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Is the border post at Wadi Bih open or closed to non-UAE/Oman residents? We are...
Only GCC nationals can pass through this border, therefore if you hold a passport from any other country you won't be able to. See More
I am in the process of renewing my tenancy contract. What is the maximum my landlord...
First of all, how much rent do you currently pay, and what is the average rent in the neighbourhood you live in? Those figures can determine whether or not your landlord is entitled to increase your annual rent. For... See More
Do taxis charge a fee if I was to choose a Salik route?
While the Salik toll fee hasn't been applicable to taxis for several years, it has been re-introduced in January 2013 as a way of encouraging commuters to take the Dubai Metro instead. Now, passengers traveling in... See More
I need my Emirates ID card urgently. Is there a fast-track service I can use?
You're in luck! The Emirates ID Authority (EIDA) has launched a new fast-track service that allows applicants to obtain their Emirates ID cards within 24 hours. Available in four EIDA centres at the moment,... See More
Can you tell me when all the public holidays are likely to be in 2013?
New Year's Day - 1 January Prophet Mohammed's Birthday - 24 January Ascension of the Prophet - 6 June Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) - 14 August Arafat (Haj) Day - 14 October Eid al-Adha (Feast of the... See More