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Dubai: A gateway to the world’s emerging economies

Wed, October 7, 2020

As one of the world’s most dynamic financial hubs, Dubai is both a gateway and service provider to MEASA and the world’s emerging economies.

As one of the world’s most dynamic financial hubs, Dubai is both a gateway and service provider to MEASA and the world’s emerging economies.

Business Efficency

US$2.2 bn

saved by young people

Young people in sub-Saharan Africa have US$2.2 billion in savings

Public Business Event

40%

under 25

Almost half of the MEASA population is under the age of 25

Why Dubai?
Dubai is geographically close to many of these developing economies, both physically and in terms of time zones, especially when compared to the traditional financial centres of Europe and America. Dubai’s exceptional air links make travelling throughout the MEASA region simple.
Difc Gate Village Dubai

DIFC placed 8th on the most recent Global Financial Centres Index

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