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Dubai Future Foundation’s Area 2071, Al Ahli Group’s NOMAD partner to drive entrepreneurship at a global scale

The MoU was signed by His Excellency Khalfan Juma Belhoul, CEO of Dubai Future Foundation, and Mohammed Khammas, CEO of Al Ahli Holding Group & NOMAD Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA) auditorium in Emirates Towers, Dubai Future Foundation’s Area 2071, which embodies the UAE Centennial 2071’s plan, signed a significant Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Al Ahli […]

03 Ago

Abu Dhabi opens Tajer license scheme to all GCC nationals

The move is aligned with the recent economic initiatives of Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development has expanded its Tajer Abu Dhabi license package by opening it up to all GCC nationals and UAE residents and increasing the number of eligible activities to 1,057 commercial activities. The Abu […]

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UAE startups dominates in the MENA Region

The UAE startup industry gained huge momentum in the first half of 2018 and will end the year on a very favourable note with optimism for 2019. The region’s most diversified economy continues to account for the lion’s share of startup deals at 32 per cent and investments at 59 per cent, with the emergence […]

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UAE missions urged to help illegal residents change their status

Period to rectify illegal residency in UAE will begin from August 1 and runs till October 31 – 2018 The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship called on embassies and diplomatic missions in the UAE to cooperate with them in implementing the ‘Protect Yourself by Modifying Your Status’ initiative, which begins tomorrow. The UAE government […]

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DMCC signs MoU with Royal Fund Investments to boost China trade in DMCC and Dubai

DMCC hosts over 15,000 member companies in its Free Zone Dubai Multi Commodities Center, the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Royal Fund Investments LLC (RFI). Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman of DMCC and Guolong Ma, CEO, RFI signed the MoU […]

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Ajman Media City Free Zone announces strong portfolio of cost-effective business services

The Ajman Media City Free Zone, AMCFZ, has announced a range of customer-friendly, cost-effective packages for potential business owners. Ahead of the official launch of the free zone, Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the AMCFZ, said, “Globally, entrepreneurs and small- and medium-sized enterprises, SMEs, are widely considered to be vital to […]

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New agreement signed to speed up processing of visas for more than 150,000 Jebel Ali employees – Visa in 24 hours

Visas for the thousands of employees working at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) will now be processed within 24 hours. Jafza signed a deal with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs (GDFRA) that seeks to fast track and improve visa processing for people working in the emirate’s major business hub, as well […]

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Department of Economic Development of Ras Al Khaimah Establishes Unified E -System for Business Licenses

Dr. Abdurahman Al Shayeb Al Naqbi, Director General of the Department of Economic Development of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK-DED), revealed the development of new plans in cooperation with the Electronic Government Authority of Ras Al Khaimah to develop a comprehensive unified e-system for business licenses and permits in Ras Al Khaimah, along with the approvals […]

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Major Changes in UAE Visa Rules Announced by the Cabinet

UAE Cabinet announces decision to abolish mandatory bank guarantee for labor recruitment and replace it with a low-cost insurance system. New visa facilitation procedures for visitors, residents, families & people overstaying their visa also adopted. UAE exemption of transit passengers from all entry fees for first 48 hours approved. Transit visa extension for up to […]