Two new employee categories added to UAE’s mandatory job loss insurance scheme

Employees who fail to subscribe by June 30 will face a penalty of Dh400. The MoHRE has introduced an involuntary loss of employment (ILoE) scheme that allows employees working in free zones and semi-government entities to register. The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has expanded the number of categories of employees who can […]

UAE residents now have the option to apply for and receive a Schengen visa electronically.

The European Union Parliament has approved a report aimed at modernizing the visa application process in the Schengen area. The report calls for moving from traditional paper-based applications to a digital system and was adopted with 34 votes in favor, 5 against, and 20 abstentions. According to the EU Parliament, the digitalization of visa procedures […]