You may also want to check on other free zones offering freelance visa for professionals in different fields. Here are some of them:
- International Free Zone Authority (IFZA) - IFZA Dubai is a leading free zone that provides local and international businesses 100 percent ownership in a business and tax-friendly environment. Freelance visa for professionals in different fields is available in this free zone. Learn more at www.ifza.com
- Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) - There are hundreds of business activities ranging from over 50 sectors such as manufacturing, energy, technology, healthcare, aviation, shipping, education, media, professional services as well as personal and community services. To know more about the activities, visit www.rakez.com .
- Ajman Free Zone - One of the most cost-effective licenses for freelancers in the UAE, Ajman Free Zone offers 40 categories under this visa. Freelancers here are eligible for two residence visa and family sponsorship. Learn more from www.afz.ae. Other emirates like Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah also have different free zones offering freelance visa. Then there are the privately-owned companies licensed to offer this type of visa with flexible payment terms.