5 Main Issues Filipino Expats Face in UAE

For most people especially outside of the UAE, the United Arab Emirates is identified with Dubai. However, UAE is much more than Dubai, and there are several opportunities for expats who try to find a new home. But as always, for every…

More Landlords Turn Away Filipinos in UAE

Amid fears of turning their homes into crowded dwellings, real estate agents and landlords in the United Arab Emirates are increasingly avoiding Filipino tenants who wish to rent residential properties there. Popular concerns include…

Most In Demand Jobs in Dubai

Laborers and Masons Minimum monthly salary: AED 600 to AED 1, 500 Job description: Laborers and masons are construction workers that perform physical tasks in construction sites. They remove trash, pile blocks, move heavy materials,…

Cost of Living in Dubai

According to the Statistics Brain, Dubai is named as the 22nd most expensive city in the world and the most pricey emirate in the Middle East (2012). However, despite living in Dubai costs an arm and leg, the emirate remains to be one of…

Dos and Don’ts For Travelers in Dubai

Whether you are flying to Dubai for a vacation treat, business or employment, there are some things one needs to be acquainted with before coming to the destination. Read on the do’s and don’ts in Dubai. Do’s Greet people you meet.…

Proper Dress Code in Dubai

Among the countries in the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates is the least stringent country in terms of social practices. While migrants no holds barred in Dubai, this doesn’t mean however that they can do whatever they want in no…