Monthly Archives: May 2020

Abu Dhabi Housing Authority launches digital application service

ABU DHABI, The Abu Dhabi Housing Authority, ADHA, has said its customers are now able to “self-complete” their housing applications online or via its smart app. In a statement on Sunday, ADHA said the new feature “Is in line with its efforts to support all citizens and their requirements during the current circumstances.” The service

ADP urges families to protect children, not to leave them alone inside vehicles

ABU DHABI, The Abu Dhabi Police, ADP, urged families to follow preventive measures when taking their children on trips and not leave them alone inside vehicles that could lead to their suffocation. The ADP noted that this may lead to the deaths of children due to suffocation resulting from a lack of oxygen and high

Federal Tax Authority clarifies measures to postpone final step of phase 2 of the ‘Marking Tobacco and Tobacco Products Scheme’

ABU DHABI, The Federal Tax Authority, FTA, asserted that its recent decision to postpone the final step of phase two of the ”Marking Tobacco and Tobacco Products Scheme” until January 1, 2021, does not affect the first two steps that were already implemented, nor does it impact the Excise Tax rates. The decision only pertains

648,684 business licences issued in UAE in May

ABU DHABI, The total number of business licences issued in the UAE in May 2020 amounted to 648,684, an increase of 1,035 licences from those reocrded at the end of April 2020, as per statistics from the National Economic Register. This increase highlights the continuity of economic activities in the country, despite the global slowdown