Press releases

Radha Stirling (CEO of Detained In Dubai) addresses reports that Dubai Ruler’s wife, HH Sheikha Haya, seeking asylum

Radha Stirling (CEO of Detained In Dubai) addresses reports that Dubai Ruler’s wife, HH Sheikha Haya, seeking asylum

Jun 28, 2019 14:32 BST
Radha Stirling, CEO of Detained in Dubai, commented in a statement today about reports ...

Make summer childcare costs easier with  Tax-Free Childcare

Make summer childcare costs easier with Tax-Free Childcare

Jun 28, 2019 10:01 BST
Working parents could be entitled to Tax-Free Childcare worth up to £2,000 per child pe...

Ringleader of cigarette smuggling gang jailed

Ringleader of cigarette smuggling gang jailed

Jun 27, 2019 09:27 BST
The ringleader of a smuggling gang caught with more than nine million illegal cigarette...

Asylum-seeking Saudi sisters summoned to police station; fear deportation to Saudi Arabia

Asylum-seeking Saudi sisters summoned to police station; fear deportation to Saudi Arabia

Jun 25, 2019 08:19 BST
​Detained in Dubai CEO Radha Stirling issued the following statement on the ongoing cas...

Tax Gap remains low

Tax Gap remains low

Jun 20, 2019 10:15 BST
The Tax Gap for 2017/2018 is 5.6%, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) confirmed today.

Indian housewife wrongly jailed in UAE over a bounced cheque she never wrote

Indian housewife wrongly jailed in UAE over a bounced cheque she never wrote

Jun 18, 2019 10:43 BST
Indian national Mary D’Souza has been in UAE detention for over 18 months after an one ...

​Saudi sisters seek asylum after a lifetime of abuse

​Saudi sisters seek asylum after a lifetime of abuse

Jun 14, 2019 16:16 BST
The first detailed account of Saudi sisters Dua and Dalal Al-Shweiki released by Detain...

​Detained in Dubai takes case of Saudi sisters Dua and Dalal in asylum bid

​Detained in Dubai takes case of Saudi sisters Dua and Dalal in asylum bid

Jun 14, 2019 09:10 BST
Saudi sisters Dua and Dalal fled alleged abuse and seek asylum at UN; Detained in Dubai...

UAE disregard for Canadian concerns over Gauthier case

UAE disregard for Canadian concerns over Gauthier case

Jun 12, 2019 12:21 BST
Despite contact between the Canadian Foreign Ministry and UAE counterparts, whistleblow...

Canada accused of “complicity” if it continues to promote UAE while citizen remains victim of “rampant human rights abuses”.

Canada accused of “complicity” if it continues to promote UAE while citizen remains victim of “rampant human rights abuses”.

Jun 09, 2019 14:13 BST
André Gauthier was extradited from Oman to the UAE on May 30th, roughly a month after a...