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child-car-seatWhen moving to Dubai make sure you have your child seat with you and ready to use as it is law that children must be secured in a child seat or seat booster when travelling in a car. The law states that:



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One of the best things about staying in a serviced apartment is that we have all the amenities under one roof: fitness center, nice swimming pool, Costa coffee, etc. We don’t have a restaurant or room service but it is comfortable and conveniently located in the Marina district. Every morning I enjoy the fitness center and this is my view from my elliptical. I can watch the yachts come and and go. It’s just beautiful.  However, this is only temporary. Eventually, we will have to purchase our own toilet paper and change our own light bulbs as we hope to find a home soon. Read more

e-gateEida launches e-gate service on ID cards with 2-year validity

Residents of the UAE will now be able to activate the e- gate service on the Emirates National identity cards for a fee of Dh150, the Emirates Identity Authority (Eida) has said.

According to a report in Emarat Al Youm the e-gate service will be added to ID card services for a fixed period of two years.

Renewal fees for two years will also be Dh150. Read more

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