Dubai’s economy relies on the efforts to diversify the national economy to non-oil future in line with the objectives of the Dubai Development Plan 2021 to elevate the emirate’s global status in all aspects and to establish its economy into the best business ecosystem. Which implies a huge potential and varied opportunities for start-ups and foreign investors who wish setup or relocate their business to Dubai.
According to official data, the emirate’s total trade reached 1 280 billion Dirhams during 2018 which is higher then previous year figures. In the list of topped largest trade partners of the UAE are China, Saudi Arabia and India.
If you’re thinking of joining the most vibrant economy and set up a company in Dubai, the good news is that company setup process here is relatively simple with a proper business setup partner like Freezoner which will strongly advise you on the best legal form of your entity same as the best Registering Authority.
There are few options for company setup in Dubai and UAE as to the legal types and company ownership: offshore and onshore companies like mainland or free zones. You may find around 24 Free Zone only in Dubai Emirate nowadays. This is where you will need help of Freezoner to advise which option to choose from.
Apart from that company setup in Dubai will include 6 main steps: choosing a company name and business activity, finalising legal structure and all paperwork, issuance of license and all incorporation documents, corporate bank account opening and residency visa processing for company owners and employees.
While the technical and administrative aspects of company Setup in Dubai may seem scary and tough with the right support, it is far more straightforward and affordable than you might think.