Who would have thought two decades ago that Dubai would become one of the most significant places in the world. According to new study, Dubai has now become the most popular place for the American Expatriates. The study by Aetna International has shown that Dubai has toppled London as the most popular and top destination for Americans who are looking for job abroad. London has dropped down to second for the first time followed by Paris, Singapore and Rome.
The study included the Google Trends for World’s 40 big countries since 2006. The study also said that Dubai has been the most searched place over internet in these countries. Dubai is one of the most developed places in the world that offers safe and secure life and that could be another reason for popularity of Dubai, feels organization that came out with the report. The growing opportunities of Dubai is of course attracting people from all across the globe but this study has just put a level of confirmation on Dubai.
The study is based on the data available for 2013. The study shows that the level of expatriates in Dubai is surging and also settling down. As of 2013, there were 7.8 million of expatriates in Dubai. This is actually the 80% of the entire Dubai population. The numbers are thoroughly increasing since then. As of 2013, there were 40000 US expatriates in Dubai. According to Aetna International, US Tax and Banking regulations are also major reasons for the high expatriates in Dubai. It has been also noticed as per the data of US Treasury Service that 1335 US citizens denounced their citizenship after three months of coming to Dubai.
Dubai has been one of the most prolific places for the expatriates because of job opportunities and also the international lifestyle. The numbers are going to touch the sky high due to the forthcoming Expo 2020.