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What are the restrictions in keeping a branch name for the country?

“United Arab Emirates” cannot be used in the name of the branch.

Posted 21 October, 2018


Is it compulsory to employ the residents of UAE in business in UAE?

No, there is no such restrictions.

Posted 21 October, 2018


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