Looking for labels for the children’s school uniforms. I would like the embroidered sew in type labels as from years of experience the iron on ones always fall off after a few washes. I have just moved to Dubai so not too sure where I can buy these types of things – can you advise? Read more
Having just moved to Dubai you maybe pretty impressed by the beautiful villas that line the streets of Dubai. Many of them look quite palatial from the outside and it is easy on first impressions to want to sign the rental contract to secure your dream home.However, the quality of build in this town varies a lot and the harsh climate that Dubai is subjected to for much of the year can be tough on buildings. If the maintenance has not been kept up to date that palatial home that you thought you were renting may turn out to be one big headache. Read more
Recently it has become more of a requirement to obtain an attested lease agreement (Ejari) in order to obtain a visa for family members. For a long time this requirement was in the legislation, but it was rarely (if ever) enforced. Family members were able to get their visas without an attested lease being provided. Recently the authorities have started requesting the attested lease, so it has, in essence, become a requirement for people moving to Dubai with families.
With the aim to provide updated legal advice in a clear and readable way for expats living in Dubai and the Middle East, here we set out your rights when it comes to illicit and prescription drugs in the UAE. It is important to note that the penalties for breaching any of the following drug laws can include imprisonment and deportation. Read more