10 things to know before setting up a business in the UAE (Series)

31 Jul, 2023 - UAE Life & Economy

In recent years, the UAE has become a popular destination for entrepreneurs and businesses looking to set up a business in the region. However, there are several things that one needs to know before setting up operations in the UAE.

Here are the top 10 things that business and entrepreneurs should keep in mind when starting a business in the UAE.


I: Demystifying the UAE Trade Licence: What Companies Need to Know

II: Emiratisation drive – acting locally, thinking globally

III: An Overview of the UAE Visa Types

IV. Understanding VAT in the UAE

V(a): Corporate Income Tax in the UAE

V(b): UAE Corporate Income Tax – Companies and SMEs operating in free zones

V(c): Corporate Income Tax in the UAE: Impact on UK Businesses 

VI: Banking in the UAE 

VII: Business Setup in the UAE and getting a premises for your company

VIII: Navigating Business Culture in the UAE: Insights for Success

IX: Expanding Horizons – Associations and Business Support Networks for UK Companies in the UAE

X: The UAE – Prime Location and Gateway to the MENASA Region