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The Abudhabi Economic Department, like Sharjah and Dubai, actively participates in the formation of business registration of the most commercialized areas other than the free zones. We ensure smooth functioning of business setups with business licenses in Dubai.

UAE mainland consists of all Business Entities which are directly registered under each emirates government and its authorities with the limitation of commercialized geographical areas. These mainland setups directly abide by the Government policies and its legal Structure and affiliate towards the most developed economy.

Abu Dhabi Mainland

Same as Dubai and Sharjah, the Abudhabi economic department which actively participates in formation of business registration of the most commercialized areas other than the free zones. For smooth functions for business setups.

Dubai Mainland

UAE mainland consist of all Business Entities which are directly registered under, each emirates government and its authorities with the limitation of commercialized geographical areas. These main Land setups directly represent the Government policies and its legal Structure towards its most developed Economy.

Sharjah Mainland

The open business market had been commenced with the Direct Influence Of the Sharjah Economic Department to enhance the private business sector.

Ajman Mainland

Fujairah Mainland

Ras al Khaimah Mainland

Umm al Quwain Mainland

  1. Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM
  2. Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD
  3. KIZAD empowers your business with excellent access to markets through a world-class transport infrastructure with multimodal connectivity by sea, road, air and future rail networks, connecting you to over 4.5 billion consumers.

  4. Masdar City Free Zone
  5. Masdar city Free Zone is a thriving business community located in Masdar City, one of the world’s most sustainable urban developments, and the perfect place to start, nurture or expand a business. It is home to a diverse, innovative and ambitious collection of companies, ranging from start-ups, to SMEs and multinationals.

    Partners and tenants benefit from a range of comprehensive business support services, such as quick and efficient licensing and visa processing, incentives that include 100% company ownership, exemption from corporate and personal income taxes, and cost-effective leasing opportunities. These benefits, along with the extensive selection of restaurants, cafés and retail outlets, combine to create a vibrant and convenient location to conduct business.

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  • Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA)
  • Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) is the flagship free zone of DP World, and is an integral part of the DP World UAE Region's integrated business hub. The Free Zone has evolved into a trade catalyst and a smart business community that offers unprecedented growth opportunities and market access.

    JAFZA is a dynamic base for thousands of businesses, from over 100 countries

    JAFZA, the trade catalyst, has evolved into a unique trade ecosystem that reduces cost, while enabling new opportunities for growth.

  • Dubai South
  • Dubai South – The City of You – is an emerging 145 sq. km. Master-planned city based on happiness of the individual. Identified as the emirate's flagship urban project, Dubai South is centered on the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The royal vision is reflected in the themes of Dubai Plan 2021, which apply to Dubai South as follows.

    1. To become a city of happy, creative and empowered people
    2. To become the preferred place to live, work and invest
    3. To create an inclusive and cohesive society
    4. To build a smart and sustainable city
    5. To become a pivotal hub in the global economy

  • Dubai International Financial Centre
  • Dubai International Financial Centre is a top ten global financial center and the leading financial hub in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region.

    A vibrant business ecosystem of over 25,000 professionals working across more than 2,400 active registered firms that benefit from the center’s robust independent judicial system & regulatory framework, a global financial exchange, inspiring architecture, and enabling support services.

    The DIFC district features ultra-modern office space, retail outlets, cafes & restaurants, art galleries, residential apartments, public green areas and hotels, making it the ultimate destination where business meets lifestyle.

  • Dubai World Central
  • DMCC
  • Here in the heart of Dubai, at the centre of the Jumeirah Lakes Towers district, you will find all you need to live, work and thrive. Made for Trade, DMCC has everything to set up, grow and build your business. Five times crowned ‘Global Free Zone of the Year’ by the Financial Times FDI magazine, it is home to a vibrant community, innovative infrastructure, world-class services and a stunning choice of properties, all minutes from excellent air, sea and road links to the world. Offering boundless opportunities for global growth, discover DMCC, where business meets the world.

  • Dubai Airport Free Zone
  • The Dubai Airport Freezone 'DAFZA' is one of the world’s most prestigious, innovative and advanced freezones in the United Arab Emirates. They provide licensing support for starting a business in Dubai, along with the all-inclusive ministrations necessary to set up operations for global businesses and foreign investment. The world class infrastructure and strategic location provide clients an upper hand to perform business activities effectively and efficiently. Benefits including tax exemptions, investor incentives, and no currency restrictions make the Dubai Airport Freezone one of the world’s most attractive economic growth opportunities across the world.

  • Dubai World Trade Centre
  • Nearly forty years after its inception, Dubai World Trade Centre continues its story of growth with a dynamic new free zone, established in 2015.

    DWTC Authority provides a unique and highly desirable proposition for businesses seeking a competitive and well-regulated ecosystem to compete even more effectively regionally and globally.

