Labour cards will be replaced in 2014

UAE’s Ministry of Labour announced that, next year, labour cards will be replaced by Emirates IDs. Also known as work permits, labour cards are issued to foreign workers in the United Arab Emirates. They will soon be entirely replaced by Emirates identification cards. That is reported to happen as early as the first quarter of […]

Emirates ID explores ways of manufacturing ID cards in UAE

Meeting with Bundesdruckerei GmbH

Initiative is aimed at reducing operating costs The Emirates Identity Authority (Emirates ID) has held discussions with the German company, Bundesdruckerei GmbH, on co-operating in the field of manufacturing and supplying raw ID card materials with high security specifications. Bundesdruckerei GmbH is one of the leading participants in the tender launched recently by Emirates ID […]

ID card renewal service through typing offices from 3rd February, 2011

Abu Dhabi Labour

A strategic initiative aimed at easing procedures for UAE population Old ID card is a condition for renewal Required documents and fees are the same as those required for registration Renewal necessitates only a very limited category to check with registration centers The Emirates Identity Authority has announced the provision of an ID card renewal […]