The number of job vacancies for expatriates in the Emirates is not as large as it used to be, but there are plenty of employment opportunities for those who are prepared to seize them. But before you start dreaming about working and living in Dubai, you have to look at all the technical aspects of moving to a foreign country. There are specific regulations that you have to abide by. Just like in any other country there are specific local employment and living customs that you should be aware of as well. More importantly, you have to make sure that you have arranged everything before leaving home.