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UAE nationals are tech-savvy and travel frequently

Seventy-five per cent of Emiratis book flights online, according to British Airways’ poll.

December 5, 2013 5:56

What the new cap on UAE mortgages mean for you explores how the central bank’s mortgage caps will affect the market and individual buyers.

November 11, 2013 9:44
Emiratis need to get Schengen visa in advanced

Emiratis advised about Schengen visa

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the UAE has reminded all citizens with travel plans to Europe to obtain their…

July 24, 2013 11:23
Emirati satisfaction and happiness

UAE banks ask to permit loan transfers for Emiratis

The UAE Banks Federation said it had started talks with the central bank in an effort to have the ban lifted

June 10, 2013 5:26
UAE says top priority is national employment

Attracting Emiratis to the private sector

UAE to rebalance employment structures

February 17, 2013 10:47
UAE says top priority is national employment

First order of business is employment for Emiratis

Just over 11 percent of the UAE's estimated 8.3 million people are local citizens, and most of the rest are foreign workers. The unemployment rate among locals is officially put at 14 percent.

February 12, 2013 8:43
Emirati satisfaction and happiness

Emiratis told not to go to Lebanon

The Gulf Arab state issued the warning because of "difficult and sensitive political circumstances" in Lebanon.

December 23, 2012 4:50
Alex Malouf

Why UAE nationals need more than just a job

There’s no doubt in my mind that the Gulf is a region full of talented, able and passionate individuals. What they need is good career advice, motivational support and encouraging.

December 20, 2012 4:53

Hundreds of jailed Emirati debtors freed

The UAE central bank told commercial banks in August to extend maturities on certain personal loans held by UAE citizens by more than four years.

November 11, 2012 8:35

Is talent enough?

A pressing matter of 'Emiratisation' and spreading the word of availability among UAE nationals needs addressing. Alex Malouf, Communications Professional living in Dubai provides his insight on the heart of the matter.

July 19, 2012 11:10