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Setting up a Business in Dubai

Setting up a Business in Dubai

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Setting up a Business in Dubai

Advice & Guidance on Setting Up a Business in Dubai

Welcome to our Business Set Up section, here we take a look at all things related to starting a business in Dubai, whether you are looking at a public, LLC or a Freezone you will find everything you are looking for right here. We tackle all the legalities involved, licensing and ownership requirements as well as how your business will be structured. Will you be entering a partnership? A public sector or share holding company? Or a limited liability company? Here we break each of these types of business down to give you an understanding of what each means and how you go about setting up on your own business. If you want to set up a free zone establishment, then this guide is an absolute must. Don't overlook the nitty gritty, it's the finer details you will need to make sure you get everything just right whilst you embark on your brand new venture.

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Business Set Up News & Features

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