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All What You Need to Know About the 5-Year Residence Visa in UAE

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Expats in the UAE will be allowed to stay back in the country for a “longer period of time” after retirement, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has announced.The visa will be provided to expat retirees over the age of 55 years for a period of five years under specific conditions:1. The expat should have investment in a property worth Dh2 million, or,2. Have savings of no less than Dh1 million, or,

The visa will be provided to expat retirees over the age of 55 years for a period of five years under specific conditions. (Shutterstock)

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Education Fee Planning Is Key for a Hassle-Free Future

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Over a million children returned to school on September 1 at the 616 public schools across the UAE, eager to start the new academic year. Naturally, we all want the best for our children, and providing them with the best education is essential in today’s increasingly competitive global job market.

Having a financial strategy in place as early as possible, and seeking advice from an independent, cross-border financial adviser is essential to education planning. (Shutterstock)

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Check out the New Watch Faces on the Apple Watch 4

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At the launch of the new Apple Watch 4, it was a bit of a scrum to get some decent hands on time with the device (especially against the backdrop of grabbing time with three new iPhones as well).

But in the melee there was something cool that we checked out – the new Apple Watch 4 faces that are coming with the new device.

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The elemental faces - water, vapor, liquid metal and fire - are new to the mix. (TR)

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Lebanon Desperate to Rationalize the Dire Economic Reality

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“Anything foreign holds greater worth.” That is a motto that truly applies to the Lebanese reaction to a recent article in the Economist foretelling the imminent downfall of the country’s sluggish economy.

Predictions of Lebanon’s economic demise are not new. Years of structural corruption and the seemingly insatiable appetite of the ruling elite and the population at large for clientelist favours have led Lebanon to sink into $80 billion worth of debt, with no real prospects of recovery in sight.

Predictions of Lebanon’s economic demise are not new. (AFP)

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How Saudi Found "Forbidden" Love in the $10 Billion Risk Business

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The insurance industry was slow to gain traction in the Kingdom in comparison to other financial sectors such as banking and equities trading, but Bassam Al-Bader believes that its time has now come.

He is chief executive of Marsh Saudi Arabia, part of the global financial services group Marsh & McLennan, often rated the biggest broker in the world, and has spent most of his career in the insurance business in Saudi Arabia.

He has seen the industry develop through some challenging times.

Traditional Islamic scholarship raised objections to the basic concept of the industry, arguing that it contained elements of risk, gambling and usury that made it incompatible with the teachings of the Qur’an.

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Human Development Index 2018 Ranks Oman 5th in Arab World

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Oman has achieved the fifth place in the Arab world and the 48th place worldwide in the Human Development Index 2018 issued by the United Nations, thus advancing four places globally and one in the region from last year’s rankings. 

The report stated that countries have made progress in rankings as a result of their economic development and achieving the highest levels of development in the fields of education, health and quality of life.

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In the report issued by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Oman has progressed four places, to be ranked 48th worldwide from its last year’s position of 52.

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Dubai Expo 2020 Is Looking for Candidates in These Fields

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Dubai Expo is poised to be a spectacular event when it opens its doors in October 2020. This will be the first World Expo to take place in the Middle East, Africa or South Asia, and bring a multitude of opportunities for businesses in construction, real estate, hospitality, tourism and aviation industries, and contracts worth billions of dirhams will be signed.

Expo 2020 will brighten job prospects in legal, tax and accounts, finance, and human resources fields -- especially in pharmaceutical, FMCG, retail, hospitality, construction and boutique investment firms.

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How to Create a Social Media Strategy for Your Content Marketing Program

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The role of social media in content marketing success is hugely important, allowing content marketers to build brand awareness, influence potential and existing prospects, and ultimately drive a healthy return at every stage of the sales funnel. Social is the place to meet target buyers as well as allowing brands to nurture relationships with existing customers through content they care about before urging them into an action.

Social can, amongst other things, increase brand awareness, strengthen brand credibility, expand audience reach and influence customers across all the stages of the funnel. (Pexels)

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UAE Passport 9th Most Powerful in the World

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The UAE passport has moved up the ranks again among the most powerful in the world.  

  

The UAE passport has moved up the ranks again among the most powerful in the world. (Shutterstock)

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