CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
Who has issued the first Golden Residence Permit in Abu Dhabi, as part of the Investors Permanent Residence System?
A)
Federal Customs Authority
B)
Federal Authority for Identity and Naturalisation
C)
Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship
D)
Federal Authority for Government Human Resources

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship

Note : UAE's Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) has issued the first Golden Residence Permit in Abu Dhabi, as part of the Investors Permanent Residence System aimed to attract investors, entrepreneurs and qualified individuals who meet its criteria. Brigadier Saeed Salem Al Shamsi, Executive Director of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi, awarded the first permit to investor Yousuf Ali, Board Member of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) and Chairman of the Lulu International Group, during a ceremony that also honoured him for his role in promoting economic growth in the country.