Living in Uae

UAE: How you can renew your residence permit online

Dubai: Did you know that if your residence visa is due for renewal, it is possible to apply for a renewal online, without the need to step out. The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) – which manages visa-related...

UAE: My friend borrowed Dh7,000 and now he isn’t returning it. What can I do?

Dubai: We have all found ourselves in the situation – a close friend or acquaintance is in financial need and asks for help. It could be a request for anything from Dh500 to Dh50,000, with a gentleman’s agreement to...

How to remit money out of the UAE?

Dubai: The global money transfer business is a booming one, with $10 (Dh3.67) trillion sent by people and businesses across borders every year. The UAE is one of the biggest players in this market. In the first half of...

UAE: How to apply for your baby’s birth certificate, passport and visa

Dubai: Have you just had a baby in the UAE? While the entire child birth experience can be exhausting for parents, it is also essential to ensure that all the paperwork is in place for the new member of...

Abu Dhabi road toll system: Earlier user registration and account balance migrated to new system

Dubai: Abu Dhabi is all set to begin the road toll system – Darb – which will become operational from January 2, 2021, with four toll gates set up across the emirate. On December 8, 2020, the Integrated Transport Centre...

How to apply for a personal, car or home loan in the UAE?

Dubai: Moving to the UAE can often be an instant upgrade in one’s lifestyle – from a safe community to state-of-the-art infrastructure, the country has a lot to offer residents. Add to that an easy availability of loans and...

UAE: Can my company keep my passport?

Dubai: What is an employee’s right if his or her company’s human resources (HR) department demands that they hand over their passport? This was the question raised by a Gulf News reader. He wrote: “I have joined a new company...

How to check travel ban if you are outside the UAE

Dubai: If you are planning to travel to the UAE but are concerned that you may have a travel ban due to a previously unresolved court case or outstanding financial dues in the UAE, what is the best course...

UAE: When can I resign without serving notice period?

Dubai: As a worker in the UAE, you may be employed under a limited or unlimited contract. If you wish to change jobs, or leave your current employer for any reason, what is the notice period that you need...

How to get 50 per cent discount on traffic fines in UAE

Dubai: Over the UAE National Day holidays, various emirates announced schemes to encourage motorists to pay off any traffic fine violations, which they may have incurred. Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah announced a discount...

Latest News

AED TO PKR: Today 1 UAE Dirham To PKR (Pakistan Rupee), 17 May 2022

KARACHI: The buying rate of the (AED TO PKR) was Rs 53.48 while its selling rate was Rs 52.50 in...

USD TO PKR: Dollar Rate In Pakistan today On 17 May 2022

Today USD to PKR (Dollar Price in Pakistan Rupee) exchange rate given below. All Currency prices are updated every hour to offer you the...

Latest Gold Rate in Qatar in Qatari Riyal, 17 May 2022

Tuesday: Today Gold Rate in Qatar Today Per tola is QAR 2,624.36 while 24k Per 10 Gram gold price is QAR 2,250.00. Usually people...

Latest Gold Rate in Dubai (UAE) in Dirham, 17 May 2022

Tuesday: Today Gold Rate in Dubai (UAE) Today Per tola is AED 2,577.70 while 24k Per 10 Gram gold price is AED 2,210.00. Usually...

AED TO PKR: Today 1 UAE Dirham To PKR (Pakistan Rupee), 09 May 2022

KARACHI: The buying rate of the (AED TO PKR) was Rs 51.28 while its selling rate was Rs  49.50 in Pakistan’s currency market on Monday, 09...