A journalist-turned-diplomat on an official visit to Dubai in 2019, who got impressed by its feel and architectural landscape, has been assigned as the new Consul General of the Republic of Indonesia for Dubai and the Northern Emirates.
Of the 50,000, 2,600 have availed of the repatriation programme covering free airline tickets courtesy of the Department of Foreign Affairs (Manila)-Office of the Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs.
The first ever barrio fiesta for Filipinos in Dubai and the Northern Emirates has been scheduled this December to usher in Christmas, the most significant holiday in the Philippines.
The initiative aims to educate the public about the precautionary and preventive measures taken by the state to combat the new Corona virus "Covid 19."
"Pakistan was among the first few countries to have accorded diplomatic recognition to the UAE. Since the historic day of 2nd December 1971, our bilateral relations have been based on mutual trust and common faith and values.
More than 180 blue-collar workers welcomed the New Year with a breakfast session with Consul General of India in Dubai Dr Aman Puri at the L&T labour accommodation in the Dubai Investment Park (DIP).
His Highness addressed the historical brotherly relations that unite the United Arab Emirates with Kuwait, stressing the depth of the common social, cultural, historical, and scientific ties.