12th Mar, 2019
Ten-year visas will be granted to investors, entrepreneurs and specialists in the fields of science and knowledge…
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai announced that the UAE cabinet is to begin receiving applications for five and 10 year visas to stay in the UAE as a resident.
The new system will apply to investors, entrepreneurs, innovators and specialists in the fields of science and knowledge. In a Tweet, Sheikh Mohammed said that the new visa system will ensure that the UAE remains ‘a global incubator for talents and a permanent destination for pioneers’.
Those seeking a ten-year visa will also be able to include their spouse and any children.