Month: October 2007

Dubai Dreams? Read This First.

As a follow-up to my post on salary scenes and the increasing cost of living (which is highly absurd), here’s one more that encourages you to think twice before you land up in Dubai with dreams of your own. Dubai as a city is highly over-rated. The cost of living is increasing by the day. […]

Bhool Bhulaiyaa Sucks!

Ever since I heard the title song of Bhool Bhulaiyaa, I was waiting anxiously for the movie to hit the theatre screens in Dubaiduphalac jelly. I had read a bit about the movie – it’s a psychological suspense movie, with a touch of humour. In fact it is a remake of the acclaimed 1993 Malayalam […]

Is it Time to Head Back Home?

GulfTalent.com, an online recruitment site, recently sent me a press release with a headline that screamed “UAE salaries rise by 10.7% – study”. I think they forgot to add “Finally After 100 Years!” after the “UAE salaries rise by 10.7%” bit. Let’s face the truth – the salaries are still what people used to get […]