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​70% of businesses in Dubai may not survive Covid-19 lockdown; Stirling advises business owners to get out before it is too late

​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.

English High Court judge rules to seize David Haigh (#FreeLatifa) assets

English High Court judge rules to seize David Haigh (#FreeLatifa) assets

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”

​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.

For women in Qatar, lockdown is nothing new

For women in Qatar, lockdown is nothing new

Press releases   •   May 21, 2020 09:48 BST

International law firm Dechert named in another suit involving Ras Al Khaimah Ruler’s wrongdoings

International law firm Dechert named in another suit involving Ras Al Khaimah Ruler’s wrongdoings

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.

"Australian embassy woefully unhelpful" in Qatar administrative blunder!

"Australian embassy woefully unhelpful" in Qatar administrative blunder!

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.

“Leave Dubai before you are jailed” - Coronavirus lockdown economic disaster risks gulf expats

“Leave Dubai before you are jailed” - Coronavirus lockdown economic disaster risks gulf expats

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.

Fear in Dubai over Coronavirus prison outbreak

Fear in Dubai over Coronavirus prison outbreak

Press releases   •   Apr 13, 2020 15:51 BST

State controlled media in the UAE can no longer conceal the extent of the coronavirus outbreak, throughout the city, throughout the labour camps and throughout the overcrowded and unsanitary prisons.

International law firm Dechert served with lawsuit for torture and human rights violations by political prisoner in the UAE

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.

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.

Foreign office urged to save desperate Brits stranded in Dubai

Foreign office urged to save desperate Brits stranded in Dubai

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

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.

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.

Detained in Dubai calls upon Gulf States to release expat detainees at risk of Coronavirus

Detained in Dubai calls upon Gulf States to release expat detainees at risk of Coronavirus

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

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.

​Qatar: “Free Covid-19 vulnerable Australian and British nationals detained in Doha”

​Qatar: “Free Covid-19 vulnerable Australian and British nationals detained in Doha”

Press releases   •   Mar 22, 2020 14:28 GMT

Desperate appeal by families to release vulnerable foreigners detained in Doha.

Expats in Dubai should prepare for consequences of Coronavirus prevention measures

Expats in Dubai should prepare for consequences of Coronavirus prevention measures

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.

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”

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

​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.