Does the UAE still have the best career opportunities for expats in the Middle East?

The Middle East over the coming years is expected to present more opportunities for expatriates. With foreign direct investment increasing across the region, 100% ownership for foreign companies...

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The Middle East: What do Employers Look for?

In the next part of his Employment in the Middle East series, Global Operations Manager, Adam O’Donnell discusses what employers look for in an expatriate candidate.  I have received...

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Getting a Job in the Middle East

Following his recent blog on things to consider when moving to the Middle East, Leap29 Global Operations Manager, Adam O’Donnell answers the popular question of how long it can take to get a job in...

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Working Life in the Middle East

As a follow up to last week’s article on “what to consider before moving to the Middle East”, I wanted to address what you can expect from moving to the region from a career...

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Things to Consider When Moving to the Middle East

Over the last 18 months, the Middle East has witnessed economic downturn due to the significant reduction in oil price and as consequence budget deficits. One of the knock-on effects of the economic...

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Qatari Kafala Law Reforms to Take Effect

Changes to Qatar’s Kafala sponsorship law, which are expected to make it easier for expats to change jobs in the country, will be implemented by the end of the year, a senior official from the...

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