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Saudi Arabia’s First All-Female Crew Flight

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: An airline in Saudi Arabia has completed the country’s first flight with an all-female crew, officials said today, framing it as a milestone for women’s empowerment in the conservative kingdom. The flight operated by flyadeal, budget subsidiary of ...

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Dubai issues advisory on zoonotic disease monkeypox

In a circular made available on its website, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has raised the level of epidemiological surveillance of monkeypox cases in Dubai as a preventive measure. The circular read, “DHA is raising the level of epidemiological surveillance ...

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UAE: Dubai announces 9-day Eid Al Fitr break

Dubai has become the latest Emirate to approve a nine-day Eid Al Fitr break for federal government staff. The break will be from Saturday, April 30, till Sunday, May 8, according to the Dubai Government Human Resources Department. Official working ...

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