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'UAE in talks to issue 10-year golden business licence at 'competitive prices


The UAE is considering a golden and silver business licence which will be valid for up to 10 years.This was discussed during the Economic Integration Committee meeting which was attended by Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy; Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, and other senior officials.

UAE residents: Explore Morocco with new eVisa! Guide on how to apply


Dubai: If you are a traveller at heart, there is good news! UAE residents can now experience the magic of Morocco with the newly launched eVisa, which allows you to skip the embassy visit and explore a land brimming with diverse experiences, from bustling markets to serene landscapes.

100 best places to work in the UAE


The best places to work in the UAE have been revealed, in a survey identifying top employers in the region. Great Place to Work has revealed the list of “Best Workplaces in UAE for the year 2024”.

Bharat Mart in Dubai: Sheikh Mohammed and Narendra Modi lay foundations for MASSIVE Indian market set to open in 2026


Bharat Mart in Dubai: Sheikh Mohammed and Narendra Modi lay foundations for MASSIVE Indian market set to open in 2026 Bharat Mart will be a MASSIVE Indian marketplace in Dubai and is set to open in 2026

UAE Golden Visa $272,000 rule change ‘widens door for more diverse pool of Dubai real estate investors’


UAE Golden visa rule changes will bring a diverse pool of investors to the Dubai real estate sector, according to analysis by Springfield Properties. In a bid to foster greater investor participation in the real estate sector and deepen ties with residents, the UAE government is scrapping the AED1m ($272,000) minimum down payment requirement for Golden Visa eligibility through real estate investment. As of January 24, 2024, the UAE abolished the minimum down payment requirement of AED1m ($272,000) or 50 per cent of the property’s value for the property Golden Visa.

Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City opens its biggest community park


Abu Dhabi: A new community space, Masdar Park, has opened in Masdar City, Abu Dhabi, boasting 20 hectares containing green spaces, sports courts, playgrounds, running and cycling tracks, among other attractions.

President Sheikh Mohamed and Prime Minister Modi meet to discuss economic and diplomatic ties


UAE President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met in Abu Dhabi to discuss strengthening economic and diplomatic ties between the two countries.

UAE records 28% increase in foreign investment projects, ranks second globally: UNCTAD


The growing number of foreign direct investment projects in the UAE reflects its status as a global business hub, attracting investments and creative ideas from around the world. The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said the UAE registered a 28 percent increase in new foreign investment projects during the year 2023, compared to 2022, recording the second-highest increase in the number of such projects around the world.

How to book an appointment for Schengen visa in UAE


European countries are among the most popular destinations for UAE residents.With a cooler climate, these nations are the perfect getaway for residents during the hot summer season in the emirates.

UAE ranks first among Arab economies in competitiveness


Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates has cemented its position as the most economically competitive nation in the Arab world, securing the top spot in the latest Arab Economic Competitiveness Index released by the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF).