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Peter B. Krehmer

Living in UAE, from Switzerland

"There are so many expats in the UAE, but the InterNations Dubai Ramadan dinners brought some wonderful guests together. "

Suzanne Payne

Living in UAE, from Great Britain

"Dubai is such an overwhelming mixture of tradition and modernity that I was very grateful for all the support from other expats. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Ethiopians in the UAE

  • Join our community and get to know members of UAE’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Emirian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Abu Dhabi, Sharyah and many other regions

InterNations – The Place for Ethiopians Living in the UAE

Want to connect with the expat community of Ethiopians in the Emirates? Looking for Ethiopian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Ethiopian expats to go on an excursion to the tiny emirate of Ajman with?

InterNations UAE offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in the UAE or are still in Ethiopia planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Ethiopian expats in the UAE is going very strong, with members having roots all across Ethiopia - from Mekele, over Dire Dawa to Addis Ababa.

  Ethiopian Expats in UAE Posted:


Hi Phil, may I ask if you have outdoor/balcony chairs? if yes, please contact me at sofsul@gmail.c...

Re: Seeking for a new job opportunity

Hello Everyone, I'm looking for a new job opportunity in Dubai, i have more than 6 years of ex...

Re: Looking for a Public Library

Hey guys, I'm looking for a nice public library in RAK, can anyone advice me if there is any ??? ...

Re: Looking for Admin assistant and reception jobs

Hello everyone,, I am urgently looking for PA, Admin assistant or receptionist jobs, i have tw...


Hi, if u are still looking for a job please forward me your cv rasamyt@yahoo.com


Hi William, First of all welcome to UAE. It's perfectly fine to feel the way u do as a newbie...

Fellow Ethiopians in the UAE

Tips and Advice on the UAE from Your Fellow Ethiopian Expats

Obviously, expat life in the UAE goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Ethiopians is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Emirian mentality and way of life. Ethiopians in the UAE are a part of our community, calling cities such as Dubai, Sharyah, Abu Dhabi, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Ethiopians in Dubai, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Ethiopian delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Emirian InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Ethiopia.
  • On the UAE Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get doro wat in Abu Dhabi, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for the UAE has information on the nearest Ethiopian embassy and many other institutions.

From the tiny emirate of Ajman to the richest city in the world, you can meet supportive and friendly Ethiopian expats in the UAE on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Ethiopians in the UAE

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in the UAE. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Emirian shawarma, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Abu Dhabi’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover the UAE? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the only 7 star hotel in the world and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Ethiopia and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Selam from our Ethiopians living in the UAE!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men
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