All over the world, the Emirates are considered a safe and promising platform to set upyour online business - from a small-scale e-commerce site targeted at the Dubaian market to one serving a worldwide marketplace.
UAE law created highly favorable conditions to successfully set up your online business there. Protection of investors, tax exemption, well-developed IT infrastructure, cutting-edge logistics solutions, purchasing power of the populace are all factors that account for the explosive growth of internet-based services and retail. SORP Group’s specialists will assist you in getting through all the licensing procedures and provide full support for your online business in the UAE.
In accordance with UAE law, it is possible to incorporate a company in one of the Free EconomicZones, located in different emirates of the country, or in the mainland (local) territory. The choice of location is determined by your business strategy and target audience. Incorporation of a mainland company provides you with an opportunity to do business without any restrictions, while a free-zone company may carry out its activities only in the free zone territory or abroad.
Any business in the UAE requires a license. Your license is a business card for banks, institutions, trading and businesspartners all over the world, whereas, for the government, it’s a form of contol over your company’s activities.
A unique solution for marketplaces, online publishers,web aggregators, event guides or booking platforms
Provided for each group of products - several tradingactivities can be combined in a Master Trade License
Permission to provide advice, consulting services andexpertise in specialized fields to clients via the internet
Needed to provide online training, workshops, anyeducational events, as well as tutoring and coaching
For online activity in IT: cloud software development andimplementation or mobile applications, website design
Unique business activity aimed at promoting goods andservices to social media networks or communities
Ppyment processing systems, including debit/credit card transactions, via mobile phones or payment terminals
Range of business activities comprising the services ofcall-centers, data-centers, back-offices and online support
The absence of corporate and income taxes together with the business-friendly policies of the UAE government encourage foreign investors to set up highly-profitable online businesses. SORP Group’s specialists will assess the field of activities you are interested in . Then provide high-quality advice and support at all stages of incorporation, obtaining the required approvals, and launching operations.
A UAE business license allows your business to operate not only in the Emirates but also across the other 5 countries of the GulfCooperation Council. Due to GAFTA (Greater Arab Free Trade Area) this bloc operates a unified customs policy, exempt from customs duties, taxes and levies.
Online sales volume per year
Foreign investments in the UAE in 2019
Present position in the world’s welfare ranking
The UAE’s fast-paced diversification is driving everhigher digital standards to match the speed of change in the social and economic environment.
Current plans include implementing artificialintelligence throughout state agencies and migrating all public institutions to use blockchain technology whereby the entire document workflow will be executed in a format of smart contracts.
These strategies aim at improving the security ofelectronic payments and increase the public’s level of trust when shopping at online stores.
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry havejoined with Google in initiatives to involve many more companies in going online. A new program launched within Digital Protection to “Get Dubai Businesses Online” will help progress the objectives.
A joint project was launched between Dubai AirportFree Zone Authority (DAFZA) and Asset Management Group of Dubai with funding of 2.7 bn Dirhams (.75 bn Dollars) to provide advanced infrastructure in Dubai.
CommerCity aims to promote Dubai as an extremelyimportant e-commerce environment and platform.
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development(ADDED) has allocated 50 bn Dirhams within the Emirate’s business development strategy to support small and medium enterprises.
It will contribute to SME sector development, raisingforeign investments and increasing job opportunities.
A UAE company is a highly-profitable tool for solving various business challenges. Setting up mainland, free-zone, and offshore companies, as well as setting up international holdings and trusts, opens a gateway for doing your business tax-exempt, creating cash and settlement capacities, obtaining UAE tax resident status and leveraging international tax planning mechanisms.
Optimal solution for opening and maintaining Bank accounts in the scope of your business requirements
Our long-standing relationship with the Dubai Department of Economic Development helps us to promptly resolve your day-to-day business issues.
5000 square meters of modern office space in a prestigious location in Dubai for rent to accommodate staff, pass bank checks and confirm economic substance requirements in the UAE.
We register companies, open accounts and offer high-quality legal support for all business processes for successful business in the UAE.
Submit a request and get a free consultation with our experts on the issue of online business licenses.
SORP Group’s specialists will help you choose most suitable license for your business activities and determine the best place and type for your company incorporation.
Contact SORP Group right now and take your first step to setting up a successful business in the UAE!