The UAE has emerged as the most preferred destination for remote work in the Middle East, securing the fourth position globally, according to a recent ranking by VisaGuide.World. This prestigious ranking places the UAE ahead of many other nations, following Spain, Argentina, and Romania.
VisaGuide.World, a leading authority in visa systems analysis, assesses countries based on their effectiveness in providing a conducive environment for digital talent and remote working facilities. The UAE’s high ranking is a testament to its advancements in the digital field and its commitment to creating an attractive setting for remote workers.
Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, the Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy, and Remote Work Applications, attributed this success to the visionary leadership of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai. He highlighted the UAE’s pioneering role in various digital domains and its establishment of a flexible, future-oriented remote work system.
Al Olama emphasized that the UAE government’s robust digital infrastructure and forward-thinking policies have enabled it to effectively navigate the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, which disrupted global governmental and economic operations.
VisaGuide.World, renowned for its expertise in travel and entry visas, evaluates countries on multiple criteria, including visa and tax policies, internet speed, income requirements for visa applications, cost of living, and tourist attractions.