Dubai Free Zones Council announces economic stimulus package
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Dubai Free Zones Council announces a new stimulus package to support the country’s economic system

Under the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and the directives of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman […]

What you need to know about fintech in the MENA region
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Four things you need to know about the Fintech Industry in the Middle East

Fintech started in the Gulf region wholly in 2017, when regulators began implementing policies to encourage the growth of the sector, and ut has been growing rapidly and sustainable despite the slower uptake of financial technology compared to others in the world. In 2019, the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) ecosystem received $517 million […]

DIFC has a new inteleectual property law to take effect today
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The new DIFC Intellectual Property Law takes effect today

DIFC announces a newly-enacted intellectual law which will take effect today. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, enacted a new DIFC Intellectual Property Law, Law No. 4 of 2019, yesterday. This law aims to govern the enforcement of intellectual property rights in the Centre to protect the intellectual property rights of DIFC entities […]

DIFC introduces new categories for trade license
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DIFC introduces four new licensing categories to improve ease of doing business in Dubai

Four new licensing categories have been introduced by Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) to further improve the ease of doing business in Dubai. The new categories include those under “short-term” and “restricted” types.  Retail businesses and other non-financial sector entities will be able to operate their businesses from within the DIFC cluster with flexible rates […]