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Uber doesn't employ drivers, it says.

Uber Says Its Drivers in UAE Are Free To Work For Anyone, Even Careem

Taxi-hailing company, Uber, does not stop its drivers from working for others, including its local rival Careem, as it does not require cabbies to sign exclusivity agreements with the firm, according to... (contd.)
You'll need training and a license to operate a drone in Dubai

You Will Now Need A License And Training Before You Buy A Drone In Dubai

The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) is making it mandatory for drone operators to apply for a license.Under a new set of regulations, which will come into effect from May 1, retail... (contd.)
Laptop ban not sustainable

The American Laptop Ban Will Not Work In The Long Term

US and British bans on laptops and tablet computers in flight cabins are not sustainable in the long term, according to Alexandre de Juniac, director general and CEO of the International Air... (contd.)
US UAE laptop Ban

No One Really Thinks The US Laptop Ban On Gulf Airlines Is About Terrorism Alone

The inclusion of UAE airports in the recent US ban on laptops and tablets being carried onto cabins of aircraft originating from the MENA region is ‘surprising’, according to the chairman of... (contd.)
Only a tiny proportion of travelers may switch airlines, he says.

Dubai Airports Chief (Bravely) Says Electronics Ban Will Not Hit Passenger Numbers

A ban on most carry-on electronic devices on flights to the US will not significantly affect passenger numbers at Dubai International Airport where flights depart to 12 US cities daily, according to... (contd.)
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Devices affected by the US ban include laptops, tablets, iPads and cameras.

Business Travel: Emirates Tries A Workaround Trump’s Laptop & Tablet Ban

As part of its efforts to minimize the impact of an electronics ban on routes to the US, Dubai's flag carrier Emirates will let passengers take their laptops and tablets past security... (contd.)
Has the airport become your new office? Here's how you can still run your company despite constantly traveling for work.

Business Travel Alert: Traveling To The US From MENA? Leave That iPad or Laptop Behind

The US government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight countries in the MENA region from bringing electronics items including laptops, iPads, and cameras in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday.The... (contd.)
As part of its crackdown on fake goods sold through social networks, Dubai government has launched a licensing scheme for business done over such channels.

Dubai Launches E-Trader Licence To Regulate Social Media Shops

As part of its crackdown on fake goods sold through social networks, Dubai government has launched a licensing scheme for business done over such channels.However, the ‘e-Trader’ scheme launched by The Dubai... (contd.)
Violators mostly used Instagram accounts.

Dubai’s DED Is Going After Shady Social Media Accounts

As part of its efforts to protect trademarks, Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED) has shut down 8,894 social networking accounts that were used to peddle counterfeit goods last year.The move is... (contd.)
Autonomous buses will not be merge with traffic for two years

Forget Driverless Cars, Dubai Is Now Set To Start Testing Driverless Buses

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) plans to test driverless buses on dedicated lanes in the near future.In the first phase, the (public) buses will be autonomous, but with a driver sitting... (contd.)
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