United Arab Emirates
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  Guptas seek to shift billions on 24/07/2017
  ‘Ball In Bahamas Court’ Over Tax Exchange Pledges on 05/05/2017
  Ireland: Revenue warns offshore assetholders not to avoid disclosure on 27/04/2017
  UAE Signs Up To Tax Information Exchange Standard on 26/04/2017
  UAE joins global fight against offshore tax evasion on 24/04/2017
  Tax Treaty Loophole Triggers Tax-Free Pension Cash on 11/04/2017
  Tax evasion and havens costing Quebec and Canada billions, report says on 06/04/2017
  Dubai no longer a tax haven! Indians rush to hide undeclared wealth on 14/03/2017
  UAE CB issues capital adequacy regulations in line with Basel III on 06/03/2017
  UAE: IMF chief’s advice for Arab countries on 27/02/2017
  HSBC makes US$77m provision for money laundering, tax investigations on 21/02/2017
  International HNW Looking to Rent, Not Buy on 16/02/2017
  US FATCA IGAs with UAE, Portugal, Croatia, Montserrat enter into force; IGAs signed with Anguilla, Greenland on 01/02/2017
  Bahrain, US agree to implement Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act on 23/01/2017
  Arab bankers: US financial rules turn us into 'spies for the CIA on 06/12/2016
  UAE: Ministry of Finance announces compliance with US FATCA law on tax evasion on 28/11/2016
  Ecuador, United Arab Emirates Sign DTA on 10/11/2016
  Global fight against tax-evaders sets eyes on UAE on 09/11/2016
  UAE seeks stronger economic ties with Hong Kong on 07/11/2016
  Qatar economic growth ‘poised for a rebound’ on 31/10/2016
  Dubai’s transformation into global capital of Islamic economy on schedule on 13/10/2016
  UAE to establish Islamic bank specialising in international trade on 13/10/2016
  Kuwait: FATCA Deal signed in tax data swap between Kuwait and the United States of America on 06/10/2016
  UAE-UK hold joint conference on financial crimes on 27/09/2016
  UK seeks to ratify tax treaties with Uruguay, UAE on 20/07/2016
  Curacao signs up to BEPS and agrees tax treaty with United Arab Emirates on 14/07/2016
  Chile seeks to eliminate double taxation with China, South Africa & UAE on 08/06/2016
  UAE signs two agreements on tax and investment with the Republic of Kosovo on 03/06/2016
  UAE tops region in global residence ranking index on 20/05/2016
  Jersey publishes text of new tax treaty with UAE on 19/05/2016
  Abu Dhabi free zone signs Chinese cooperation pact on 12/05/2016
  UAE inks deal with Jersey to avoid double taxation on 21/04/2016
  UAE, UK sign double tax avoidance pact on 13/04/2016
  UAE: Shariah authority to supervise financial products on 13/04/2016
  UAE, Jordan sign double taxation treaty on 12/04/2016
  UAE signs agreement on exchange of information for tax purposes with Finland on 29/03/2016
  Singapore-UAE tax treaty improved on 22/03/2016
  Abu Dhabi free zone, Luxembourg to push financial services on 16/03/2016
  Shaikh Mohammed issues Dubai Govt Financial Regulation law on 16/03/2016
  DIFC joins Luxembourg Islamic finance talks on 14/03/2016
  Dubai fifth global hub for ultra-rich after London, New York, Singapore & Hong Kong on 04/03/2016
  Dubai’s regulatory network a big plus for foreign banks, according to senior banker on 22/02/2016
  Dubai: DIFC regulator amends collective investment fund rules on 17/02/2016
  UAE experts tell India to smooth path for foreign investors on 15/02/2016
  Antigua & Barbuda plans to open office in UAE on 05/02/2016
  A question of liquidity as UAE banks ‘creak’ on 14/12/2015
  UAE, South Africa sign taxation agreement on 25/11/2015
  UAE welcomes TIEA with Norway on 12/11/2015
  Gulf nations must introduce tax soon, says IMF chief on 09/11/2015
  UAE among top 'nation brands' on 02/11/2015
