestrian city

Dubai Holding has revealed the plans to build Mall of the World, world’s largest shopping mall and first temperature controlled city of the world. Image: WAM Mall of the World, located at Mohammed bin Rashid City along Sheikh Zayed Road, will occupy a total area of 48 million sq. ft and will house the largest […]

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Dubai Design District

Dubai Design District – TECOM planning fashion and luxury hub in Business Bay

The government of Dubai is planning Dubai Design District, a dedicated area to develop fashion, design and luxury sectors in Dubai and UAE. The Dubai Design District will be adjacent to the Business Bay area of Dubai. The district is expected to become a full service commercial hub for design industry-related organisations, brands, and supporting […]

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Dubai Bank

Government takeover of Dubai Bank will lead to more mergers?

Dubai Government has taken over Dubai Bank with immediate effect. The action was taken under the directions from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE, Ruler of Dubai. According to a statement, the Government of Dubai had to takeover Dubai Bank to ensure the preservation of all […]

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Holiday Inn Express

Dubai selling Holiday Inn Express portfolio? Fact or Speculation?

InterContinental Hotels Group, owner of the Holiday Inn Express brand, has dismissed market talk its partner Dubai International Capital is to sell the four hotels it operates in the emirate. The four Holiday Inn Express hotels, operated under a joint partnership between DIC and Ishraq Dubai LLC, were being touted to buyers as part of […]

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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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