Enjoy Dubai right up to the last minute! Book your moving date for a couple of weeks before your actual departure date and spend your last couple of weeks in a serviced apartment or hotel allowing yourself time to enjoy with friends and Dubai! This will also give you time to finalize bills such as DEWA and get deposits back. Read more
This takes place on 2nd December, the date back in 1971 when the separate sheikdoms decided to form an independent union. At first the UAE was a federation of six emirates – Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Umm Al Quwain, Sharjah, Fujairah and Ajman. The emirate of Ras Al Khaimah was added a year later.
Emiratis and many expatriates decorate their homes, cars and themselves in the colours of the UAE flag. Many venues across the UAE will be holding special events to celebrate this special day and once more this year one of the best places to experience National Day will be the Downtown Dubai. Read more
Hi, our landlord sold the flat we are renting but we have not had an official notification. Should the new landlord be sending us some kind of official notification? What about his registering the DEWA in his name (I see from the DEWA on-line portal that there is a specific “change of landlord” option?) Is there anything else that he needs to do?
Also. our current contract expires in July next year. Our old landlord sent us an official court document asking us to vacate at the end of this contract but it was delivered one full month after our renewal, which means that effectively we are getting only 11 months notice? Can we contest this through RERA with the new landlord? Read more
Carian College Advisors, the UAE’s leading independent educational consultancy focusing exclusively on US Admissions, recently announced a scholarship competition for high school students in the UAE. The competition is being launched in honor of November being International Education Month. Carian College Advisors is asking students in their final two years of secondary school to write a 500-word essay about why they want to pursue an undergraduate education in the United States.
The winner of the competition will receive a free Crimson Package from Carian College Advisors, which is the consultancy’s most premium level of advising service. The winner will be privy to unlimited meetings with Carian’s consultants, which would include Read more