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Year in review: 7 top UAE headlines of 2015

Kipp looks at the most popular news stories of the past 12 months

December 15, 2015 3:19
 
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UAE: Biggest climber in visa index

Click here for the top 10 rankings in the region

October 8, 2015 6:09
 
UAE Rubber Stamp

New visa rules, fees to take effect in August

Visa to include multiple entry permits

July 29, 2014 10:35
 
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Driving change — again

U-turn on card payment ban

August 4, 2013 1:18
 
MAF Finance wins Prepaid Awards

Winners announced at VRL Prepaid Middle East Awards 2013

The VRL Prepaid Middle East Awards 2013, sponsored by Visa, celebrated the most dynamic players in the prepaid industry, while…

June 2, 2013 2:38
 
Visa Big Box Campaign was a massive hit with DSF shoppers

DSF 2013: Who let the spenders out?

Let's face it, during any major shopping festival, we all go a bit loony with our spending; and trust me, it really adds up. Here are the countries that - according to Visa Inc. - spent the most at this year's Dubai Shopping Festival.

March 3, 2013 3:13
 
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Prerequisites of UAE visa spark mixed reactions

As the government aims to curb the influx of blue-collar workers from certain countries in South East Asia, Kipp ponders the possible long term ramifications...

September 18, 2012 12:01
 
The shockwave of a shorter residence visa

The shockwave of a shorter residence visa

Not sure what a shorter residence visa will mean to you? Neither do we. But we’re thinking it’s just the tip of the iceberg.

September 26, 2011 4:07
 

UAE extends visa for property investors to 3 years

Reuters reports monumental decision extends 6-month visa to three years, in hopes it will help inject life into the UAE's flailing property market.

June 28, 2011 4:59
 
Issues with issuing Visas

Issues with issuing Visas

It’s not just the Canadians with issues: Moving the goalposts for visa entry to the UAE is not in anybody’s interest, least of all the country.

November 11, 2010 5:23
 
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