Hotel and Tourism Workers Badly Needed in UAE


The tourism industry had a positive effect on the employment scenario in UAE. One in every 8.5% of the job is associated with the tourism. By 2016, this is expected to reach 9.1%.

This industry includes Hotel, Travel, Tourism, Airlines, and Hospitality. This was announced by POEA as in-demand overseas jobs in 2014.

Dubai generates maximum revenue from tourism for UAE. Tourists get attracted to the nightlife there, beaches, shopping and to luxurious accommodations available in UAE.

Abu Dhabi is also being regarded as one of the prominent destinations by tourists.

To gain access into the United Arab Emirates you must have either a sponsor living in the region already or an employer who is prepared to apply for your admittance into the country for employment purposes.

Recent growth areas are in education and healthcare.

Here are the major companies that you can apply to like Microsoft Gulf, Marriott, FedEx Express, THE One, DHL, Ericsson, Omnicom Media Group MENA, Securities and Commodities Authority,, EMC.

For those who are already living and have official citizenship status within a recognized Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) country, then, they don’t actually need to apply for a visa for the UAE.

Instead, all you need to do is produce your GCC country passport when you arrive in the UAE.

1 Million Workers Needed in Qatar due to World Cup in 2022


As work on FIFA World Cup 2022-related development projects have begun, more foreign workers are needed to fill up jobs. This is the first time a country in the Middle East will host the World Cup.

The upcoming infrastructure development projects are expected to be labour-intensive. Massive amounts have been invested in improving infrastructure and expanding the leisure and tourism sectors.

The Al-Wakrah and Al-Khor stadiums would have been built regardless of whether Qatar was awarded the World Cup.

The Al-Khor Stadium is planned for Al Khor, located 50 kilometres north of Doha. The stadium will have a total capacity of 45,330, with 19,830 of the seats forming part of a temporary modular upper tier.

The Al-Wakrah Stadium, to be located in Al-Wakrah in southern Qatar, will have a total capacity of 45,120 seats. The stadium will also contain a temporary upper tier of 25,500 seats. The stadium will be surrounded by large solar panels and will be decorated with Islamic art.

The expatriate workforce in Qatar has been increasing rapidly and accounted for as much as 94 percent of the total labour force in 2012.