The Emirates Digital Government reported that the UAE has finally created the first virtual work residence permit of its kind in the region
The Emirates Digital Government reported that the UAE has finally created the first virtual work residence permit of its kind in the region, which enables a foreigner to enter the UAE on his personal sponsorship and stay in it for a year and practice his virtual job in accordance with the terms and controls issued with the visa.
She indicated that this trend will contribute to attracting minds and talents and employing expertise and human resources to work remotely to achieve and raise the level of productivity in the national economy and other vital sectors.
She noted that the issuance of the new residence permit constitutes a qualitative step to support the future of business, facilitate its practice and enhance its competitiveness, especially for remote working groups, as it provides the opportunity for a large segment of skilled people and entrepreneurs to move to the UAE, and experience an advanced level of professional and personal life in an environment that values talent and business ideas. innovative.
She indicated that thanks to the virtual work program launched by Dubai, you can move from your country abroad, and reside to live in Dubai, while continuing to carry out your work tasks "remotely" with the companies that you work for and whose headquarters are outside the UAE.