DUBAI

DBS to double staff in Dubai to tap wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich NRIs

In order to capitalise on the growing wealth of Middle East businessmen and rich Non-Resident Indians, DBS plans to almost triple its...

India, UAE collaboration on Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence to generate USD20bn in benefits

Even as experts debate the application of Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence in governance and their potential exploitation, India and UAE...

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Spectacular fireworks at Burj Khalifa to mark Dubai’s New Year celebrations

Dubai is set to usher in the New Year with spectacular fireworks at Burj Khalifa on the back of popular demand. Special viewing platforms...

Dubai-based Careem acquires Indian bus-shuttle firm Commut

Hyderabad-based bus-shuttle app Commut, which was started by six alumni of IIIT-Hyderabad about three years ago, has been acquired by...

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'Hitman' Rohit Sharma leads India to victory against Pakistan in Asia Cup

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DFSA and MAS sign fintech agreement

In another step towards closer ties between Dubai and Singapore, the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and Monetary Authority of...

NRIs based in UAE investing in Indian real estate sector as rupee plummets

As the Indian Rupee’s slide against the US Dollar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dirham continues, a large number of Non-Resident...

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Record fall in Indian rupee sparks sudden surge in remittances from UAE and other Gulf countries

Even as the Indian rupee extended its fall and breached the psychological 70-mark for the first time against the US dollar, it sparked a...

Kuwait sees significant drop in Indian workers from 2015 to 2017

Though the number of Indian workers earning their livelihood in Kuwait has seen a significant drop between 2015 and 2017, there is no such...

Cases of Indians committing suicide in Gulf nations on the rise

There has been a spurt in the number of Indians committing suicide in the Gulf nations pointing to the pathetic conditions of Indian workers...

Indian eatery shut down in Abu Dhabi over non-adherence to safety conditions

An Indian restaurant in Abu Dhabi has been closed following violations of mandatory hygiene conditions, stated a media report.

Dubai hotel severs ties with Indian-origin chef following anti-Islamic tweet

A renowned Indian-origin chef in Dubai has been embroiled in controversy for allegedly posting an anti-Islamic tweet on social media.

Indian hits jackpot in UAE, wins AED10 million in raffle draw

An Indian has hit a jackpot by winning 10 AED 10 million in a raffle draw in United Arab Emirates.

Indian Embassy urges NRIs in Oman to register as overseas voters

Indian Embassy of Oman has galvanised into action, urging the NRIs living in the country to enroll as overseas voters so that they can...

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10-year residency visa launched in UAE for investors, doctors, specialists

In a new move that will bring smiles to the faces of expatriates, United Arab Emirates (UAE) has decided that investors and specialists such...

Forbes honours top 100 Gulf-based Indian businessmen with cumulative assets of USD26.4 billion

Showcasing the growing prowess of NRIs, Forbes Middle East has honoured 100 Indian businessmen and executives, mainly based in the United...

Dubai-based NRI chosen as AAP candidate for Punjab Assembly by-election

The ensuing by-elections in India have a Dubai connection as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has decided to field an NRI as its candidate for the...

Flyer from Dubai arrested at Delhi airport for smuggling 100 iPhones worth INR8.5 million

A man flying from Dubai to Delhi was arrested at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport for allegedly carrying as many as 100 iPhones...

Kuwait based Indian wins AED7 million in UAE raffle draw

It seems as if Lady Luck is smiling on Indians as several expatriates are winning incredible amounts of money in United Arab Emirates (UAE)...

Indian national wins USD1 million in Dubai raffle draw

An Indian national has hit the jackpot as he won a USD1 million (AED3.67 million) cash prize at Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire...

New strategy for DIFF geared towards supporting growth of modern film industry

The organisers of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) today announced that they will be adopting a new strategy to support the growth...

Two Indians in Dubai get 500-year jail sentences for USD 200-mn scam

Two Indians have been sentenced to 517 years in jail by the Dubai misdemeanours court for duping thousands of investors in a USD200 million...

Future of Indian engineers working in Kuwait in the doldrums

The future of Indian engineers working in Kuwait is in the doldrums and they are facing the prospect of deportation back to their home...

Jet Airways flight from Dubai hits catering vehicle at Delhi airport

A major accident was narrowly averted at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi yesterday night when the wing of a Jet Airways...

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