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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

Renewed passport - Residence VISA on old passport - need to re stamping on new one? and how to use e gate?

renewed my passport in Dubai. My residence VISA for UAE is stamped on the old passport. Do I need to re-stamping or transfer my visa to new passport? Or can I use new passport with old passport with Visa. If I can use new passport with old passport with Visa, how to use E-gate? With ID and new pas

Posted 18 April, 2018

Staff stealing from a company and confused on what to do. Suggestions please.

I am helping a family friend in a business where all of the staff are stealing , from accountants to basic branch managers , the owner is a sweet man with a very caring heart and has helped all of the staff in ways I can’t even explain , it’s an honor to work for this guy, however he has

Posted 18 April, 2018

What is the expense of setting up a business in Dubai?

The expense of setting up a Business in Dubai or some other piece of UAE, totally relies upon the business action, the territory of activity, the jurisdictional expert and also the substances executing.

Posted 21 October, 2018

Business classified as a hobby

unning this business of mine for about 5 years as a hobby. Not caring about turning a profit. The business itself is an actual business (LLC) with a tax ID. For the 5 years, it hasn't made any money. I understand that the IRS will categorize your business as a hobby if you do not turn a profit for h

Posted 24 November, 2018

What occupation does Dubai media city Free-zone plays in business?

Dubai Media City is the region's media focus point. Each zone of media and innovativeness is anchored here, from circulating to publicizing to music to revealing, and the earth has been especially created to suit and favorable position the necessities of the business. The Media's City will presumabl

Posted 21 October, 2018

Can the business be run one someone else’s name?

You should give your own ID records and data about your business.

Posted 21 October, 2018

Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)

At Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) the only limit is your imagination. As the region’s largest events venue, we offer every type of service and support all under one roof. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our business was founded on one simple idea creating better e

Posted 9 April, 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

British Virgin Islands (BVI)

The British Virgin Islands is a British Dependant Territory consisting of numerous small islands approximately 50 miles east of Puerto Rico and adjacent to the United States Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea. The principal islands of the British Virgin Islands are Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada an

Posted 9 April, 2018