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What is a Branch?

Some organizations set up a Branch of their current organization in the UAE. For instance a UK organization can set up a part of that UK parent organization in UAE. A Branch is treated as an augmentation of the outside organization, which remains lawfully obligated for their exercises. The primary c

Posted 21 October, 2018


Oman Visa Update

So I just landed in Muscat International Airport, from Dubai. The new airport here, which is about 25days old, is wonderful! Here's my visa experience: I only decided yesterday morning of catching a flight. So from my past experience, the visa for GCC residents took about 5 hours from applying onli

Posted 18 April, 2018


Please recommend a bank for a creative city freezone company

Hello, I need recommendations for a new bank account for a company incorporated in creative city freezone in Fujairah with flexi desk. My account was at Mashreq but I think they are changing their policies regarding freezone companies and my account will be terminated. Any suggestions ? A friend

Posted 18 April, 2018


Can a company in UAE be 100% foreign owned?

Yes, setting up a branch office of foreign company in Abu Dhabi or Dubai is straightforward and an attractive prospect for clients in that it can be 100% foreign owned.

Posted 21 October, 2018


In which free zone would it be advisable for one to open their association?

To get the perfect zone for your affiliation, one needs to survey the character of business exercises they should do in the UAE and choose the kind of association they should need to select in. If you should need to use a coordination business, the RAK Maritime City Totally free zone in the emirate

Posted 21 October, 2018


Dubai International Financial Centre

Set up in 2004, DIFC was established to oversee the strategic development, operational management and administration of Dubai’s financial companies. The Authority is committed to creating value for its various stakeholders. This commitment is expressed in DIFCA’s four-tiered management s

Posted 9 April, 2018


Is it required for a work contract to be composed in Jebel Ali Free Zone?

Originally, a work contract, or, in other words for a restricted period, ought to be composed in Jebel Ali Free Zone. Without a composed work get, the business relationship will be represented by an agreement for a boundless period.

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


Dubai Airport Free Zone

DAFZA: The fastest growing Zone in the worldRanked 1st globally by fDi magazine Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZA) is ranked 1st globally by the Foreign Direct Investment Magazine’s Global Free Zones & Awards 2012/13, . DAFZA won this rating as a result of its outstanding strategic approach a

Posted 9 April, 2018


What are the kinds of organizations I can do in a free zone?

You can do any business in the fields of money related, instructive, retail, accommodation and media to give some examples. Check with separate free zone specialist for organizations allowed on their premises.

Posted 21 October, 2018