Invest inDubai

Your gateway to the world capital of ambition

Why Dubai

Empowering Government

Empowering Government

Leads the region in governance, government effectiveness, political stability, and quality of regulation.

Connecting Worlds

Connecting Worlds

Acts as the gateway to two-thirds of the world’s most attractive growth markets

Business Made Easy

Business Made Easy

Ranks 1st regionally and 16th globally on 'Ease Of Doing Business', enabled by supportive government processes, policies and digital services.

Cutting-Edge Infrastructure

Cutting-Edge Infrastructure

Boasts state-of-the-art roads, ports and airports serving as one of the world’s busiest gateways into the region for business, commerce, and tourism.

Drawing Talent

Drawing Talent

Hosts the world’s greatest talents in a pro-business environment, with an exceptional standard of living.

Incubating Innovation

Incubating Innovation

Home to the Middle East’s First Unicorn

Rewarding Lifestyle

Rewarding Lifestyle

Offers an incredibly diverse range of events and leisure activities for everyone in a vibrant, cosmopolitan setting.

Favorable Tax Environment

Favorable Tax Environment

Enables investors and businessmen to gain maximum profit in virtually zero-tax conditions.

Pursuing Happiness

Pursuing Happiness

Has a vision to leverage the power of emerging technologies to make Dubai the happiest city on Earth

Ensuring Safety

Ensuring Safety

Ranks as the 7th safest city in the world for citizens, residents, and visitors

What’s best for your business

Responsive Image
Mainland

I would like to operate my business anywhere in Dubai mainland and want to know what it takes to set up my business

Explore business setup

Responsive Image
Free Zones

I want to own 100% of my company and would like to choose a Free Zone to start my business with.

Find your free zone

Investment Sectors

Cleantech

Includes business activities such as Green Economy, Urban Solutions and Sustainability Circular Economy

Advanced Manufacturing

Includes business activities such as 3D Printing, Nanotechnology

Finance

With the UAE as a whole accounting for 47% of all Fintech Deals globally in 2019, and with nearly half of all of the region's fintechs…

Technology

Includes Business activities such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and more

Dubai Business Map

Success Stories

Hear what current investors have to say about investing in Dubai, Get inspired.

Ronaldo Mouchawar

From pitching ecommerce platform business proposals in front of unconvinced ...

Read More
Magnus Olsson, Mudassir Sheikha and Abdulla Elyas

When Mudassir Sheikha and Magnus Olsson, two ex-McKinsey & Company ...

Read More
John Tsioris

After working in Dubai as a marketing intelligence manager, Greek ...

Read More
Amal Al Marri

Emirati entrepreneur Amal Al Marri and Saudi Arabian partner Deem Al Bassam ...

Read More

Latest News

12 January 2021

Over 42,000 New Business Licenses Issued in Dubai in 2020

Dubai Economy registered a 4% growth of business licenses issued in the Emirate in 2020, totaling 42,640 new business licenses in comparison with 40,891 in 2019.

13 January 2021

GDRFA, Dubai Tourism Sign Agreement to Facilitate Investor Residency Permits

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs - Dubai (GDRFA–Dubai) and the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) have signed a strategic partnership agreement to enhance cooperation and promote online services and platforms designed to facilitate processes for the issuance of residency permits for various investor programmes and special visas.

17 January 2021

DED Trader Licenses Issued in 2020 Increase by 132%

Dubai Economy recorded a 132% growth in DED Trader Licences issued in 2020 with 5,799 licenses compared to 2019, when 2,500 licences were issued.

Questions, comments, or concerns?

We'd love to hear from you

icon 600500006