It’s true that the worldwide economic crisis has affected numerous industries, including construction, where companies in various countries have had to cut down on the number of employees they are hiring and retaining. However, certain areas of the world, particularly the Middle East, remain viable options for those who are looking for construction jobs abroad. According to research undertaken by the Kuwait National Bank, ongoing and planned development projects in GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries — i.e., the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia — indicate that jobs will continue to be generated in the years