  Abu Dhabi's tax-free financial zone says open for business on 22/10/2015
  Regulatory reforms to cushion financial soundness of GCC insurance sector on 12/10/2015
  UAE ranked as world's third strongest nation brand on 12/10/2015
  UAE: National Sharia Authority to strengthen regulations on 06/10/2015
  Islamic Finance market set to reach US$3.25 trillion by 2020 on 29/09/2015
  DIFC reports strong growth in H1 2015 on 09/09/2015
  Dubai courts Greek shipowners and operators on 07/09/2015
  Dubai passes legislation to form free zone council on 28/08/2015
  UAE seeking consensus with neighbours on imposing VAT on 19/08/2015
  UAE set for VAT on 17/08/2015
  Gulf-based Islamic banks on growth track: report on 14/08/2015
  Britain's non dom crackdown could affect UAE expatriates on 13/08/2015
  UAE requires broader corporate tax, according to the IMF on 06/08/2015
  Middle East: Taxes could be the next step in fiscal reforms on 03/08/2015
  Abu Dhabi finance zone gears up to open with draft rules on 06/07/2015
  UAE to finish drafting corporate tax, VAT laws this quarter on 03/07/2015
  Dubai: Shrinking western banks prompt DIFC to shift east on 30/06/2015
  US, UAE in new tax compliance agreement on 22/06/2015
  Abu Dhabi’s new financial freezone starts accepting licence applications on 16/06/2015
  Abu Dhabi financial free zone 'no rival to us', says DIFC on 12/06/2015
  UAE firm sues Korea over taxation on 26/05/2015
  UAE ratifies DTAs with Albania and Chile on 21/05/2015
  Kazakhstan keen on DIFC tax-free zone model on 14/05/2015
  UAE: MoF holds 2015 consultative meeting on double taxation avoidance on 13/05/2015
  UAE MoF and UAQ FTZ sign MoU on international OECD tax regulations on 13/04/2015
  UAE’s Islamic banking assets to reach US$263bn by 2019 on 30/03/2015
  UAE: Good going for DIFC in 2014 on 19/03/2015
  UAE MoF issues financial circular to prepare the general federal budget for the fiscal year 2016 on 09/03/2015
  Luxembourg seeks to bolster ties with UAE on 04/03/2015
  Dubai: DMCC launches license for single family offices on 19/02/2015
  UAE to conclude FATCA IGA this month on 18/02/2015
  UAE banks to comply with Fatca before deadline on 16/02/2015
  UAE: New insurance rules positive on 10/02/2015
  New rules to align UAE insurers with European solvency requirements on 03/02/2015
  GCC nationals may face surprise US tax on 02/02/2015
  DIFC to expand cooperation with City of London on 28/01/2015
  Dubai-Luxembourg firm launches Islamic factoring for SMEs on 27/01/2015
  UAE issues federal decrees regarding tax agreements on 14/01/2015
  Abu Dhabi financial centre to base rules on English common law on 09/01/2015
  Abu Dhabi financial zone prepares to receive licence applications on 10/12/2014
  Dubai’s economic success model for China, Arab world according to experts on 25/11/2014
  Azerbaijan, UAE to co-op in high-tech sector on 21/11/2014
  RAK Free Zone commits to share tax info on 19/11/2014
  DIFC aims to replicate first ten years' growth on 18/11/2014
  UAE economy recovering at fast pace, says IMF on 06/11/2014
  Standardisation required to promote Islamic finance in UAE on 30/10/2014
  Malaysia and UAE collaborate on capacity building for Islamic capital market on 29/10/2014
  UAE, Luxembourg amend their double tax agreement on 29/10/2014
  Lighter regulations at DIFC attract three new funds on 06/10/2014
  Gulf banks feeling pinch of shrinking loan margins on 06/10/2014
  Middle East HNWIs can strategically invest in regional family businesses says KPMG on 23/09/2014
  DIFC investments plans to raise about US$700 million in Sukuk sale on 22/09/2014
  UAE reviews progress on tax transparency on 17/09/2014
  UAE- Islamic finance seeks to go green with environment-based products on 03/09/2014
