Category: Expats

Moving to Dubai, Living in Dubai: Tips to Consider

Dubai, a city in the United Arab Emirates, ranks as one of the leading world-class tourist, educational, entertainment and commercial destinations in the region. Many people are attracted to the city for the impressive career opportunities, which is why Dubai attracts so many from around the world. According to, expatriates account for over 88.5% […]

Tuesday January 15th, 2013 in Expats | 1 Comment »

Car Insurance in Dubai – Top Insurance Providers

The city of Dubai is well known for its bountiful oil produce. Many tycoons have built their empires in the emirate as the demand for crude products increases all over the world. Needless to say that Dubai is the best place to work but the discovery of massive oil fields in the city has led […]

Sunday May 27th, 2012 in Expats | Comments Off

Florists in Dubai

Florists in Dubai have different varieties of flowers to offer their clients. They can be found online and the prices of their offers can be compared by visiting their respective websites.  Some of the florists found in Dubai are: Upscale and Posh – They boast of offering services of order online. They have flowers for […]

Sunday May 20th, 2012 in Expats | Comments Off

Baby shops in Dubai

Living in Dubai will give you almost everything you need. If you are starting a family and is planning to buy baby stuff, it is important that you know the right store. One of the easiest ways to find a good shop for baby’s items is going to a big mall. Take for instance the […]

Sunday May 13th, 2012 in Expats | Comments Off

Health insurance in Dubai

Health insurance is a very essential aspect, and it may be a daunting task to choose which one would be the best plan especially when there are a lot of options available. If you are in Dubai and in search for the best health insurance plan, read on below for some tips that might help […]

Saturday May 5th, 2012 in Expats | Comments Off

Dubai Used Boats Show 2011

Here is a chance if you want to buy a boat or a yacht for a fraction of the market price. Dubai used boats show is the only event of this kind in the region. The first show was in 2010 and was very successful. Following are the event details Date: 17 – 19 November […]

Saturday August 20th, 2011 in Expats | 1 Comment »

Dubai Interiors Show 2011

If you want new interior decorating ideas then visit Dubai interiors show 2011 at the Dubai World Trade Centre from October 22 to 25. The 21st edition of Index, Mena’s top interiors and design exhibition, will feature more than 800 exhibitors representing top international brands from 49 countries at its upcoming event in Dubai. Taking […]

Thursday August 11th, 2011 in Expats | No Comments »

Ramadan in Dubai 2011

This is the Ramadan (fasting) period in Dubai (01 – 31 August 2011). The fasting hours starts around 8:00am and ends around 4:30pm every day. The time slightly varies depending on the day. The official 2011 Ramadan calendar is available here. Important information for travelers and expats Irrespective of you are a Muslim, non Muslim, […]

Monday August 8th, 2011 in Dubai Travel, Expats | No Comments »

Health Care System in Dubai

The health care system in Dubai is considered by the international community to be on a par with those of developed nations insofar as its quality is concerned. A number of factors or reasons give credence to this recognition. For one, hospitals and clinics in Dubai – numbering about twenty – are fully equipped with […]

Wednesday July 20th, 2011 in Expats, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Six Expats Jailed in Dubai

Hot news from Khaleej Times. In one of the biggest fraud cases worth Dh1.8 billion, the Dubai Court of First Instance jailed six expatriates, including two former ex-Dubai Islamic Bank employees to 10 years each. Presiding Judge Fahmi Mounir Fahmi on Wednesday, also fined the guilty Dh1.8 billion and ordered them to repay the amount […]

Wednesday April 27th, 2011 in Expats | Comments Off