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What are the minimum capital required for free-zone Company in UAE?

No capital is required for establishing a free-zone company in UAE.

Posted 21 October, 2018


Can one sponsor their families after setting up their businesses in UAE?

Yes, they can.

Posted 21 October, 2018


What are the types of setup options available in UAE?

Media and entertainment hub allows you one of the following types of setup:

Posted 21 October, 2018


How much shareholding does a Dubai LLC requires and what is the total time period for it?

A Dubai LLC requires 51% local shareholding. Only a consulting company in Dubai can be 100% foreign owned. If you do not have local shareholder, you can find a passive nominee shareholder or director from company. Time for setting up an LLC is 3 months.

Posted 21 October, 2018


What is the time for setting up a free-zone company?

Time for setting up a free zone company is 1 month.

Posted 21 October, 2018


When is a free-zone company suitable?

A free-zone company is suitable if one is looking to deal with local clients and suppliers, hire employees or rent local office premises

Posted 21 October, 2018


What is the time for setting up an offshore company in Ajman?

Time for setting up an offshore company is 1 month.

Posted 21 October, 2018


What are the entities to choose from?

There are different entities to choose from, i.e. an offshore company, a free zone company, an LLC and a branch office.

Posted 21 October, 2018


Is there a fixed estimation of costs for setting up a business in Dubai?

No, the cost will vary according to the company.

Posted 21 October, 2018


What are the conditions for a foreign-based company in UAE?

They have to make sure that the business activities that the foreign company is intending to carry out are competent in the UAE.

Posted 21 October, 2018