UAE to triple fine for not giving way to emergency vehicles

The fine for not giving way to emergency vehicles will be tripled to Dhs3,000 starting July 1, the UAE’s interior ministry has said.

Violators will also have their vehicles confiscated for 30 days and will receive six black points.

Previously, the penalty for the offence stood at Dhs1,000 and six black points.

Sourcing locally, thinking globally: Expo 2020 Dubai and Emirates Flight Catering create fresh and eco-friendly F&B vision

Fresh produce grown at the world’s largest vertical farm will be served to millions at Expo 2020 Dubai as part of a collaboration with Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) to provide delicious and diverse culinary choices while showcasing the future of sustainable gastronomy. 

Al-Futtaim Launches SINYAR, An Emirati Talent Development Programme Focused on Growing Talent Pool for the UAE

Al-Futtaim has announced the launch of SINYAR, a pioneering programme for UAE nationals, dedicated to developing emerging talent across its organization. This programme is in alignment with the UAE’s Vision 2021 and UAE Government Accelerators initiatives to harness the full potential of its national human capital by maximising, nurturing, attracting and retaining the best talent.

Natural Beauty - The all-new BMW 3 Series tours scenic Sharjah

AGMC, the official importer of BMW Group for Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has shared a stunning selection of images showing the all-new BMW 3 Series on location in the emirate of Sharjah.

The photographs feature a selection of BMW 3 Series models in amazing landscapes around Kalba in Sharjah.

wasl confirms the success of its strategy in dispersing the culture of investment amongst the Emirati youth

wasl properties (wasl), a subsidiary of wasl Asset Management Group, announced the success of the company’s strategy of encouraging target groups, especially Emirati youth and small Arab families, to invest in real estate. wasl achieved its intended goals during the campaign with notable sales of its units at ‘The Nook’


Nissan launches bold and powerful refreshed 2019 Maxima in the Middle East

Nissan today revealed the new 2019 Nissan Maxima in the Middle East at a regional launch event in Dubai. With captivating performance stance, 19-inch diamond-cut wheels, boomerang signature LED lighting framing the enlarged V-motion grille, the Maxima also offers Nissan Safety Shield 360, a suite of advanced driver-assist systems that supports the Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision to redefine how cars are driven, powered and integrated into society.

UAE Health & Wellness Index Surges to Sixth Rank on Global Scale, Reveals Cigna 2019 360° Well-Being Survey

Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) today released the results of its annual 2019 Cigna 360 Well-Being Survey - Well and Beyond that indicates an improvement in the overall health and well-being index of the UAE population by 1.4 points over 2018.