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Himachal CM visits UAE in a bid to woo investors

Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur is currently on a four-day visit to the United Arab Emirates in a bid to attract...


Oyo UAE becomes more popular with visitors from India and China

India-based global hospitality chain Oyo Hotels & Homes says that bookings from India and China constitute nearly 25 per cent of its total...


Dubai: New app to help Indians get consular appointments faster

For the benefit of the large Indian expatriate community living in the UAE, the Consulate General of India has launched a new mobile...


UAE waives visa fees for tourists aged 18 years or below

In a bid to boost tourism, the UAE’s Federal Authority of Identity and Citizenship has announced that people travelling to the country...


Indian bank manager charged for using fake signature to embezzle money in Dubai

The Court of First Instance in Dubai has charged a former Indian bank manager with embezzling more than AED120,000 from a customer’s...


Another Indian billionaire gets 10-year UAE visa

Indian billionaire businessman Dr BR Shetty became the latest to receive the long term 10-year UAE residency visa under the Golden Card...


UAE announces new education policy at par with international standards

In its efforts to advance the education sector and equip students with the latest skills in line with international standards, the United...


Dubai tourists to get free SIM cards on arrival at airport

Tourists visiting Dubai will no longer have to worry about expensive roaming charges or looking for WiFi connections.


UAE’s CE Ventures invests in Bengaluru’s FreshtoHome

UAE-based CE Ventures has invested USD11m into a Bengaluru-based company FreshtoHome, an e-commerce platform for fresh meat and fish...


Dubai Rugby Sevens to celebrate 50 years with pop star Kylie Minogue

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Dubai Rugby Sevens this year and fans are in for a musical treat with pop star Kylie Minogue set to...


More wealthy NRIs may be tempted by UAE gold

The United Arab Emirates has undergone a massive makeover in the last few decades with greater emphasis on technology, global trade and...


Dubai introduces new employment law with provision for paternity leave

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has enacted a new employment law addressing key issues such as paternity leave, sick pay and...


UAE’s lifestyle app launches in India

UAE’s app based lifestyle platform TravellerPass has been launched in India, making Bengaluru its first home.


Amazon Prime lands in the UAE

Amazon Prime is now officially available in the UAE, offering customers free delivery on millions of local and international items,...


Which service do you use to transfer money for personal use to India?

  • Bank Transfer
  • Remittance services
  • Paypal
  • Wire Transfer services like Western Union, Remit2India
  • International Money Order
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