May 22, 2013
The cruise industry is no closer to winning a reprieve on entry visas in the Emirates despite a drive to boost tourism numbers. Read Article Visa costs slow tide of cruise visitors to the UAE
May 20, 2013
The waiting time for a student visa to Australia has been slashed from three months to 14 days and moves are under way to ease the process for all Emiratis. Read Article Australian visa rules eased for Emirati students
May 06, 2013
From today, the General Directorate of Residence and Foreigners Affairs will send out reminder messagea to anyone whose visa is expiring.
Read Article Expect a text message if your UAE visa is expiring
May 06, 2013
A fast-track visa system, seed capital and business support services are among recommendations in an Abu Dhabi Government report to help kick-start enterprise in the emirate. Read Article Call for removal of obstacles to kick-start Abu Dhabi enterprises
Apr 26, 2013
Trying to get my 74-year-old father back into Abu Dhabi after a Kenyan safari gave us both a crash course in the dark arts of customer service. Read Article Welcome to the UAE, but could you first fly back to Kenya?
Apr 23, 2013
Those arrested were found to be engaging in various illegal activities such as begging and street vending.
Read Article Sharjah arrests illegals who did not leave during amnesty
Apr 21, 2013
New electronic system will reduce steps and aims to reduce queues at screening centres. Read Article 'Paperless' UAE residency visa to cut long queues
Apr 13, 2013
On your side: Our resident consultant Keren Bobker answers readers questions on bank loans and labour laws. Read Article Will I be able to pay off a Dubai loan from new job in Bangkok?
Feb 10, 2013
Rights group asks Philippine government to do more to aid those stranded on Kish Island, awaiting UAE visas. Read Article Death sparks call to protect UAE's Filipinos on Kish Island
Feb 05, 2013
Last minute rush for people to take advantage of visa amnesty results in confusion for many. Read Article Thousands pack immigration centres on last day of UAE visa amnesty