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In a previous post, we have talked about the steps for getting married in the UAE. Today, however, we will tackle just the opposite… how to file for a divorce. Of course, nobody enters a marriage expecting to get divorced eventually. However, this is a sad reality, even in the UAE. Couples are getting divorced due Read more

9 Practical Tips to Overcome Homesickness as an OFW

If we are to ask you: Does the feeling of missing home ever go away? Chances are, you’d say never. And that’s perfectly normal. ALSO READ: Living in Abu Dhabi: How Difficult or Easy is it? As a person who’s grown up and has gotten used to life in the Philippines, we know that there Read more

6 Reasons Why You Should NOT Work As An OFW

Shocking, right? But you’ve read the title correctly. If you think becoming an OFW is all rainbows and daisies, think again.  Becoming an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) is just like getting hired for any type of work, but it’s different because an OFW is not based on his place of origin, but among the company Read more

How to Register for Abu Dhabi Toll Online

On September 2, motorists across the UAE were given instructions to sign up online to pay their road tolls in Abu Dhabi, which is set to be put into implementation from October 15 onwards. In line with this, the Integrated Transport Centre (ITC), has already set up a webpage that allows motorists to create an Read more

Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Is your vacation scheduled this week and you are planning to travel to Abu Dhabi to experience the Middle East culture? Regardless of what type of traveler you are, this city is going to give you the best encounter in the UAE. And in case you need a guide where you can book the ideal Read more

How to Report Human Trafficking Cases in the UAE

A huge chunk of the UAE population is comprised of foreign workers from different countries, each with its own embassy or diplomatic missions in the country. In Abu Dhabi, for example, there’s the Philippine Embassy and the Philippine Overseas Labour Office (POLO), both of which cater to the needs and concerns of overseas Filipino workers Read more

How to Register a Complaint Online for Domestic Workers in UAE

It’s not enough for foreign nationals, especially domestic workers; to simply understand the labor laws and their rights as foreign workers in their host country. If needed, they should also be ready to act on what they know about the law and their rights by duly reporting violations or offenses committed against them, especially by Read more

Anti-Smoking Laws in the UAE

One of the key indicators of world-class healthcare is the reduction of cigarettes and other tobacco products. This is part of the UAE National Agenda, which encompasses Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, and all other emirates that comprise the country. ALSO READ: How to Check if You Have a Travel Ban in the UAE In line with Read more

Guide to Sponsoring Your Family in the UAE

Are you thinking of bringing your spouse, children, and parents to come and live with you in Abu Dhabi or anywhere in the UAE? If you are a valid resident with a certain amount of income and other requirements, sponsoring your family in the country is very much possible! ALSO READ: Discover Emirati Culture in These Read more

Rakbank UAE Logo

RAKBANK is the trade name of Ras Al-Khaimah PJSC National Bank, a public joint-stock company headquartered in the Ras Al-Khaimah Emirate, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is listed and traded on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Rak Bank Branches and ATM Machines Below are the list of Rak Bank Branches found in Abu Dhabi Read more

Mashreq Bank Logo

Since 1967, Mashreq Bank has provided millions of customers and businesses with banking and financial services. If you want to know the locations of the Mashreq branches in Dubai as well as the ATM locations, please check the list below. Mashreq is one of the major financial institutions in the UAE with a increasing regional Read more

How to Send Money Internationally from Abu Dhabi

As expats working in a foreign land, part of our money is often set aside for sending internationally, to families and relatives back home. Other than food, transportation, shopping, and other expenses, money remittances occupy a portion of our monthly or quarterly budget. ALSO READ: List of Traditional Markets (Souks) in Abu Dhabi Fortunately, there are Read more