JAFZA & its Recent Initiatives

JAFZA & its Recent Initiatives

Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA), the flagship free zone of DP World, has always been in the news for various reasons. This time the free zone has garnered attention with its decision to roll out a workforce…

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Aviation sector in UAE

UAE was reliant on oil for decades until the 1980s when the government adopted the economic diversification policy. Several sectors contributed immensely to the economy of the country and one such…

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Dubai Emerges as a Top Financial Centre

Dubai has made it to the list of top 10 financial centres in the world for the first time since the index was launched in 2007. The city is ranked at 8th position and happens…

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Types of Licenses in the UAE

A trade license is a must when it comes to conducting businesses in the UAE. The UAE economic department issues the licenses and the procedures of license issuance varies from one emirate to another. The three major types of licenses in the UAE are commercial, industrial and professional.

100 % ownership on UAE Mainland

The UAE government has come up with a landmark decision with respect to the ownership of companies on mainland. Till date, if partnership with a local UAE sponsor is what stopped you from setting your business on UAE mainland, then you do not have to bother about it anymore.

Are you eligible for UAE golden Card?

The UAE government has recently announced a long-term residency scheme termed ‘golden visa’ for expats, that gives them the opportunity to prolong their stay in the country. An attractive business environment with exceptional talents is what is expected out of the initiative.

Business Liquidation in UAE Mainland

One might come across plenty of articles on starting a business in UAE, but not many on closing one. There are certain formalities that need to be taken care of once you plan to close your company.

Golden Card: Permanent Residency for UAE Expats

The ‘Golden Card’ is one of the most searched terms on google, ever since the UAE government announced the scheme. The permanent residency scheme is something interesting that has garnered attention of people from across the globe.

UAE residence visa: Everything you need to know

Expats require a residence visa to live in the UAE and it is usually sponsored by the company employing the expat. Expatriate employees are issued residence visa for one year or two years based on their labor contract

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UAE & KSA Double taxation Avoidance Agreement Comes into Effect

Nearly a year after signing the double taxation avoidance agreement between UAE and KSA, it has come into effect now. The agreement marks the first of its kind between two GCC countries and it is expected to be beneficial to individuals and corporates of both the nations.