Governments of the six Gulf Cooperation Council countries have agreed to gradually reduce roaming charges when making calls, sending text messages and using data within the six-nation bloc, according to a statement carried by state media.
UAE’s Ministry of Finance (MoF) has signed a deal with Dubai Trade where the latter will be adopting the e-dirham system to collect service fees.
The agreement will allow Dubai Trade to transition from only using traditional
Mashreq, Dubai's third-biggest bank by assets, has posted a 13.2 per cent rise in first-quarter net profit as an increase in income from lending helped to offset a slight dip in returns from fees.
It is the second bank in the
UAE will implement its new visa fee and fine structure from August 1, a report said, citing a Cabinet decision published in an official gazette.
The new rules include the issuing of a new range of entry permits and visas, such as
Dubai does not plan to increase property registration fees further, a senior official has been quoted as saying.
Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, director general of the Dubai Land Department, said in an interview with 'Al Khaleej'
In a significant move, Bahrain government has decided to slash fees for passport, car registration and driving licence by half for those over 60 years of age.
This follows a Cabinet decision, and Interior Minis
The hotels across Dubai will start collecting 'tourism dirham', a new fee imposed on guests staying at hotels and hotel apartments in the emirate per room per night, said a report.
The fee, which was announced by the Dubai
A new fee structure for employment agencies could be drawn up.
The Cabinet initially approved a memorandum presented by Labour Minister and Labour Market Regulatory Authority chairman Jameel Humaidan yest
UAE’s vehicle registration and renewal fees may increase significantly in the future if a proposal to regulate the use of cars is approved, said a report.
The proposal was discussed during the Smart Mobility session at the s
Dubai will start imposing the "tourism dirham" fee on guests staying in all types of holiday accommodation, including hotels, hotel apartments, guesthouses and holiday homes from March 31.
The fee will range between Dh7