Dubai launches retirement visa for over-55s

Dubai launches retirement visa for over-55s

The UAE emirate of Dubai has announced it is launching a new residency visa specifically for retirees. The Global Retirement Visa is part of the government's new Retire in Dubai drive to encourage more wealthy expats to relocate, or continue to live in, the city. Although open to people aged over 55 around the world, the initial roll-out will be for expats already resident in Dubai, the government said. To qualify for the new, five-year, visa, an expat must receive a monthly income of AED...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.