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Aztex Nawayath Premier League 2019 ends in grand style

Ajman: A packed house at the Eden Garden Ajman cheered on as DVS United clinched the inaugural title of Aztex Nawayath Premier League 2019 (NPL) on Friday January 25. DVS won the final in an emphatic fashion by beating Al ...

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Nearly 150 expats arrested in dawn raid in Oman

Muscat: A total of 149 expats were arrested during an inspection visit by the Ministry of Manpower on Monday. The inspection, which took place in Wilayat Seeb at dawn on Monday, was carried out in cooperation with the Royal Oman Police. ...

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Now, travel to Oman from Dubai for Dh55

Taking the public bus between Dubai and Muscat has been made more convenient and comfortable after Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority and Oman’s National Transport Company (Mwasalat) signed an agreement adding new bus stations and routes connecting the two cities ...

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Indian consulate in Jeddah celebrates 70th Republic day

Jeddah 16 January 2019: (Bhatkallys News Bureau) Indian Consulate to Saudi Arabia in Jeddah, on Saturday organised an event to mark the celebrations of 70th Republic day, in Jeddah here wherein the consulate general Mohammed Noor Rahman Sheikh unfurled the ...

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Saudi government to provide cash incentives for private sector to hire Saudis

JEDDAH: The government will contribute to the wages of Saudis employed in the private sector, one of several incentives to motivate the hiring of nationals and increase their participation in the labor market. Saudi Minister of Labor and Social Development ...

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World’s longest bridge nears completion in Kuwait

The world’s longest bridge by Hyundai E&C and Combined Group Contracting is nearing completion in Kuwait. Called the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah causeway, the $3 billion project is one of the largest infrastructure projects in the world. Running a total length ...

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Himanshu Vyas meets NRI community in Dubai; preparations on for Rahul Gandhi event in Dubai Cricket Stadium

Rahul Gandhi’s maiden visit to Dubai is all set to take place on January 11. Dubai, 3 January, 2018: President of Indian National Congress (INC) party Rahul Gandhi will speak to the Indian diaspora in the UAE at a public ...

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Free parking in Dubai on New Year’s Day 2019

If your New Year’s resolution is to save some cash, then this will help you tighten your belt from day one. RTA has announced that parking will be free of charge on Tuesday January 1 across Dubai to celebrate the New Year (and to ...

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RTA reveals a new solar-powered abra in Dubai

Feeling a bit guilty about all those taxis flying up and down Sheikh Zayed Road? Well now you can reduce your carbon footprint while saving a bit of cash. RTA has revealed a new 20-seater water taxi that runs on solar power, ...

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UAE man jokingly calls fiancee an ‘Idiot’ on WhatsApp, goes to jail for 60 days!

No relationship is quite complete without some playful banter between you and your BAE. Nevertheless, a UAE man found himself in quite a soup when he called his fiancé an ‘idiot’ in a WhatsApp message! The soon-to-be wife took offence ...

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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi requests increase of Haj quota for India during his Saudi visit

Jeddah: 14 December 2018: (Bhatkallys News Bureau) A high level delegation, led by Mr. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Hon’ble Minister of Minority Affairs, Government of India, visited the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 13 December, 2018 in Jeddah, to sign the ...

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UAE and India Sign 35 Billion Rupees Currency Swap Agreement

Abu Dhabi: India and the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday signed a currency swap agreement to boost investment and enable direct trade without using dollars or other international currencies. The swap is for 2 billion dirhams or 35 billion Indian ...

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Soon, underwater travel between Mumbai and UAE might be possible

A UAE-based company called National Advisor Bureau Limited has conceptualised a ‘floating underwater network’ that will run between Mumbai and Fujairah in the UAE. The 2,000 km undersea rail network will not only transport passengers, it will also look at ...

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Notice for all Indian non-ECR passport holders looking for jobs in Gulf

All Indians holding non-emigration check required (non-ECR) passports, who are travelling to select countries for overseas employment, will now need to register online at an Indian government portal. According to a notice by the Ministry of External Affairs in India, ...

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