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Welcome to the InterNations Expats Forum for the Emirates!

As-salām 'alaykum, and a warm welcome to the InterNations UAE expats forum! As a current or soon-to-be expat in Abu Dhabi, or any other of the Emirian expat hotspots like Dubai, you will doubtlessly have numerous questions about expat life. Become a member of our InterNations community in the UAE and find reliable tips on the successive stages of the relocation process. No matter if you’re enquiring about visa or immigration documents at the Emirian embassy, looking for expat housing in Sharyah, or would like to see the Emirian attractions, like the only 7 star hotel in the world – who knows more about such things than other expats? Our expat forums for the UAE can connect you with local expat circles.

Latest Posts in UAE Expat Forum

 UAE Expat Q&A

Re: Craving for Table Tennis

Hi Waqar, when will it be?

Re: Medical Insurance for your Family

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new friends

Hi all i'm new in al ain i just came from morocco and i'm so bored

 UAE Town Talk

Re: Learning spoken Arabic

enjoy and hope it will be easy for you

Ballroom dance partner

I am looking for ballroom dance partner for girl . She is 10 years old. Very capable, talented and ...


Thank you so much. That is great. Have a fantastic rest of your week Richard.

 UAE Expat Housing

Re: Looking for contemporary apartment with a view!

Hi Daniel, which area you are looking for? what is your budget? When do you move-in? Estel...

Parking Space for rent, Zumurud Tower Dubai Marina

Extra parking space for rent in Zumurud Tower Dubai Marina. Rent is AED 8,00 per month. Feel free...

Room available In Marina Tirch Tower

Hi I'm renting my room in the Torch tower Dubai Marina until the end of July as I will be trave...

 UAE Expat Jobs

Training Needs

I am associated with a leading training provider for project Management and related certifications ...

Re: Junior accountant

Hi Rudaba, I forwarded my cv on Your email id.Looking forward to hear your response. Regards ...

Searching for job in Dubai

I am searching for any suitable job in Dubai ( preferable admin, sales, reservation, coordinator, c...

 UAE Expat Marketplace


A exciting holiday package for this Spring. A quick getaway for 3N/4D to Malaysia or Srilanka s...

Re: Looking for spanish teacher

Hola, yo soy Español. I may give the classes after work, I finish at 18:00 Sunday to Thursday, o...

Brand Valuations in Dubai

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Members assist Members in the UAE Expat Forums

Our trust-based community was developed to help expatriates in the Emirates swap suggestions and advice on all expat-relevant enquiries, e.g., ʺWhich rules of etiquette should never be violated in public?ʺ or ʺWhat are the best designer outlets for a shopping spree in Dubai?ʺ. In a community that’s all about expat living in the UAE, from shawarma to Leilat al-Meiraj, the participants of the expat forum UAE can find fellow expats and internationally minded locals to receive trustworthy and up-to-date responses. On the InterNations Expat Forum for the UAE, there will always be another expat member to make life abroad easier.

From cultural etiquette to shopping: The Expat Forum UAE leaves no Question unanswered

If you require even more information on expat topics like local organisations and companies in Abu Dhabi or embassies and consulates in Dubai, you could also browse our UAE Expat Guide, another useful resource in addition to the expat forums. Moreover, in our World Forum you can talk about international politics, challenges for expat spouses, intercultural competence and other general expat issues. However, for expat assistance on all local matters - from cultural etiquette to shopping - just join the InterNations UAE expat forums.

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