Dubai Business

Dubai Means Business Opportunities – Dubai Today is the Gateway to Global Business Opportunities. From the substantial area of the Arabian Desert, Dubai has certainly developed an urban area that ranks as the commercial and tourist center of the Arab World and the Middle East. A modest trading and fishing society only decades ago, Dubai city is definitely now a modern city in which glass and steel building line broad concrete roads and championship golf courses attract the very best players worldwide. Flexible and liberal commercial regulations and policies along with strong government’s support and assistance to business have motivated many global companies to select Dubai or its Jebel Ali Free Zone and Dubai Airport Free Zone as the base for their regional head office and their storage and distribution hubs. Dubai Business Guide – Find Dubai Business Opportunities, Dubai Business Culture, Dubai Small Business, Dubai Business Magazine, UAE Business and Dubai Business Directory.

Dubai Foreign Trade

Dubai Foreign Trade Dubai’s Foreign Trade: Diversification, Challenges and Policies Over the last two decades, globalization has intensified bilateral, regional and global economic integration with foreign trade and capital flows playing an integral part of this phenomenon. Understanding foreign trade patterns, structures and their determinants is, therefore, important for policy and development reasons. In a relatively short period, Dubai’s foreign trade has been one of the backbones of its rapid economic growth and transformation into a modern economy. Dubai is not only the main non-energy exporter in the UAE but it also accounts for most of the re-exporting activities. In ... Read More »

Dubai Economic Outlook Q1 2013

Dubai Economic Outlook Q1 2013 The “Dubai Economic Outlook (DEO) Q1-2013” report issued recently by the Dubai Economic Council says that Dubai’s economy has employed the momentum witnessed last year to inaugurate 2013 with unprecedented growth on both macro and micro levels in all of sectors and activities. The report estimated the GDP growth rate during the first quarter of this year by 4.1% and expected it to rise to up to 4.7% during the second quarter. The report attributes this growth to the growth of key sectors of the economy of Dubai, the financial sector, transportation, real estate, construction ... Read More »

List of Free Trade Zones in Dubai

List of Free Trade Zones in Dubai  Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT Free Zone Dubai)  JAFZA – Jebel Ali Free Zone Area  Dubai Airport Free Zone (DAFZA) | Presentation Video  Dubai Healthcare City  International Humanitarian City- Dubai, UAE Dubai Free Trade Zones Dubai International Humanitarian City Dubai Airport Free Zone - Ranked as the Top Free Zone in the World by the Financial Times’ FDi Magazine, Dubai Airport Free Zone was established as part of Dubai Government’s strategic plan to move the emirate towards an investment driven economy. Since its inception in the year 1996, Dubai Airport Free Zone is the region’s fastest growing premium free zone. ... Read More »

Doing Business in the UAE

Doing Business in the UAE Under United Arab Emirates (UAE) law, there are five types of business establishments applicable to foreign entities interested in establishing a formal presence in the UAE. A company can create a permanent establishment, establish a branch office, create an entity in a UAE free zone, create a civil company (currently limited to Sharjah and Dubai), or enter into a commercial agency agreement. The UAE Commercial Companies Law requires that each company established in the UAE have one or more UAE national partner(s) who hold at least 51% of the company’s capital. Companies that undertake certain ... Read More »

Confidence Among Dubai Businesses Is On Rise

Confidence Among Dubai Businesses Is On Rise Confidence among Dubai businesses is on rise, according to the emirate’s Department of Economic Development (DED). The latest findings of the department’s Business Confidence Index (BCI) rank confidence at 141.6 points – up 17.3 per cent from 122.7 points the last time figures were published in the second quarter of this year. “The overall business outlook for the final quarter of 2013 has also improved remarkably compared to the previous quarter – with 58 per cent of respondents expecting an improvement in business conditions against 40 per cent in the same period last ... Read More »

UAE Business and Commerce Guide

UAE Business and Commerce Guide The UAE is considered the second richest Arab country. After Qatar, on a per capita basis. The country has just under 10% of the world’s proven oil reserves most of it within Abu Dhabi emirate) and the fourth largest natural gas reserves. UAE Business & Commerce Though business and Commerce are at the core of the UAE’s dynamic relationship with the United States, the UAE-US relationship does not end after close of business. Highlights testifying to the strength of this relationship are included on the tabs to the left of the screen and we encourage ... Read More »

Dubai for Business and Dubai Business Opportunities

Dubai for Business and Dubai Business Opportunities Dubai has emerged as a leading regional commercial hub with state-of-the art infrastructure and a world-class business environment. Dubai city has now become the logical place to do business in the Middle East, providing investors with a unique and comprehensive value added platform. With Dubai strategic location, tax-free living and consistently strong economic outlook, Dubai is the ideal base for multinationals and other companies targeting markets in Central Asia, the Middle East, Africa, the Asian Subcontinent and the Eastern Mediterranean. Dubai Market Access As the leading regional trading hub, Dubai offers access to ... Read More »

Dubai Economy and Trade

Dubai Economy and Trade Whereas 20 years ago oil revenues accounted for around half of Dubai’s GDP, today the oil sector contributes around 2% or less. Knowing that oil will eventually run out, the government has invested heavily in other industries, and trade, manufacturing, transport, tourism, construction and real estate are now the main contributors to the economy. Dubai has emerged as a leading regional commercial hub with state-of-the art infrastructure and a world-class business environment. It has now become the logical place to do business in the Middle East, providing investors with a unique and comprehensive value added platform. ... Read More »