These New Visa Announcements From HH Sheikh Mohammed Will Make Life So Much Easier

And a huge relief for the private sector

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A series of tweets from both Dubai Media Office and HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai mean important changes for the private sector.

From a new insurance schemesfor workers (slashing insurance costs from AED3,000 per worker to just AED60) will reduces the burden on employers, and important new visa announcements will make life easier for jobseekers, people in transit, and people adjusting their visa (soon, there'll be no need to leave the country anymore to adjust your visa).

The positive announcements were made yesterday via Twitter

The low-cost insurance scheme will be welcomed by employers

WIth an aim at further growing the ease of doing business in Dubai

New six month temporary visa WITHOUT fees and free 48 hour visa for anyone in transit

Visa adjustments will now be available without having to leave the country

The price of transit visas have been cut to zero

New six month visas for job seekers

The new reforms were announced on Wednesday

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Casey Fitzgerald

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