11 Aug, 2018
The UAE government has created a buzz of expectation with its plans to introduce a 10-year residency visa to attract investors and new talent. The new visa rules, to be in place by the end of 2018, have potentially far-reaching consequences at a time when major developed countries such as the US are putting up barriers in visas and immigration policies.
02 Aug, 2018
UAE has won the bid to host the International Conference of Space Operations (SpaceOps 2022), Dubai Media Office has announced though its twitter handle.
29 Jul, 2018
Abu Dhabi has been ranked top of a list of cities in Africa and the Middle East in the McKinsey Global Institute study ‘Smart Cities: Digital Solutions for a More Livable Future.’
15 Jul, 2018
Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Industry, has visited Calgary in Canada's western Province of Alberta from July 8-11 to attend the inaugural Canada-UAE Business Council (CUBC) Symposium, the Stampede Investment Forum, and serve as the key-note speaker at the TD Securities Calgary Energy Conference.
15 Jul, 2018
The UAE’s Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has revealed that a system to refund value added tax (VAT) to tourists is currently in its final preparation stage. The country’s cabinet approved a decision last week to implement the system from the fourth quarter of 2018, in a bid to attract more tourists. The decision has set “clear standards” to ensure “transparency and accuracy” in the refund system, the FTA said in a statement.