The UAE plans to introduce a flexible work permit by the third quarter of 2023, enabling individuals of all skill levels to take up freelance jobs either in the country or from anywhere in the world.
The Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation confirmed the new permit aims to support all types of remote and flexible work and expects it to create up to 24,000 jobs by 2024.
The permit would allow employees to work for themselves, enhancing productivity in the workforce while allowing businesses to attract a more diverse pool of talent.
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