  UAE banking space too crowded, mergers needed – Emirates NBD CEO on 26/08/2014
  UAE: Amended DIFC law to enhance regulation and attract investors on 20/08/2014
  Islamic Finance: UAE margin trade crackdown fans Shariah push on 18/08/2014
  Reforms will make UAE stock market listings more competitive on 04/08/2014
  Moody’s shows Sharjah coming of age with sukuk on 23/07/2014
  UAE most active ME debt capital market in H1 on 15/07/2014
  Dubai informs businesses about Singapore FTA on 20/06/2014
  DFSA signs MoU with UK financial regulator on 17/06/2014
  UAE signs provisional FATCA agreement on 13/06/2014
  UAE central bank warns Dubai property bubble may be forming on 09/06/2014
  UAE moves forward on tax information exchange on 02/06/2014
  UAE gets emerging market status on 16/05/2014
  UAE mulls 'Golden Visa' for investors: Dubai GDRFA chief on 14/05/2014
  Jersey eyes closer ties with UAE financial sector on 12/05/2014
  ESCA, Jersey Financial Services Commission sign MoU on 07/05/2014
  Dubai headed for top of Islamic economy, chief says on 22/04/2014
  UAE invited to invest in Cyprus on 17/04/2014
  UAE pushes for more private business on 14/04/2014
  Dubai to challenge London with Islamic Financing platform on 04/04/2014
  UAE-Luxembourg ties gaining steam on 24/03/2014
  Dubai foreign trade hits Dh1.329 trillion in 2013 on 10/03/2014
  End in sight for UAE Insurance Authority licence ban on 04/03/2014
  UAE bank assets cross Dh2 trillion mark on 03/03/2014
  UAE confirms it will not tax individual income on 26/02/2014
  UAE eyes South-east Asia for bilateral trade, investment relations on 24/02/2014
  UAE shares end the week in the positive on 14/02/2014
  Perfect moment for REITs to show up in the UAE on 12/02/2014
  Corporate issuance expected to pick up pace on 10/02/2014
  Dubai International Financial Centre records strongest post-crash growth on 05/02/2014
  Amendment to Dubai International Finance Centre arbitration law on 22/01/2014
  Dubai regulator strengthens links with Hong Kong and Asia on 22/01/2014
  UAE sets rules to develop covered bonds market on 07/01/2014
  Dubai FSA signs agreements with Italian regulators on 02/01/2014
  Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange to introduce sovereign debt listings on 17/12/2013
  Fiji approves double taxation agreements with UAE and Qatar on 06/12/2013
  UAE signs final agreement to protect and encourage investments with the Netherlands on 04/12/2013
  Dubai races to become global Islamic finance hub on 25/11/2013
  UAE on track to be new economic centre on 19/11/2013
  UAE banking benefits from a change in stance on 18/11/2013
  Dubai, London, Kuala Lumpur vie for Islamic finance crown on 14/11/2013
  UAE plans Islamic finance authority backed by legislation on 31/10/2013
  Tax-free salary key UAE lure for Western expats on 28/10/2013
  Malaysia, UAE tie up to boost economic ties, Islamic finance on 16/10/2013
  Malaysia and UAE tie up to boost economic ties, Islamic finance on 11/10/2013
  Arab banking recovers as states boost economy on 10/10/2013
  UAE’s insurance sector growth tops GCC on 07/10/2013
  Concept of new association for Middle East financial advice gets ringing endorsement on 04/10/2013
  Dubai to be home of Arab world’s first British Centre on 24/09/2013
  UAE ‘must improve financial market infrastructure’ on 20/09/2013
  Western banks eye growth in Islamic trade finance on 18/09/2013
  UAE banks poised to reap benefits of rising developing market trade flows on 13/09/2013
  Dubai and London are well placed to capitalise on global interest in Islamic Finance on 10/09/2013
  Dubai finance centre keeps expanding with seven per cent jobs growth in 2013 on 06/09/2013
  Dubai Financial Market cap down 1.8 per cent on 02/09/2013
