Abu Dhabi introduces ‘freelancer’ licenses for 48 organization actions – WAM

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DUBAI (Reuters) – Abu Dhabi has released new “freelancer” licences to allow foreign nationals to carry out 48 forms of enterprise routines in the emirate, the point out news agency documented on Sunday.

The shift is an endeavor to develop extra flexibility in the work opportunities market place and enhance personal corporations in the products and services sector, it noted. To day most overseas nationals have experienced to be used by a organization to gain the right to get the job done in Abu Dhabi.

The freelancer licence handles sectors these types of as consultancy in computer system hardware and computer software, genuine estate, lawful consultancy, public relations, wonderful art and tourism.

The Abu Dhabi Office of Financial Enhancement claimed the licence will allow non-citizens to conduct their organization activities from their residences or any other authorised place, WAM information agency documented.

Dubai, the country’s commercial hub, final thirty day period declared a new programme that permits abroad remote-performing pros and their families to reside in the metropolis though continuing to serve their companies abroad.

UAE has also taken techniques to undertake a extra flexible visa coverage, supplying longer residencies for specified kinds of investors, pupils and specialists.

Reporting by Saeed Azhar Editing by Jan Harvey