The National Program for Coders which is led by his Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has some amazing news for you if you are into coding. UAE is giving away 100,000 Golden Visas to the best coders in the world. This program is aiming to call for ‘100,000 entrepreneurs, owners of enterprises, and start-ups specialised in coding’.
“We launched a national programme for coders with Google, Microsoft, Amazon AWS, Cisco, IBM, HPE, LinkedIn, Nvidia & Facebook with aims to train 100,000 coders, establish 1,000 tech companies that will go global, & increase start-up investments from Dh1.5 billion to Dh4 billion,” Sheikh Mohammed wrote on Twitter.
“The new programme represents a new step towards establishing our digital economy. The world is rapidly changing and the fast-growing digital economy will create new types of jobs. To thrive in the ever-evolving world, we must be ready to quickly cope with the emerging trends.”
— Zaki Nusseibeh (@Zakinus) July 12, 2021