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Executive Committee of Tahkeem ensures compliance with Federal Arbitration Law 2018

The Executive Committee of the Sharjah International Commercial Arbitration Centre, known as Tahkeem, held its regular meeting on Monday, September 17, 2018 at its Headquarters in Expo Centre – Sharjah, under the chairmanship of H.E. Abdulla Deaifis, Chairman of the Executive Committee, and Mr. Ahmed Al Ajlah, Tahkeem Director, along with the Executive Committee members, […]

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UAE to allow expats long-term residency after retirement

The UAE Cabinet approved a new law to provide special residency-visa privileges for expats retirees over the age of 55 years. In a significant move, the United Arab Emirates will allow foreigners to obtain long-term residencies in the country after they retire, the prime minister said on Sunday. The Cabinet meeting decision was announced on […]

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Ajman Chamber discusses economic cooperation with Italian officials

Abdullah Al Muwaiji, Chairman of the Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Liborio Stellino, Italian Ambassador to the UAE, and Vatentina Setta, Italian Consul General, discussed economic cooperation between Ajman and Italy, as well as potential investment opportunities in various areas, especially in the health and education sectors. The meeting was also attended by Salem […]

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Dubai International Financial Center – University of Paris II launch joint Business and Law Degree

Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), announced today that The Academy, a state-of-the-art facility, curating a full range of impact, regionally relevant executive education programs, has entered into a partnership with The University of Paris II Pantheon-Assas to support the launch of a joint Master of Laws (LLM) in International Business Law. Arif Amiri, Chief Executive […]

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The Department of Economic Development (DED) issues permits to 163 free zone companies

The Department of Economic Development – DED, in Dubai has permitted 163 free zone companies to operate in mainland Dubai following a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, signed earlier this year between DED and the Dubai Free Zones Council. The MoU sought to enable free zone entities in Dubai to expand their operations across the emirate, […]

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Welcome to Dubai Expo 2020’s House of Volunteers

Thousands of volunteers will have access to exclusive events and opportunities at Expo 2020 Dubai, with the opening of a permanent hub designed to inspire and engage them. Located on the Expo 2020 site, the House of Volunteers was on Monday inaugurated by Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and director […]

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ADGM launches new commercial license for tech start-ups

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) announced the launch of the new commercial license for ADGM tech start-ups for entrepreneurs. The start-up license is sector-agnostic and enables entrepreneurs to obtain an ADGM operational license, taking advantage of the same globally recognised international operating standards that current ADGM funds, multinationals, SMEs, advisers and other registered entities benefit […]

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Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry discusses cooperation with Malaysia

HE Mohamed Ahmed Amin, Acting Director-General of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI); and HE Omar Mohammed Salleh, Trade Commissioner of the Malaysia Trade Centre at the Consulate General of Malaysia in the UAE, discussed ways of developing economic relations and enhancing trade exchange between Sharjah and Malaysia. The meeting was held recently […]

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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 […]

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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 […]