United Arab Emirates
ARTICLES
Why Dubai?
  Shedding a light on Dubai's attributes as a leading destination for international investors (19/09/2017)
UAE: Corporate Governance and the Limited Liability Company
  Ahmed Elnaggar provides an overview of the attraction of the UAE's Limited Liability Company regulation. (07/07/2015)
United Arab Emirates – Evolving Legislation
  Eric Milne examines how the UAE has weathered the financial storm through legislative changes to ensure a dynamic economy. (01/09/2014)
UAE: The Investor’s Favourite Middle Eastern Destination
  With recent changes to Tax Residency and the Competion Law, Yann Mrazek, Cramer-Salamian highlights why the UAE is considered one of the favoured middle eastern jurisdictions for investors. (01/03/2013)
Creating Economic Substance Offshore Using the UAE
  Adriaan Struijk examines the benefits of doing business in the UAE, in particular he considers the free zones in Ras al Khaimah and the tax treaty advantages arising out of the Emirates. (01/01/2012)
Dubai: DIFC Court Jurisdiction Opened to All
  Sunil Thacker examines the benefits provided by the recent opening of the Dubai International Finance Centre's courts to all parties outside the DIFC jurisdiction. (12/12/2011)
The New Financial Architecture and the Role of the DIFC
  Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar provides an insight into the world of emerging IFC’s and explains how these rising markets will lead to a move away from traditional IFC’s towards influential new markets, including the UAE. (01/09/2011)
The UAE: back to business
  Adriaan Struijk looks at the many advantages for those choosing to do business in the UAE, paying particular attention to the little known Emirate of Ras al Khaimah (01/10/2010)
Dubai: Asset Holdings and Succession Issues
  Caroline Rao draws three case studies for three very different types of asset holder in Dubai, each of whom considers succession planning a vital consideration. (02/03/2010)
Dubai International Financial Centre
  Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar takes a detailed look at the inter-linked responsibilities of the DIFC, DFSA and DIFC Courts. (09/02/2010)
The DIFC – a new Jurisdiction for Sharia trust services
  Anthony R D'Aniello reports on Dubai's emergence as a new centre for trusts (07/01/2009)
Trust sector update
  Rosemary Marr provides an update of global developments in the trust sector, with particular emphasis on Jersey, Guernsey, Dubai and Switzerland. (02/01/2008)