Choose the right set-up for your business
The two most common ways of setting up a business in Dubai is either mainland or within one of the Emirate's 20+ free zones. Learn more about the benefits of both options and how to get started here.
A Dubai mainland company structure is beneficial to businesses seeking public-private partnerships in the form of taking on government contracts. Companies can also trade internationally in addition to the the UAE market.
There are over 20 free zones in Dubai today. Free zone companies are regulated by the chosen free zone authority, benefit from tax exemptions, and can trade both internatioanlly and within dedicated free zones.
Dubai for events
Everything you need to know about planning business and leisure events in Dubai.
Plan a business event
Over the past decade, Dubai has cemented its position as a leading business events destination, prioritising safety and the delegate experience.
Plan a leisure event
Dubai is renowned for attracting world-class leisure, culture and entertainment events, from concerts and festivals to sporting tournaments and more.
Helping you run a successful event
We offer a range of tools and services to help organisers arrange successful events in Dubai, from providing introductions to helping with venues, logistics and permits.
Find an organiser
Browse the list of our approved Professional Congress Organisers (PCOs) and Destination Management Companies (DMCs) to help you run your next event.