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Low tax and lifestyle attract expats to Gulf

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, December 3, 2015

Expats are increasingly drawn to Gulf states thanks to low tax rates and an upmarket lifestyle according to a recent study.   The Middle East Asset Management Study 2015 found… Read more…

Summer holidays: the expat quandary

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Summer holidays can be a fantastic time of year for families around the world. With the kids off school, the focus quickly turns towards the annual Summer break. While… Read more…

Top 10 cities for travellers in 2015

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, July 7, 2015

London has been voted as the top-ranked international travel destination out of 132 most visited cities around the world. For the fifth time in seven years, the UK’s capital heads… Read more…

Dubai expands home recycling programme

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, April 28, 2014

In the latest phase of the Dubai government’s initiative ‘My City… My Environment’, kerb-side recycling at private residences will be extended to 12 more districts. “Dubai adheres to global standards… Read more…

Dubai’s airport to surpass Heathrow’s No. 1 claim

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Dubai will receive 100 million passengers per year by 2020, surpassing London Heathrow as the world’s busiest airport, according to Dubai Airport’s Strategic Plan 2020. Following 50 years of double-digit… Read more…

The UAE needs 75,000 educators by 2015

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, March 5, 2014

The recent results of the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa) revealed that the UAE ranked 48 in maths, 44 in reading and 46 in science – out of… Read more…

Dubai is First City in the Middle East to Have Google Street View

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 24, 2014

Dubai will be the first Arab city to have Google Street View, a feature that offers “360-degree, panoramic, and street-level imagery”. The Google Maps and Google Earth app allow users… Read more…

And the winner is… Dubai!

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 28, 2013

Congratulations to the United Arab Emirates for their successful bid to host the World Expo 2020 which will be held in Dubai. Yesterday (27 Nov.) the Bureau International des Expositions… Read more…

Dubai’s Private Schools Increase in Number and Fees…But Still Not Enough Places

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The private school sector dominates the education landscape in Dubai, with 88.7 percent of Dubai’s students enrolled in private schools, says a report from Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority… Read more…

UK University Application Experts In Hong Kong at Start of Worldwide Tour

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 24, 2013

The demand for UK higher education from Hong Kong students reached a new high in 2012 according to the UK’s Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). In recognition of this,… Read more…

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