The United Arab Emirate (UAE) has permitted the issuance of a 10-year golden visa for more professionals, together with PhD holders, engineers, physicians in addition to graduates from sure universities, Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum stated on Sunday.
Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum made the most important announcement in a sequence of tweets.
“Brothers and sisters, we approved today a decision to grant the 10-year golden visa to residents in the following categories: all PHD holders, all physicians, engineers in the fields of computer engineering, electronics, programming, electricity and biotechnology, graduates from UAE accredited universities who scored Grade Point Average, GPA, of 3.8 and above,” he stated in a tweet.
The golden visa may also be granted to holders of specialized levels in synthetic intelligence, huge information, or epidemiology and virology as well as to the UAE highschool high graduates together with their households, the Gulf News reported.
“This is the first batch and it will be followed by other categories. We want talented people and great minds to stay in the UAE and join us in the process of development and achievements,” Sheikh Mohammed tweeted.
The choice, which was permitted by the UAE Cabinet, goals to appeal to and retain specialists and gifted professionals from varied fields and scientific disciplines, the report stated.
The adjustments will happen from December 1, 2020.
In addition to the dynamic way of life and security which can be thought-about fundamental traits of life within the UAE, Golden Residency holders and their households will likely be supplied a 10-year residency visa.
The new Golden Residency classes increase the programme to additional encourage innovation, creativity and utilized analysis, including to the enchantment of a profession within the Emirates for the world’s brightest minds, the report added.
(With Inputs from PTI)