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Trade License Zone appoints Advisory Board

First row (Left to right): Julia Jackle, Mohammed S. Al Sharif, Graham Raynor Second row (Left to right): Leon Gifford, Sven Boermeester and Warren Subel Dubai, UAE: Dubai-based business setup agent Trade License Zone has appointed six members to its advisory board.   Ms Julia Jackle, CEO and co-founder of Creative971; Mr Mohammed S. Al Sharif, Chairman […]

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Trade License Zone partners with Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ)

The business setup agent will offer various license solutions at the Ras Al Khaimah-based free zone. Dubai, UAE: Dubai-based business setup agent Trade License Zone has partnered with Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) to offer seamless company formation at the free zone. The partnership will see Trade License Zone promote RAKEZ to its clients and […]

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start a holding company in Dubai, UAE

Open a holding company in Dubai, UAE

When incorporating a business in Dubai and the UAE, you have several setup types to choose from. If you’re looking to start a company to trade from or within the UAE, you can set up a mainland business or a free zone company. If, however, you are looking to start a business in order to […]

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man starting his company in Ajman Media Free Zone.

Ajman Media City company formation: Step by step

Free zones are considered by many to be the jewel in the UAE’s crown. Popular with entrepreneurs and businesses around the world, the UAE’s free zones boast zero currency restrictions, customs tax exemption and offer the ability to repatriate 100% of your capital and profits. All this on top of the UAE’s famed 0% corporate […]

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Woman getting her Dubai company license with TLZ

Dubai company license: Everything you need to know

There are countless reasons to start a business in Dubai. The emirate is a world-renowned industry hub in everything from healthcare and hospitality to energy, manufacturing, tourism and trade. The business environment is built for growth with low barriers to entry and numerous initiatives and government schemes aimed at supporting startups and SMEs. On top […]

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man applying for an Industrial License in Dubai.

Industrial license in Dubai and the UAE

When starting a business in Dubai, one of the first and most important decisions you’ll make concerns your license. The type of license you require will depend on the type of business activities you wish to carry out. Having aligned your chosen activities with the official Department of Economic Development list – which features over […]

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Man setting up business in IFZA

International Free Zone Authority (IFZA) company setup – step by step

UAE free zones are hugely popular with entrepreneurs both at home and abroad. If you’ve looked into the possibility of setting up in one then you’ll likely already know about the headline benefits such as 0% corporate tax rates on both personal and corporate income, no currency restrictions, customs tax exemption, and the ability to […]

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female entrepreneur starting her business in the UAE

How to start a business in the UAE

Thanks to minimal bureaucracy and a welcoming business environment, establishing a company in the UAE is a relatively straightforward process. That said, it does require an understanding of the country’s business practices and procedures. With the right guidance, however, you can be up and running in a matter of days. Whether you wish to set […]

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Consultant in Dubai

Open a consultancy business in the UAE

It’s estimated there are 700,000 consultancy firms globally, dispensing advice and guidance on everything from marketing and IT to retail and healthcare. This is big business. An industry worth over USD 250bn. In our part of the world, the popularity of such firms follows the global trend. The GCC’s management consultancy industry is worth USD […]

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