World / UAE scraps 'profession' criteria, makes income only requirement for expats to sponsor family

India TV : Apr 02, 2019, 06:18 PM

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has approved a new rule for expats under which foreign workers will now be able to sponsor their family members if they fulfil a certain income criteria, a move which will benefit lakhs of Indians. Indians in UAE constitute the largest part of population of country. Income will be the only requirement for UAE expatriates to sponsor their family members as opposed to listed professions.