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United Arab Emirates (UAE) - Dubai's towers rise from the desert of the United Arab Emirates. Hot weather, an international expat community and top-class shopping and dining are on offer. Travel deeper into the UAE to discover magnificent sand dunes.

UAE Discussion Forum - Latest Posts

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  What Expats Need To Know About Healthcare In Dubai
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  Expat Experience - Lindsey Parry, Abu Dhabi
  Dubai Real Estate Resources
  Any Advice? Moving to Sharjah soon
  UAE - Recommended Blogs
  Expat Experience - Barbara Edwards, Dubai
  Is it necessary to register UAE domain to start online store
  Here's Why You Should Rent Instead Of Buying In The UAE

Expat Focus Columnists - UAE (United Arab Emirates)
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  What Expats Need To Know About Healthcare In Dubai


Articles - United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Since 1 January, it has been a mandatory requirement that all expats must have health insurance to live and work in Dubai, or face fines for not having it.

Expats face a monthly fine of Dh500 (£109/$136) for not complying with Isahd (Insurance System for Advancing Healthcare in Dubai), which in Arabic means 'bringing happiness'.

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) initiative began in 2014, with the aim of rolling out sustainable healthcare for all expats, citizens and visitors to Dubai.   more ...

  Middle Eastern Property Market Suffers Following US Election Result


Articles - United Arab Emirates (UAE)

The real estate market of the Gulf is often in the global news. This sector has been through a considerable number of ups and downs for a long time now. The last few decades have seen a huge improvement in the types of residential and commercial properties that have been constructed across the region. Moreover, some of the Middle Eastern countries introduced new laws and policies to attract foreign investors, especially expats from the United States and Europe.   more ...

  UAE - Recommended Blogs


Articles - United Arab Emirates (UAE)

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at the UAE and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.   more ...

  Here's Why You Should Rent Instead Of Buying In The UAE


Articles - United Arab Emirates (UAE)

The United Arab Emirates is home to hundreds of thousands of expats from all across the globe. Contrary to what a lot of people believe, this cosmopolitan country is a lot more tolerant and modernized than the majority of nations in the Middle East. In fact, people of all ages can settle in quite easily, without going through much of a culture shock.   more ...

  Moving To Dubai With Children? Take A Look At Our Guide To School Fees


Articles - United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Dubai is often described as a place of superlatives. This melting pot of cultures has gained a lot of popularity as an expat destination in the last few decades. Foreigners from all across the globe are moving to this fast-developing emirate with their families as there is so much to see and do.

The UAE has been attracting students of all ages from various countries, primarily because its education system is among the best in the world.   more ...

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