70% of businesses in Dubai may not survive Covid-19 lockdown; Stirling advises business owners to get out before it is too late
Press releases • May 26, 2020 09:28 BST
Stirling warns that the economic impact on the UAE of the global response to the Coronavirus pandemic is likely to be longlasting. Officials predict that the country of predominantly expats, could see a 10% reduction in total population, as many foreigners are opting to return to their home countries.
Press releases • May 26, 2020 09:26 BST
Landmark High Court Judgment issued by THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE HENSHAW in case of GFH v Haigh.
English High Court rules former Leeds United MD David Haigh rebranded as #FreeLatifa “human rights lawyer“ a “fraudster”
Press releases • May 25, 2020 10:56 BST
David Haigh, former MD of Leeds United and campaigner for #FreeLatifa has been ruled a fraudster by the English High Court. Detained in Dubai have issued their own fraud alert following fraudulent impersonation of their brand. Court orders disbursement of Haigh's assets, The Cove Lamorna & his farm in Cornwall.
Press releases • May 20, 2020 10:02 BST
Already in court over participation in alleged human rights abuses, including torture of a detainee in Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates; Philadelphia-based law firm Dechert LLP is embroiled in another US Federal lawsuit in New York, accused of complicity in the falsification of evidence and slander in a malicious government-orchestrated campaign against American and European citizens.
Press releases • May 18, 2020 11:45 BST
Australian Embassy failing Joe Sarlak, detained in Doha over an administrate blunder that Aussie government won't resolve.
Press releases • May 08, 2020 14:20 BST
Radha Stirling, CEO of Detained in Dubai, founded in 2008 has warned foreign workers and investors in the UAE to exit before it’s too late. 2008 saw mass casualties, with debtors jailed, robbed of their assets or prevented from leaving the country. Worldwide lockdowns are expected to have an even greater impact.
International law firm Dechert served with lawsuit for torture and human rights violations by political prisoner in the UAE
Press releases • Apr 01, 2020 16:08 BST
The High Court of England is set to hear claims that British lawyers from Dechert broke human rights and UAE laws in their investigation, interrogation and incarceration of Karam Sadeq, in the UAE’s emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Karam has now been imprisoned for six years, including a period of more than 500 days in solitary confinement.
UAE Coronavirus financial relief measures may be deathtrap for expats. Meanwhile, overseas debt harassment escalates.
Press releases • Mar 30, 2020 15:47 BST
As countries around the world go into lockdown in response to the Coronavirus pandemic, businesses and individuals face the possibility of financial ruin. Expats in the UAE are no exception.
Press releases • Mar 29, 2020 16:52 BST
FCO urged to negotiate repatriation flights from UAE that could save British lives
As Coronavirus pandemic worsens, Detained in Dubai urges UAE to release and repatriate expat prisoners
Press releases • Mar 27, 2020 15:32 GMT
UAE government urged to release expat prisoners and those on bail or travel banned.
Woman unjustly detained in UAE finally freed after UN complaint, now at home on coronavirus lockdown.
Press releases • Mar 27, 2020 13:52 GMT
After two and a half years behind bars in Sharjah’s infamous central prison, 58 year old Indian woman, Mary D’Souza, has finally been released and returned to her family in India.
Press releases • Mar 23, 2020 14:51 GMT
Human rights infringements as vulnerable expats detained in unsanitary jails in the UAE, at risk of Coronavirus
Indian expats told to leave UAE ahead of Coronavirus economic crisis - Radha Stirling, CEO of Detained in Dubai
Press releases • Mar 22, 2020 16:05 GMT
Detained in Dubai’s Radha Stirling issued stern warning to Indian businessmen to leave UAE ahead of the worldwide covid-19 crisis.
Press releases • Mar 22, 2020 14:28 GMT
Desperate appeal by families to release vulnerable foreigners detained in Doha.
Press releases • Mar 20, 2020 11:30 GMT
Repercussions for expats in the UAE from the country’s lockdown to prevent the spread of Coronavirus expected to be severe and impact their lives for years to come.
FIFA2022’s host country Qatar told “Free Trapped British Nationals” as detained 73 year old speaks out.
Press releases • Mar 11, 2020 09:08 GMT
Gross human rights violations hidden by UK politicians. British nationals trapped or jailed in Qatar’s desert prison have received little concern from British government.
Is Dubai safe for former British military personnel? Former soldier says not, as latest victim Robin Berlyn told he’ll never leave Dubai without paying “impossible amount of money”
Press releases • Mar 10, 2020 15:27 GMT
Perry Coppins, a former gunner in the Royal Horse Artillery, who was detained in 2017 for having his prescription anti-depressants, believes that former British service personnel should be wary about visiting the Middle Eastern state of Dubai.
Detained in Dubai warns Brits in Dubai may face retaliatory harassment following Sheikh Mohammed guilty ruling
Press releases • Mar 07, 2020 12:51 GMT
Warning to British nationals in Dubai after ruler confirmed international criminal by UK High Court judgment in Princess Haya case.