Contents

The bi-lingual newsletter in Arabic and English offers high-quality, well-researched content,generated by an editorial team with vast experience in the tourism, economy and residency and social developments. The newsletter comes in a writing style that is crisp and racy and is backed by captivating design which is enhanced with telling images and glossy printing. Both, print and online editions, offer contents in a reader-friendly format. The content mix offers readers information and insights, aimed at enhancing their knowledge about government regulations, policies, social and economic trends, technologies and innovation, investment and travel patterns. Above all, sharing knowledge that helps their stay in the emirate remains hassle-free and memorable.

The contents are spread out in an easy-to-read format:

Cover Story
Each month, there will be one topic or personality that will be covered extensively with telling photographs and illustrations. It could be newsmakers or trends that are shaping our lives or policies that will ensure a better future for us.

Inside GDRFA
Be the first to know and stay up-to-date with the latest news, policies and initiatives of the GDRFA. This section reports on the latest residency and foreigners’ affairs issues, trends and developments within the emirate. In separate columns, GDRFA top management shares insights into the latest policies and future plans.

UAE in Focus
These dedicated pages cover various economic sectors like tourism, hospitality, aviation, finance and investments, new infrastructure projects, market research, new laws and regulations, future plans of key organisations and achievements and progress made across the United Arab Emirates in a broad spectrum of sectors. More local news to keep readers updated on everything that impacts us.

Exclusive Interviews
International experts, thought-leaders, government officials and key figures of governments, global organisations and technology companies like emaratech, IATA, SITA, Amadeus, Gemalto, Thales and ICAO, offer their exclusive insights on the latest developments, policy matters and issues of concern to all of us.

In Focus
Major global trends and technologies making a sweeping impact on the border control, passport control and travel industry go under the microscope, with key government officials and industry front-runners offering food-for-thought as to what the future holds.

Opinion
Industry stalwarts and decision-makers from government to private sectors open their hearts and mind to reach out the world with their views about issues vital to the ever-evolving travel and residency world. Technology is one domain that will be in focus under opinion columns.

Research & Studies
Dedicated pages offers salient features of important research work and studies across the world in a variety of domains, ranging from travel to tourism, immigration to technology and innovation.

International News
A crispy roundup of the latest news from across the world to keep you updated about the developments and trends that might have an effect on us.

GCC & Middle East News
In-depth reports about the latest happenings in the region about residency rules, border control, visa policies, labour laws, investment policies and all other things which matters important to all of us.

Technology
The latest developments, policies and regulations in the Technology and Innovation domains are reported in this section. Leading experts and officials share their knowledge for our common benefit