May 11, 2013
On your side: Our resident consultant Keren Bobker answers readers questions on mortgages and labour laws. Read Article On Your Side: Due diligence before chasing a better mortgage
May 04, 2013
On your side: Keren Bobker answers questions on employee-employer disputes and business partnerships. Read Article What to do if I fall out with my free-zone business partner?
Apr 27, 2013
On your side: Anyone who decides to leave employment before the end of the first year of service will be subject to an automatic labour ban of six months. Read Article Labour ban applies to all companies beyond free zones
Apr 20, 2013
On your side: Keren Bobker answers questions on contract termination and the UK pensions programme. Read Article Employer has little choice but to accept worker's resignation
Apr 13, 2013
On your side: Our resident consultant Keren Bobker answers readers questions on bank loans and labour laws. Read Article Will I be able to pay off a Dubai loan from new job in Bangkok?
Apr 06, 2013
Expert Keren Bobker answers your legal questions related to life and work in the UAE. Read Article Can I return to UAE if I have outstanding loan repayments?
Mar 30, 2013
On Your Side columnist Keren Bobker answers UAE readers' questions on unjust dismissals, British tax law and leave notices. Read Article Compensation may be in order for any arbitrary dismissals
Mar 23, 2013
On Your Side columnist Keren Bobker answers UAE readers' questions on sick leave, arbitrary termination, offshort investing and getting paid. Read Article Part-time work, like full-time, is subject to UAE Labour Law
Mar 16, 2013
On your side: The National's resident consumer advocate answers questons on taxes and liabilities when the family home is rented out. Read Article Taxes and liabilities when the family home is rented out
Mar 09, 2013
On your side: Keren Bobker answers a reader's question - and complaint - regarding late contruction work hours in Dubai. Read Article You can trace a UK pension — but do so via the state agency
Mar 02, 2013
On your side: The National's resident consumer advocate Keren Bobker answers questions on unpaid sick leave and settlement of credit card debts. Read Article 'UAE employees not entitled to sick leave during probationary period'
Feb 23, 2013
On your side: The National's resident consumer advocate answers questions on contract termination and retirement. Read Article 'UAE company must pay worker for full notice period after redundancy'
Feb 16, 2013
On Your Side: Our resident consumer advocate Keren Bobker answers questions regarding limited contracts and other aspects of UAE Labour Law. Read Article Leaving your UAE job early may mean financial penalties
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Companies in the UAE are finding themselves facing a legal minefield caused by the global reach of tough and sometimes conflicting US and UK anti-corruption laws. John Henzell reports.
Bribery laws go beyond borders
With Muslim families, you must say "mashallah" with every compliment lest someone think you are jealous and have the evil eye. Mashallah: what it means, when to say it and why you should
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National View blog looks at the best images from the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East. Region in Focus - May 23
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