Archive for April, 2007

Dubai Municipality – Pocket sized Contact Card

On display at the Dubai Municipality office in Deira, this business card / pocket sized card contains their Contact Center numbers and contact numbers of all their branches throughout Dubai:

Etisalat – Useful Info behind Bills

Supermarket – Tamil Sandhai – Niche supermarket for the Tamil community

The Tamil community (an ethnic group from the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu) is a burgeoning one in the UAE. This could be seen by Etisalat’s off peak call rates to Tamil Nadu announced on the Tamil New Year day on April 14. Tamil Sandhai is a niche supermarket catering entirely to the Tamil […]

DEWA – Customer Voice

Dubai Electricity & Water Authority reminds us of their toll free number and other feedback options through this flyer-bill insert:

Hippopotamus Restaurant at Dubai Marina

The Free Children’s Dessert offer is only upto April 15th.

[BIZ CARD] Gerald – Finance House, Dubai

In the Dubai world of bank eats bank credit card offers, here’s a new one on the scene with a better interest rate and hopefully better deals and service since they are new. I got in touch with Gerald for balance transfers on cards from big banks with killing interest rates. Finance House’s low interest […]

Etisalat Global Friends and Family Service

You can choose 3 of the most frequently dialled international numbers and get a 20% discount on calls made during peak and off peak hours. A monthly subscription of Dhs.20/- is applied. Click to enlarge the image below and get all the details. Do leave a comment if you have found this service to be […]

Participate in the Ministry of Labour and Du Online Labour Survey

Should employers give priority to Nationals? Share your opinion at If you ask me, yes…as this is their country! Emirates Today, 5 April 2007

Emirates Today Weekly Photo Contest -Dhs.3,000/- worth of prizes

I know a friend who has splurged more than Dhs.6,000/- on a Nikon Digital SLR and accessories. He has already upgraded his camera once and still intends to get more powerful Nikon versions. He calls his obsession – NAS – Nikon Acquisition Syndrome, a term coined by Nikon enthusiasts. Well, this weekly Emirates Today competition […]

Rolls Royce in Burgers?

Gourmet Burger Kitchen at Uptown Mirdif & DIFC 7Days, 3 Apr 2007