Surviving Dubai

Surviving Dubai

The team at Dubai Survival Guide live and breathe Dubai! We're loyal to a country that has given us opportunities like no other. Of course there are issues we've had to resolve and we are here to help you bypass these frustrations by pointing you in the right direction for every living requirement in Dubai, from what to look out for when speaking to a real estate agent to what water to drink (and why) and the boring stuff like pensions and insurance. We're here to help you navigate the Dubai maze in an informative way. If you can't see what you're looking for, send us an email. This website is a 'work in progress', constantly being updated and new content being added almost every day. Please visit us often.

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Sunny Varkey

Updated 08-July-2018  

Tariq Al Gurg, CEO of Dubai Cares honours Sunny Varkey, Founder & Chairman of GEMS Education for his AED 100m support over the past 10 years....
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Updated 31-January-2018  

The Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) is the World’s Leading Platform for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). Dubai 9 - 11 April 2018....
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Networking is way forward

Updated 07-January-2018  

The region will see the launch of new, futuristic technologies & solutions at the Future Cities Show, held in April 2018, that will change the way we live and work in the urban environment....
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Waterfront Market

Updated 04-January-2018  

A new style mall, Waterfront Market, with 3 massive areas for fresh food: fish, meat, fruit & vegetables - wander around and try your haggling skills!!...
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Updated 13-June-2017  

Put Monday 31 October 2016 in your diary. Dubai Parks & Resorts opens it doors to spell binding rides in the biggest theme park in the Middle East....
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Bottled Drinking Water – Prices

Updated 12-June-2017  

The scary fact is that bottled drinking water is hugely expensive and we need it so we pay through the nose! A realistic perspective is needed now....
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