Dubai-based airline Emirates is expecting an increase in the usual passenger traffic during the long weekend and Eid holiday.
A total 612 people in the UAE are applying for political asylum with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
The Abu Dhabi Police has busted a car scam syndicate with the arrest of the criminal gang’s 54 members, who allegedly defrauded investors of up to Dh1.3 billion.
Three Asians were arrested in Dubai for making a fake UAE residence visa.
UAE rolls out new driving rules for expats
Expats are now expected to renew their driving licenses every five years based on a new ministerial decree His Highness Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior was reported to have issued a Ministerial Decree this 2017 that sought to amend regulatory mechanisms of the 1995 traffic laws in the Emirates.
Emiratis will then have to renew their driving license every 10 years, the Khaleej Times reported.
Motorists are not allowed to drive a motorbike, electric scooter, tricycle and quad bike without proper license and permit, it said further.
“The law emphasized that electric scooters or and quads are for entertainment purposes only and as such allowed only in the desert – with proper licensing,” it added.
Doctors are hoping that a law allowing transplants of organs from dead people will be implemented next month in the UAE.
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At least 100 members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) stormed an elementary school in North Cotabato Wednesday morning and took some students hostage, according to the military and local police.
Three men in California have been charged with theft for selling boxes of avocados from the company they work for and selling them to customers at a lower price.
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