  UAE ranks third most popular hub for British expats on 21/08/2013
  New free zone planned in the UAE on 20/08/2013
  UAE banks deposits up 7.5 per cent on 19/08/2013
  IMF warns Dubai on debt, surging property prices on 31/07/2013
  UAE Banks Federation in regulation overhaul on 30/07/2013
  The UAE’s foreign direct investment windfall on 29/07/2013
  Dubai Centre for Islamic Banking and Finance launched on 25/07/2013
  Dubai loses ground to London in battle of banking on 15/07/2013
  Russian businesses see Dubai as gateway to tap Middle Eastern markets on 27/06/2013
  UAE’s wealthy among most active in managing money on 25/06/2013
  Cutting Northern Ireland's business tax rate could lead to UK unravelling: Vince Cable on 21/06/2013
  Middle East investors eye hedge funds on 11/06/2013
  Peru to eliminate double taxation for UAE businesses on 28/05/2013
  New laws for UAE money exchange firms on 20/05/2013
  UAE unveils separate court system for Abu Dhabi financial hub on 03/05/2013
  UAE signs final agreement to avoid double taxation on income with Republic of Hungary on 02/05/2013
  London and Dubai want Islamic finance crown on 01/05/2013
  Abu Dhabi plans financial free zone, may resemble Dubai on 29/04/2013
  Dubai consults on new tax legislation on 22/04/2013
  Islamic microfinance market touches USD1bn on 22/04/2013
  United Arab Emirates amends rules on private placement of hedge funds on 04/04/2013
  UAE looks at bank procedures to comply with new US tax act on 03/04/2013
  Arab bank chief expects over $25bn to be moved from EU to UAE on 02/04/2013
  UAE central bank says must implement curbs on risk on 14/03/2013
  UAE, Benin sign deal to avoid double taxation on 12/03/2013
  Warning from Dubai Financial Services on 11/03/2013
  Islamic finance to land UAE among top economies in the world: Sheikh Mohammed on 28/02/2013
  American expats warned against tax non-compliance on 28/02/2013
  UAE - Central bank okays limits on foreign currency placements on 21/02/2013
  FNC resumes debate on new UAE companies law on 18/02/2013
  Fears for UAE investments over draft foreign ownership legislation on 13/02/2013
  Panama approves Israeli, UAE double tax pacts on 12/02/2013
  Inconsistent regulation hurting Gulf’s Takaful industry on 11/02/2013
  Location, new rules may aid Dubai’s Islamic business push on 07/02/2013
  Serbia to sign the contract on avoiding the double taxation with UAE on 14/01/2013
  Qatar Move to Rival Dubai in Gulf Finance Market on 14/12/2012
  UAE tax treaties on the rise on 03/12/2012
  Long road ahead for Gulf hubs on 26/11/2012
  Dubai clarifies rules on free zones on 26/11/2012
  UAE, Mexico sign double taxation avoidance agreement on 23/11/2012
  Commercial companies law needed soon, says UAE official on 19/11/2012
  Dubai doesn’t need bonds now on 13/11/2012
  Al Ghurair fears UAE banks may become over-regulated on 25/10/2012
  UAE, Japan sign treaty on taxation on 18/10/2012
  UAE, Panama sign Agreement on Avoidance of Double Taxation on Income on 16/10/2012
  Call to make UAE trading hub for Chinese yuan on 01/10/2012
  UAE, Fiji sign deal to eliminate double taxation on 05/09/2012
  UAE brokers face sweeping and punitive regulatory changes on 31/08/2012
  UAE to adopt Basel III early on 17/08/2012
  UAE fund rules seen as ‘natural evolutionary development’ on 09/08/2012
  UAE unveils tighter rules for funds on 07/08/2012
  New UAE investment fund rules will only help Qatar, say analysts on 06/08/2012
  UAE: SCA issues regulations for investment funds on 03/08/2012
  DIFC contribution to UAE GDP grows to 1.4 per cent on 26/07/2012
  UAE market regulator issues Investment Law on 25/07/2012
  Double Tax Agreement (DTA) between the Government of the United Arab Emirates and Fiji Government on 19/07/2012
