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Doing Business in the UAE

It is easy to understand why doing business in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is such an attractive concept. A predominately liberal trade regime has contributed to sustaining an impetus for growth in the UAE.


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Which Legal and Corporate issues do I need to consider when operating in the UAE?

Legal and commercial issues, which need to be considered, by companies or individuals when entering a specific market as the UAE are the following:

  1. The relevant Corporate Structure;
  2. Free Zone Legislation;
  3. Mainland Legislation;
  4. Tax Regime and Tax Exemptions;
  5. Intellectual property rights and data protection;
  6. Immigration and Resident Visa Rules;
  7. Employment Regulations;
  8. Trading Law and regulation (Fintech Service are usually heavily regulated);
  9. Property Law;
  10. Accounting Requirements and Exemptions;
  11. VAT Rules;
  12. Audit Requirements.
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Average Professional Fees:

Usually the first step in to understand if you are looking for an offshore company in the UAE, a Free Zone Company in the UAE or a Mainland Company in the UAE.

A full package to incorporate your business in the UAE includes:

  1. Formation of Company;
  2. Company registered address;
  3. Flexi-desks set up;
  4. Mail Forwarding Service.

The cost involved starts at: $2.300 + Gov Fees


  1. Local Director;
  2. Dedicated Manager;
  3. Bank Account Introducing Service;
  4. Bookeeping Service;
  5. Accounting Service;
  6. Audit Service;
  7. DIFC Licence;
  8. Real Estate Brokerage;
  9. Recruitment Service;
  10. Immigration and Visa Service;
  11. Taxes Regime Service.
How Can I Help you?

Unlike lawyers and accountants who focus on theory, I’ve done most of the stuff for myself and I know what works – and what doesn’t – especially in the UAE there are many things to consider before you decide to incorporate your business.

Working as CEO of Astorts Group, my team and I have received many inquiries and helped lots of clients to find a cost effective way to operate in the UAE, to pick the right Free Zone in the UAE, to have all corporate, immigration and legal issues sorted in the UAE, to relocate their business to the UAE, to buy properties or emigrate to the UAE, to apply and renewal their licence in the UAE.

My main focus is all about getting you across the “finish line” as easily as possible, so you will leverage my network and my experience to successfully get where you wanted.

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During the Call we will:

  • Get acquainted, analyse your situation;
  • Evaluate how to incorporate your business in UAE;
  • Let you have a clear idea about main corporate and visa issues in the UAE;
  • Evaluate the possibilities you have to emigrate to UAE;
  • Develop a strategy to let you succeed in UAE;
  • Have a clear idea about your obligations in UAE;
  • Draw up an action plan for you or your business to relocate to the UAE.

If you already know the service you will need, book a call back with one of our Team Members and we will get you a bespoke quote.

    If you are not sure about which service to enquiry, but you are sure that the UAE is the best choice for you, book a BASIC consulting call.

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    60 minutes one-to-one with Alex on line session to clarify your doubts about the options you already have and to advise you how best to assist you or your business in the UAE. You will have a final idea and an email about how to implement it step by step.
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    If you are not sure about which service to enquiry, and you are not sure that the UAE is the best choice for you and you want to explore other jurisdictions, book a PREMIUM consulting call.

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    90 minutes one-to-one with Alex on line session to evaluate your business idea or your personal issue and consider which jurisdiction and which structure will be the most appropriate for you. You will have a final idea and an email about the best solution for you and how to implement it step by step.
    Now only $340!

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    Take your chance to learn from who have done most of the stuff he is talking about for himself and he knows what works – and what doesn’t – in the real world.

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    Why to entrust Alex?

    Alex is an entrepreneur, fintecher, investor, blogger and author based in London and operating mainly in Europe, Asia and Oceania.

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    Alex is an UK FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) and NZ FSPR (Financial Service Provider Register) Approved Person and has great experience as director of regulated companies.
    Alex uses to dedicate part of his life to inspire others and help them achieve the most out of their lives.

    Since he was 20, he had successfully founded and managed several companies operating in the field of management consulting, wealth management and fintech.

    Alex is Member of Institute of Directors in London, Member of Changer Club in Riga, Member of Fintech Association of Hong Kong, Member of Singapore Fintech Association, Member of Non Executive Director Association in London and Member of Alumni Network of Draper University in San Francisco.