Mobile & PC

Mobile Phones and Cancer Risk

Why is there concern that cell phones may cause cancer or other health problems? Extensive research has been performed to date on the health effects of cellphone use. However, some of these studies have produced […]

Tax

VAT Refund for Visitors

Tourists and visitors can claim refund on VAT paid on purchases they made during their stay in the UAE. Recovery of payment will be done through a fully integrated electronic system which connects retailers registered […]

Economy

Value Added Tax in UAE

Value Added Tax or VAT is a tax on the consumption or use of goods and services levied at each point of sale. VAT is a form of indirect tax and is used in more […]

Energy

Water Supply and Sanitation

There are two sources of water in UAE: Desalinated seawater and groundwater. While groundwater is used for agriculture in Al Ain and Liwa, drinking water is provided entirely from desalinated seawater across the Emirate. Seawater […]

Mobile & PC

How to Deal with Telephone Scam

AD Police have seized three gangs of 25 Asian suspects who were involved in fraud and scams over the telephone. Learn how to report Telephone scams.  

Investment

Abu Dhabi Invests in Crypto currency Exchange

The world’s thirteenth largest sovereign wealth fund, Abu Dhabi-based Mubadala Investment Capital, has made an investment in cryptocurrency exchange MidChains. As UAE English language newspaper Gulf News reported on Aug. 11, Mubadala Investment Capital has […]

Air Quality

7 Best Air Purifiers For Your Home

Deciding what to use to clean your home might not seem like a difficult task on the surface. Nevertheless, ensuring the devices and products you choose are both safe and effective has become a hot […]

Decor

How To Choose The Perfect Picture Frame

Once you’ve selected a beautiful photo for print, the next step is to choose the right frame—one that enhances your photo and transforms it into true artwork. The good news is choosing a picture frame […]

Art & Culture

Qasr Al Hosn, The Legacy Goes On

Discover the ancestral home of the Royal Family Al Nahyan and the symbolic heart of Abu Dhabi Over the centuries, Qasr Al Hosn has been home to the ruling family, the seat of government, a […]

Heritage

Al Maqta Tower, Witnessing History

Al Maqta Tower, sometimes also spelled Maqtaa or Maqta’a, A watchtower fort lies in Al Maqta creek. on a little islet between the Abu Dhabi island and its mainland. Al Maqta Tower is said to have […]

Heritage

Al Maqta Bridge linking the capital

Abu Dhabi Island was separated from the mainland by a shallow channel of water, which in the troublesome past was a strategic advantage, but it also meant an obstruction to trade and transport. Only a […]