Urgent.. The emirates issues clarification regarding the remote work visa
The UAE issues clarification regarding the remote work visa, Abu Dhabi and Dubai have been named as two of the greatest places to work remotely throughout the winter. With 10.2 hours of sunlight between October and February, the UAE Capital scored first as a place for remote workers, while Dubai ranked fourth.
This information was provided in a study note that was made available by Business Name Generator, The research looked at 50 of the most populous cities in the world and assessed them using a number of different criteria, These criteria included the speed of WiFi, the monthly cost of living for nomads, the average rental expenses, the quality of life score, the number of winter sunlight hours, the winter temperature, and the average flight time from London.
Remote employees are sometimes referred to as "digital nomads" because they are able to operate virtually from any location of their choosing. When winter draws near, digital nomads typically relocate to warmer climates in order to avoid the harsher conditions.
They should consider travelling to the UAE during the winter because the country has an average temperature of 22.6 degrees Celsius.
When was the remote work visa launched?
In 2021, the government of the UAE introduced a remote work visa, which permits employees to live in the Emirates even when they are employed by corporations based in other countries and perform their duties remotely, When applying for a remote work visa in the UAE for a period of one year, candidates are expected to provide evidence that they are employed by a company located outside the UAE and get a monthly income of at least $3,500 (Dh12,845) or the equivalent in another currency.
It takes fewer than eight hours to travel from London to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, "Abu Dhabi's remote work visa will allow them to benefit from the capital's heavenly beaches, warm weather, and high quality of life score," stated the report.
According to the findings of the study, digital nomads travelling to Dubai should bring warm-weather clothing with them because the city has one of the highest wintertime average temperatures, "They will also need plenty of sun cream with the city enjoying an average of 8.6 hours of sunshine per day in the winter months," it said.
Additionally, the emirate offers "travellers low crime rates, clean streets, and cutting-edge infrastructure," as stated on their website.
Singapore, Orlando, Houston, Buenos Aires, Melbourne, and Lisbon are the other cities that made it into the top 10 list of most liveable cities in the world.
It was revealed that the most costly cities for digital nomads to live in are New York, Zurich, Boston, Seattle, and London.