Rehana Arif

Rehana Arif has been writing for since 2013. She previously worked for Weber Shandwick PR and Unicef, having graduated from the American University of Sharjah in 2010 with a BSc International Studies. In her free time, she likes to read fantasy literature and watch football.

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Dubai Marina

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Atlantis, The Palm Hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Dubai skyline

Weekly NewsWatch: UAE banks tighten liquidity

Homes in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Abu Dhabi Skyline, United Arab Emirates

The growing role of Al Etihad Credit Bureau in UAE

Dirham coins placed on stack of hundred dirham notes

Weekly NewsWatch: Growth in Islamic Finance

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Weekly NewsWatch: Most residents wish to be entrepreneurs

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Dubai at night, UAE.

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Dubai Media City skyline at dusk

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Dubai Marina

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eid al adha lantern and decoration lights

Ramadan 2015: Your Iftar and Suhour options

Wild Wadi Water Park in Dubai

Five ways you can save money this week

Dinner at restaurant

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Person with Alphabet Blocks

Five ways you can save money this week

Growing money coins stack with sunset

Five ways you can save money this week

Money in the glass

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Woman is using credit card for on line shopping

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Paper cut of a family

Unusual insurance products

Car image

How to export a car from Dubai?

One green car among many other cars

How to import a car into Dubai?

A girl with a bunny rabbit

Things to do during Easter in the UAE

Two people holding a mobile phone

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New mobile phones in showroom

Samsung Galaxy S6 and other new mobiles out this season

Fresh red delicious tomatoes in plate on an wooden table

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Boys playing with modelling clay in classroom at the nursery school

FS1 assessment: Are you prepared?

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Calendar page, pen and pocket planner

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A plane takeoff at the airport

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Brunch with food,coffee and orange

Family brunches your kids will love

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Skyscrapers in Abu Dhabi

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Retro phone

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Beach chairs on a beach

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a doctor holding the hand of an old lady

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UAE public holidays at Dubai Mall

UAE public holidays 2014

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Big offer

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A special offer board

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A flooded room

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Father's Day present

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Dubai schools need to improve Arabic education

Dubai schools need to improve Arabic education

foreign transaction fees

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Big Deals Digest

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One Direction How much does your concert ticket cost in the UAE and elsewhere

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Eight new schools

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Dubai skyline at night

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