When working with family businesses, it's sometimes surprising to see the gap between the founder and the next generation, particularly when the next generation do not see the importance of the business.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
A Special Purpose Company is one type of legal entity that may be incorporated under DIFC law and is similar in some respects to the ordinary DIFC company limited by shares.
Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) is a free zone based in RAK and was established in 2001. The free zone has over 5,000 companies as its members cover various fields and economic activities.
Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZA) is one of the region's fastest growing Freezones.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Eminent international law firm Conyers, Dill & Pearman sowed its seeds in the global city of Dubai in 2006 and has since shown significant victories across an array of sectors.
Genshape Management Limited
An international business company or international business corporation (IBC) is formed under the laws of some jurisdictions as a tax-free company.
Whether there is a need to restructure a business, to protect assets or simply develop an international presence for a business, one of the ways of doing so, is by opening an Offshore company.
Collas Crill Guernsey
A discussion on the matters of inheritance for non-Muslim ex-pats in Dubai.
Germany's largest bank has published an amazingly frank rapport on the prospects of global markets and the future of gold.
"Return to normalcy," the slogan with whichWarren Harding won the US presidential election after World War I, perhaps best describes Dubai today. Property and rental prices are reasonable now (you can find a four bedroom villa centrally located for €2000 a month), the taxis are plentiful, and the traffic jams are largely gone.
Offshore tax planning isn’t as straightforward as it used to be.
Clyde & Co
On 4 April 2011, a new law for "private sector participation in the production of electricity and water" was enacted in the Emirate of Dubai (Law No. 6 of 2011).
Baker & McKenzie Habib Al Mulla
On 6th January 2011 the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority (ESCA) released a new draft regulation on investment funds in the UAE (the Regulation) for public consultation.
Al Tamimi & Company
The concept of offshore was first introduced in Dubai in late 2001 but it took concrete shape on January 15, 2003 when Jebel Ali Free Zone Offshore Companies Regulations 2003 came into force.
Taylor Wessing (Middle East) LLP
On November 7 2008 the Special Purpose Company Regulations were enacted, allowing special purpose companies to be formed in the Dubai International Financial Centre.