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Is your Emirates ID status up to date?

Is your Emirates ID status up to date?

Your Emirates ID is your key to easier living in the UAE. So make sure yours is in order. Because everything from housing and travel to accessing Government services depends on it. Keeping your Emirates ID Status in order It's more important than you think! Your...

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Getting a Freelance Visa in Dubai

Getting a Freelance Visa in Dubai

Getting a Freelance Visa in Dubai Obtaining a freelance visa in Dubai allows you to operate in your personal capacity in the UAE and legally provide professional services to clients. Many UAE Free Zones issue freelancer licences, such as Dubai Internet City Dubai...

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LLC – Limited Liability Companies

LLC – Limited Liability Companies

Launching new businesses is a popular activity here in the UAE. In Dubai alone, the Department of Economic Development (DED) issued a staggering 21,146 new business licences in 2016. Among these new businesses – and the 125,000+ licence renewals issued every year –...

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How to sell on Amazon UAE

How to sell on Amazon UAE

Did you know that the monthly sales of most Amazon sellers range from USD 1,000 (AED 3,673) to USD 25,000 (AED 91,825). According to Jungle Scout, 64% of Amazon sellers achieved profitability in their first year of selling on Amazon – and 20% of these sellers...

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B2B Email Prospecting vs B2B Email Marketing

B2B Email Prospecting vs B2B Email Marketing

What is the difference? For me, it’s simple. Email Prospecting is a sales activity and Email Marketing is a marketing activity. Ok, so let me elaborate further… Email Prospecting is a highly targeted and pro-active sales engagement exercise, whereby you aim to...

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Visa Designation in UAE – Visa applications

Visa Designation in UAE – Visa applications

In the run up to Dubai Expo 2020, the UAE is doing everything it can to attract skilled workers to the country. According to analysts at PWC, the UAE issued over 12 million visas in 2017, a substantial portion of which would be for long-term expat positions. This...

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Free Zone Visa Dubai – A Step-By-Step Guide

Free Zone Visa Dubai – A Step-By-Step Guide

There are plenty of entries on the entrepreneur’s to-do list, particularly when establishing a company overseas. One of the most pressing is the matter of visas – not just for business owners but for their employees, family members and domestic staff. Fortunately,...

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What is a free zone and why should you consider one?

What is a free zone and why should you consider one?

The UAE has long been an attractive destination for entrepreneurs the world over. Offering low tax, a strategic location at the heart of the world’s largest and fastest emerging markets, and a government committed to nurturing and supporting business, it’s not hard to...

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General trading license in Dubai and the UAE

General trading license in Dubai and the UAE

Exploring the various business trade license options in the UAE can be daunting for first-time entrepreneurs. The answer to the question, ‘Which license?’ depends almost entirely on the nature of your business activities. Companies wishing to import, trade and export...

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How to start a food truck in Dubai

How to start a food truck in Dubai

Launching a food truck business is an attractive proposition for entrepreneurs looking to make profits in Dubai, alongside other options with a low barrier to entry such as online business or food and beverage. Find out more on how to start your business and get your...

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Online Business in Dubai

Online Business in Dubai

Table of Contents Why start an online business in Dubai? Online Business Models The Steps - Choose a Product - Choose a company name - Buy a domain - Choose an ecommerce platform - Build a website - Digital Marketing Things to know beforehand - Choose the right...

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Sole Proprietorship vs LLC: which is right for you?

Sole Proprietorship vs LLC: which is right for you?

When setting up in the UAE, entrepreneurs have a number of options. One important consideration is the choice between sole proprietorship vs llc. You could choose to set up in one of the many free zones – and take advantage of 0% corporate and personal tax, 100%...

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