COVID-19: UAE Key Workers Stranded Abroad Allowed to Go Back
<p>The United Arab Emirates has now given the <a href="https://www.thenational.ae/uae/transport/coronavirus-uae-puts-key-workers-stranded-abroad-on-priority-list-1.1012983" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">go-signal for some key workers in the country to return</a>. Many citizen and resident visa holders have been stranded abroad due to the suspension of all inbound flights because of the global pandemic. Now the UAE is slowly opening up again and allowing UAE key workers stranded abroad to return</p> <p>If you are one of the thousands of people grounded overseas, the Emirates are now <a href="https://www.mofaic.gov.ae/en/Services/Twajudi-Resident" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">processing permits</a> to travel for some UAE key workers stranded abroad. These include, but are not limited to, teachers, healthcare workers, airline staff, and including students separated from their families. You can coordinate with the Emirates via their Twajudi Resident Service <a href="https://www.mofaic.gov.ae/api/features/SendEmail/addEnquiry?IsService=true&amp;Subject=" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">online</a>, or via their phone number 80044444. Local residents can inquire about coming home via the <a href="https://www.research.net/r/mofa-nat" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ministry of Foreign Affairs &amp; International Cooperation</a>.</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1000" height="668" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Boarding-Gate-Alone-1.jpg" alt="COVID-19: UAE Key Workers Stranded Abroad Allowed to Go Back" class="wp-image-10566" title="COVID-19: UAE Key Workers Stranded Abroad Allowed to Go Back" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Boarding-Gate-Alone-1.jpg 1000w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Boarding-Gate-Alone-1-300x200.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/03/Boarding-Gate-Alone-1-768x513.jpg 768w" sizes="(max-width: 1000px) 100vw, 1000px" /></figure> <h2>Twajudi Resident Service</h2> <p>You can apply for the permission to travel via the Twajudi Resident Service, the government registration service of the Emirates. Once they have processed your application, you will receive an electronic receipt. This confirms your consent to fly from the officials in Abu Dhabi.&nbsp;</p> <h2>For more updates regarding employment during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit our <a href="https://blog.trueprofile.io/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Member’s blog</a> or get in touch with us at <a href="mailto:help@trueprofile.io" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">help@trueprofile.io</a>.</h2> <p><strong>Do you need to verify your documents?</strong></p> <p>Travel restrictions are easing up all over the world. Now is the time to get your healthcare work overseas! Sign up with <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/register" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">TrueProfile.io</a> and choose the bundle appropriate for your profession.&nbsp;</p> <h4>If you have not already signed up to TrueProfile.io, sign up now!</h4> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://sso.trueprofile.io/register" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Sign up</a></div> </div>