The UAE has implemented new law modification that will allow granting Emirati citizenship to investors, professionals and specialised talents. The professionals include doctors, artists,authors, engineers and their families also.
Paying attention on its diversity and tolerance, the UAE has adopted law modifications. Which will allow granting Emirati citizenship to investors, specialised talents and professionals.
Under the directive of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Cabinet chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, approved the modification of the Executive Regulation of the Federal Law paying attention to Nationality and Passports.
Moreover, The step goals to appreciate the talents and competencies present in the UAE. And also to attract more talented minds to the Emirati nationalism. And in such a way that will contributes to the development and prosperity of the country.
“The new directives aim to attract talents that contribute to our development journey”. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid mentions on his Twitter handle. In a queue of posts, the Dubai Ruler explained that the UAE cabinet, local Emirati courts and executive councils will nominate those eligible for the citizenship under clear criteria fix for each category.
Sheikh Mohammed also tweeted “The law allows receivers of the UAE passport to keep their existing citizenship”. The government is yet to decide out how nominees would be identified.
In addition, Federal National Council (FNC) member Sara Mohammed Falaknaz mentions that the modification granting Emirati citizenship to investors, professionals and others talents clearly affirms that the UAE is a country of dreams, talents and ambitions. “This is a great achievement. It will give hope to people in various fields to create a better future for them and their families. And to realise their aspirations,” she said.
Another FNC member, Dhirar Belhoul Al Falasi, also added: “These legal amendments indicate the vision of the sage leadership of the UAE. Their decisions are based on national interests and development. The country is also setting amazing examples in political awareness.”