Aiming at attracting and retaining talents, the UAE updates the Golden Residence rules as a part of the new Entry and Residence Scheme. The scope of beneficiaries is expanded offering more benefits including 10 years renewable residence
The government clarified that if a person has an entry permit or a visa issued by Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, UAQ, RAK or Fujairah, he can check its validity, issuance and expiry date through the eChannel platform of the Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Security ports.
The council also announced a financial reward, in appreciation of their efforts in introducing the teachings of the true Islamic religion and spreading the values of tolerance, especially during the holy month of Ramadan.
ICA called on foreigners in the country and abroad wishing to obtain a golden visa to check their eligibility to obtain it through the website http://smartservices.icp.gov.ae and to follow the steps and instructions.
Exclusive offers and discounts are available for 'Esaad' cardholders at 7,237 brands and businesses within the UAE and across 92 countries worldwide.
Cash-strapped Sri Lanka announced on Tuesday it would sell long-term visas to attract desperately needed foreign currency after the island nation ran out of dollars to pay even for food and fuel.
The UAE has announced a slew of visa reforms under a new residency scheme. The initiatives - ranging from a five-year Green Visa to the introduction of new categories under the 10-year Golden Visa,
With this step, the UAE continues to enhance its attractiveness by modernizing and expanding its residency and entry visa options in line with enhancing its global competitiveness in attracting investors, entrepreneurs, and scientific competencies, and enhancing its position as a leading tourist destination in the region and the world.
More than 88% of the UAE’s population is made up of expatriates who rely on valid visas to live and work in the emirate, and the country’s Residency-by-Investment program has been sought out as a means of greater stability.