Dubai and Abu Dhabi have risen in the ranking in ECA’s ‘Cost of Living’ survey
Dubai and Abu Dhabi are continuing to witness increase in cost of living as rents soar, but the emirates still remain quite cheaper for expatriates compared to other global cities, according to a new survey.
ECA International’s latest ‘Cost of Living’ survey places Dubai at 171st position globally, while Abu Dhabi is placed at the 181st position of 440 cities surveyed. In its June survey, Dubai was placed at 174th position.
“The price of items in ECA’s cost of living basket for expatriates has gone up significantly and both Dubai and Abu Dhabi have also risen in the ranking,” the survey states. Read more
Make sure you buy and sell all your furniture before having a moving survey. It is not advisable to go on a shopping spree a few days before the movers arrive and purchase that longed for Omani coffee table or Indian wardrobe. Moving companies need an accurate volume before quoting and any additional volume sent WILL BE CHARGED FOR! Read more
Let it snow, let It Snow, let it Snow….. Come and ‘Snow’ your support for 10th Birthday celebrations of the Mother, Baby and Child Show, 12th-14th Dec, Dubai International Exhibition and conference Centre (DWTC) In association with The Toy Store
Don’t miss the fabulous festive fun! Live on stage 3 times daily The Very Snowy Holiday 1 hr theatre production is a jolly, holly snowy adventure. Music, songs and puppetry. A funny festive treat for 3-7 year olds and their grown-ups!
Whether marking a child’s first Christmas special or honouring the wonderful tradition of meeting Santa Clause, a visit to our Santa’s Grotto is the perfect way to start the holiday season. Little ones can meet Father Christmas in a magical white winter wonderland. Read more
Move One Inc supports the JESS Night Market.
The JESS Night Market is back again! Everyone is welcome to attend this popular festive event on Friday, 6th December 3pm-8.00pm at JESS Jumeirah, opposite Safa Park. Established 13 years ago as a small primary school fair, it is now a well-known Dubai institution attracting thousands of visitors every year.
Step out of the sunshine and into a magical world of Christmas. Soak up the warm, friendly, community atmosphere and prepare to be dazzled by the thousands of sparkling lights and twinkling lanterns, Christmas trees, baubles and decorations. Read more
As a new arrival to Dubai you have probably pushed the Christmas decorations to the back of the storage cupboard as that was the last box you wanted to even think about or unpack back in August! But now as the festive season is fast approaching it is time to dust off those boxes and start unpacking your treasured decorations ready to decorate the tree. Read more