UAE residents can now apply online for 'Gold Card'

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Residents who wish to apply for a Golden Visa can now do so through a website.

The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has launched an online portal that can be used by residents to get a long term visa.

A 'Gold Residency Visa' or 'Gold Card' grants the holder and their family members five or 10-years of residency in the UAE

Eligible applicants include select businessmen, innovators and professionals in certain fields.

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