Around 16,000 illegal residents have found legitimate jobs in Bahrain since a six-month amnesty began on July 1, it has emerged. New figures were announced yesterday by the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), which said most of those wh
Awareness campaigns are being launched in Bahrain to ensure illegal residents know they will not be arrested if they take advantage of a nationwide amnesty that starts tomorrow (July 1).
The six-month amnesty is intended to encour
AutoPro, a fully-owned subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) and full-service car repair provider, has awarded a UAE resident the 2014 Corvette Stingray.
Mohammad Al Sheasha, a 38-year-old father of two children origi
A Dubai resident has won a set of Continental tyres worth Dh15,000 ($4,083) at this year Automechanika show held recently in the emirate.
Navas Hydrose, who has been a resident of Dubai for 19 year, emerge
Saudi Arabia’s Passport Department has denied reports that visit visas can simply be converted into permanent residency, said a report.
The inaccurate reports were carried by certain websites and social m
UAE has urged expatriate residents and tourists to be more vigilant about medicines they carry from their home countries, said a report.
Six Indians are serving jail terms in the country for bringing medicines for personal use tha
Abu Dhabi residential rents increased by an average of 16 per cent year-on-year last year, with rates rising by as much as nine per cent in the final quarter, said a report.
The latest Abu Dhabi Market View by CBRE, a leading inte
About 71 per cent residents across the region anticipate a rise in the cost of living in their country in the next six months, said a consumer confidence survey report.
The latest Middle East and North Africa (Mena) Consumer Confi
An UAE resident spends Dh80,808 ($22,000) every year on flights and accommodation alone, totalling $6.6 billion annually on outbound travel, according to a research by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation.
Another study unvei
Security authorities have set up a comprehensive plan to further maintain law and order in Bahrain to tackle illegal protests and road blockades that harm citizens and residents, it was announced last night.
The security clamp was pledged