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“From Daytime Labor to Nighttime Entrepreneurs: Dubai Workers Harness Talents for Additional Income”

Daytime Labor Al Quoz’s labour market is witnessing a flourishing entrepreneurial scene, as individuals with various skills utilize the after-hours to launch ventures, supplementing their income in the evenings.

 Multi-Faceted Workers

Daytime occupations such as plumbing, electrical work, or cleaning are seamlessly transitioning into nighttime entrepreneurial pursuits, ranging from tailoring and vegetable vending to juice making.

 Ahmed Ashfaq’s Story: Daytime Labor

Ahmed Ashfaq exemplifies this trend, working as a mason during the day and transforming into a juice maker in the evening. After returning from the construction site, he dedicates his evenings to freshly squeezed pomegranate, orange, and grapefruit juices.

Ashraful’s Tailoring Venture: Daytime Labor

Ashraful, a painter by day, channels his passion for tailoring into a business after work hours. Offering alterations and clothing repairs, he aspires to open his own tailoring shop in Dubai.

 Nadeem Khan’s Vegetable Stall

Nadeem Khan, a cleaner at a private firm, turns into a vegetable and fruit vendor in the evenings. His stall, offering affordable produce, not only serves the neighbourhood residents but also supports his children’s education back home.

 Muazzam Shafi’s Culinary Endeavor

Muazzam Shafi, a restaurant helper by day, runs his own eatery in the evening. Having worked in a restaurant in Lucknow, India, he partnered with an existing stall in Al Quoz, contributing to substantial savings and dreams of owning his own restaurant.

 Diverse Market Offerings

The markets in Al Quoz feature a variety of products, including ready-to-eat food, vegetables, fruits, meat, fish, clothes, shoes, perfumes, mobile phones, electronics, barbers, and tailors. Prices are kept affordable, catering to the labour community, with authorities ensuring adherence to health, safety, and food safety standards.

 Al Quoz’s Economic Dynamism

The entrepreneurial spirit in Al Quoz’s after-hours labour market reflects a dynamic economic landscape, where individuals leverage their skills to diversify income streams and pursue dreams of owning businesses.

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