Blog : Dubai

100% company ownership from Q4 2018?

No more restriction for a foreign company ownership, according to the rules. For many years, a restriction precluded foreign investors from owning more than 49% shareholdings in UAE companies, with 51% ownership given to Nationals. This means that foreign companies can only operate in the UAE by partnering with a local entity unless they are…

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Dubai from tiny tear drop to world hub: the SACE agreement

Dubai from tiny tear drop to world hub: the SACE agreement

A great achievement for Italian companies that want to take part in a massive project in the UAE. SACE, the Italian export credit company has announced a €1 billion ($1.13 billion) credit facility to help the development of Dubai South. The funding has been offered to the Dubai Aviation City Corporation (DACC) and can be used…

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Hotel Show Dubai 2015 has met the expectations

Hotel Show Dubai 2015 has met the expectations

Hotel Show Dubai 2015: the opening His Highness Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Department of Civil Aviation, CEO and Chairman of the Emirates Group and Chairman of Dubai World, opened The Hotel Show and The Leisure Show at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The hospitality trade event, which ran for three days from…

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Type of Companies in Dubai: what to know

Type of Companies in Dubai: what to know

Type of Companies in Dubai. There are seven Emirates in the UAE and each of them has its own procedures to start business. Even though there are federal laws which, clearly, have the power along all UAE, different Emirates have different additional rules and regulations to be applied. Thus, for example, the procedure and requirements to…

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