    Strategically positioned in Dubai’s Central Business District, providing an ideal environment for leading companies to operate locally while reaching regional and global markets. Their office spaces are available for lease to businesses in any industry that require a world-class commercial address. Under the jurisdiction of DWTC Authority, our free zone spans from the iconic Dubai World Trade Centre to the adjoining One Central

  • Dubai Healthcare City
  • Dubai Media City
  • Dubai Internet City
  • Dubai Silicon Oasis
  • Dubai Knowledge Village
  • Dubai Design District

  • Sharjah Media City Free Zone (SHAMS
  • A world-class hub for media and creativity in the Sharjah region. They make creative entrepreneurship accessible and inspire business growth. They foster a vibrant and connected ecosystem for innovators to live, learn and co-create, Offering economical packages and variety of offers

  • Hamriyah Free Zone Authorit
  • Sharjah Airport International Free Zone (SAIF Zone

  • Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone
  • Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone (UAQ FTZ), which is a strategic initiative of the Government of Umm Al Quwain, with a mandate to provide the required infrastructure and incentives for a prosperous business community. Conveniently located within 45 minutes from Dubai International Airport, Umm Al Quwain is a friendly, progressive and prosperous emirate within the United Arab Emirates.

    UAQ FTZ is an ideal location for Micro Businesses, SME’s and Conglomerates to do business in a safe and secure free trade zone environment and it is one of the most attractive places for your effective investment in the region. Our professional services make the registration and licensing process quick and easy.

  • Ajman Free Zone
  • Ajman Free Zone has been creating successful businesses since 1988, their objective is to offer a global opportunity for foreign investment, with a platform for trade and industry business establishment. We provide a wealth of essential cost-saving benefits for entrepreneurs and investors within the United Arab Emirates and from overseas. Their process of business set-up is extremely simplified through effective digitization and offer customizable service solutions and flexible, tailored packages to suit a variety of requirements.

    They are committed to fostering the growth of our investors with dedicated and innovative ongoing support and advisory services, enabling them to fully realize their ambitions. Located close to Ajman sea port and within a half hour drive of two airports, ensuring easy accessibility and connectivity.

  • Ajman Media City Free Zone
  • Ajman Media City Free Zone is the latest free zone offering in the United Arab Emirates, in the city of Ajman. It has been formed with an aspiration to create a dependable, harmonious and a professional environment for businesses and individuals alike

    They are aiming to create a world class environment with innovative and flexible processes to ensure professional guidance in every step of company formation.

  • Fujairah Free Zone (FFZA)
  • International Free zone (IFZA)
  • Offering an assortment of scalable business set-up solutions, IFZA caters to over 1000 Trade, Service and Consultancy activities to reflect client’s objectives. Operating hand in hand with local and international Company Formation Specialists, IFZA regulates, facilitates and incorporates trade from its Fujairah headquarters, supported by the company’s corporate offices in Dubai.

  • Fujairah Creative City Zone

  • Ras al Khaimah Free Zone
  • Situated in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) is a powerhouse business and industrial hub that offers customizable solutions to free zone and non-free zone businesses in a multinational community flourishing in over 50 sectors.

    Established by the government of Ras Al Khaimah, They are an authority that support startups, entrepreneurs, SMEs and industrialists with their business set-up requirements by providing them with a range of licenses and customizable facilities as well as first-class support services such as visa facilitation.

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Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) and the Jebel Ali Free Zone are the two main jurisdictions providing offshore setup in the UAE. Both are "tax-free" jurisdictions that charge no income tax or corporate tax and permit 100% foreign ownership. With over 40 other countries, the UAE has Double Tax Treaty arrangements.

Offshore firms are allowed to open multi-currency accounts in the UAE and conduct foreign business. However, they do not do business with individuals residing in the UAE or have physical premises within the UAE.

RAK and JAFZA both have their own unique advantages. RAK is the most cost-effective of the two, but JAFZA is the only Dubai-based offshore firm that is legally allowed to own land.

One should not connect UAE Offshore Companies with UAE Free Zone Companies. Free Zone Companies are onshore corporations allowed, with some limitations, to conduct business in Dubai. They are similarly subject to the 0% rate of corporate tax but they enable their shareholders, directors and employees to obtain residency in the UAE.

Both RAK International Companies (RAK ICs) and JAFZA Offshore Companies Shall appoint an authorized registered agent as per local company law.

1.JAFZA Offshore

In 1985, JAFZA was founded. It is an economic region covering the port of Jebel Ali, one of the largest shipping ports in the world, allowing foreign businesses operating there to benefit from the exclusive benefits of the free zone. These include exemption from corporate tax for 15 years, no personal income tax, no import or export duties, no restriction on currency, and easy labour recruitment.

Just outside Dubai, Jebel Ali is situated about an hour's drive from Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the UAE. Just outside the port city, Al Maktoum International Airport, which is projected to be the world's largest airport in terms of both freight and passenger capacity, is being built.

The Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA), in conjunction with the Dubai Government, introduced the Offshore Company in 2003 under the Jebel Ali Free Zone Offshore Companies Regulations 2003.

2.RAK Offshore

Ras al Khaimah is one of the fastest-growing of the seven Emirates that shape the UAE, located around an hour's drive from Dubai. With manufacturing at 26 percent of GDP, RAK has the highest degree of industrialization in the UAE. It has built its credibility on an investment climate and low costs that are business-friendly.

The cost of doing business in RAK is 25 to 50% lower than the UAE average, allowing companies to maximize their return on investment.

Same as Dubai and Sharjah, the Abudhabi economic department which actively participates in formation of business registration of the most commercialized areas other than the free zones. For smooth functions for business setups.