UAE is one the country which used to call Sri Lanka or Get calls from Sri Lanka. Lot of Sri Lanka born people are working in the UAE.. Many of them are domestic helpers while a lot of male are working as laborers in the UAE. On the other hand a lot of Sri Lankan business man is having their offices over there.
Some Lankan born real state business people are heavily investing in the UAE real estae. These kind of people are calling back home from UAE and getting calls from their home to the UAE. Rich people are having their roaming enabled mobile phones to call cheaper call rate. While most of the low income people are looking for cheaper calling cards to call back their homes on their holidays.
UAE peak hours 07.00 TO 14.00 and 16.00 TO 21.00.
Current Local Time in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Check UAE public holidays for 2019 here
In UAE the phone operators had banned the VoIP internet phone calls. So many low income earners are struggling to call back their homes. In the beginning they banned the VOiP web sites now they stopped the dialer downloading and the dialer login too. So there is no Skype like calls for you.
But people are finding other ways to use VoIP phone in the UAE.
Sri Lankan can call their home via the SLT from U.A.E the access number is 800 11 94 provided by ETISALAT, UAE. The receivers’ phone will be charged as the call originated from Sri Lanka if he/she accepts in Sri Lanka.
IDD Calls to UAE may be around 20/- to 25/- per minute depending the package of the SLT phone owner.
Mean while Etisalat and du, the two telephone operators in the UAE are expected to offer the VoIP service by July 2010 to their country people.
Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.
International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.