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BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Following from our recent newsflash regarding foreign ownership of businesses in the UAE, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai,...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The Foreign Direct Investment Law (Decree No 19 of 2018) established a framework enabling up to 100% foreign ownership of UAE businesses, outside of the designated freezones.
STA Law Firm
The UAE, with the aim to strengthen national framework for boosting trade and investment in the Middle East's most advanced economy,...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Dubai is in the final countdown for the preparation of the long-awaited Expo 2020, which is set to open a year from now, in October.
As it becomes easier and increasingly affordable to own real estate within the Emirate of Dubai, Leevyn Isabel, Director examines why UAE Foundations
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Rima Mrad of BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP looks at the potential impact of the new Foreign Direct Investment law on existing shareholding arrangements in companies.
Hamdan AlShamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants
UAE has joined the United Nations and the Arab League and has established diplomatic relations with more than 60 countries.
Hassan Elhais
On 23 September 2018, HH the president of UAE issued Federal Law Number 19 of 2018 the Foreign Direct Investment Law
In recent years throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) bloc there has been a necessary shift to open up their capital markets to foreign investment
The Legal Group
Foreign ownership in UAE is a subject that has been on the radar of trending discussions, in particular after FDI Law.
STA Law Firm
The United Arab Emirates' new law on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), which came into effect on October 30, 2018, will set a new point of reference by permitting 100 percent foreign ownership
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The UAE recently allowed select categories of foreigners to apply for long-term visas for themselves and their families, including investors and entrepreneurs who meet certain conditions
STA Law Firm
Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) is among the world's largest Free Zones. The location is in Dubai, which is the business
STA Law Firm
In September 2018, the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADED) had announced its first phase of the Dual Licenses Initiative
STA Law Firm
The UAE Cabinet has given its approval for 100% ownership on the different economic activities and sectors ranging from renewable energy, agriculture, space and the manufacturing sector.
Mayer Brown
On July 2, 2019, the UAE Cabinet, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, announced the sectors and economic activities eligible for up to 100 percent foreign ownership pursuant to ...
DLA Piper
On 30 October 2018, the UAE government issued UAE Federal Law No. 19 of 2018 on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI Law).
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On July 2, 2019, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Cabinet approved a total of 122 economic activities across 13 sectors to be eligible for up to 100 percent foreign ownership (the "Positive List").
Hadef & Partners
Dubai Free Zones Council considers providing one licence to companies which would allow operation in multiple free zones.
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