  UAE signs MoU with global forum on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes on 18/07/2012
  UAE’s strides in global ranking hailed on 01/06/2012
  UAE banks set to resist lending rules on 29/05/2012
  NIB backs AAOIFI’s efforts to reform Islamic finance industry on 22/05/2012
  Dubai FSA signs co-operation deal with Chinese regulator on 17/05/2012
  UAE bids to host Islamic trade lender branch on 05/04/2012
  UAE mulls uniform corporate tax rate on 27/03/2012
  Islamic Finance seen to growth between 15-20 per cent per annum on 26/03/2012
  Jersey to visit to UAE and Qatar to strengthen links on 16/03/2012
  UAE, Latvia sign avoidance of double taxation agreement on 12/03/2012
  Dubai and TheCityUK sign partnership agreement to boost collaboration between financial centres on 23/02/2012
  Dubai may set up secondary SME listing market on 13/02/2012
  Dubai will meet debt maturities in 2012, says report on 06/02/2012
  Dubai down, Abu Dhabi up as UAE markets walk different paths on 02/02/2012
  Luxembourg expects strong investment flows from Gulf on 01/02/2012
  New regulatory regime in Dubai on 17/01/2012
  UAE Central Bank issues circular to banks on financial statements on 23/12/2011
  Dubai and Cyprus sign MoU agreement on 07/12/2011
  UAE’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Law almost ready on 24/11/2011
  UAE, Kenya sign double taxation agreement on 22/11/2011
  No new UAE taxes in 2012 on 21/11/2011
  Dubai: DIFC wants to become clean, green finance hub on 17/11/2011
  Islamic bodies eye corporate funding opportunities on 11/10/2011
  Asset managers urge unified rules for Middle East on 07/10/2011
  UAE stocks lead Gulf markets in thin trade on 30/08/2011
  Currency and gold trading surge in UAE as equity volumes plunge on 15/08/2011
  Dubai's ICD says opts to repay US$4 bln loan in full on 11/08/2011
  Dubai: Gulf stocks dive on 08/08/2011
  DUBAI: New governor for DIFC on 29/07/2011
  UAE delays final draft on fund regulations on 20/07/2011
  Dubai seen safe business haven on 10/05/2011
  Dubai economy poised to leap in 2011 on 05/05/2011
  Dubai International Financial Centre law change 'to boost legal clarity' on 26/04/2011
  London tops financial-center list on 22/03/2011
  DIFC proposes investment fund for realty nationwide on 17/03/2011
  Wealthy Arabs eye Swiss banks as uprisings spread on 14/03/2011
  Offshore property loophole to close on 17/02/2011
  Dubai exports Islamic Finance to Europe on 26/01/2011
  UAE insurance market set to experience strong growth on 11/01/2011
  Dubai denies plan to offload London exchange stake on 21/12/2010
  Office rents at DIFC slashed by 'up to 50per cent' on 13/12/2010
  Islamic finance struggles to rouse inert fund industry on 02/12/2010
  Dubai not considering imposing taxes: Al Tayer on 29/11/2010
  UAE among economies easiest in tax payment on 24/11/2010
  Bahrain seeks to retain finance lead on 16/11/2010
  Mauritius stocks ‘bullish’ in new coverage at Nomura on 10/11/2010
  Will the IFCA become the new international center for wealth management? on 09/11/2010
  International borrowers take to Islamic bond market on 29/10/2010
  Dubai must do more to be global centre again on 28/10/2010
  Islamic fund management sector to see global players on 21/10/2010
  New DIFC rules to attract funds on 14/10/2010
  Qatar brings in new corporate tax regime on 08/10/2010
  No Shariah rules for breaking deals gets regulator review: Islamic Finance on 04/10/2010
  Dubai emerging confident from crisis on 30/09/2010
  Hong Kong joins NY, London as top finance centre on 21/09/2010
  Basel leaves thirst for funds on 20/09/2010
  Dubai can rewrite success story: Western analyst on 17/09/2010
  Dubai may help Abu Dhabi on 01/09/2010
  Sovereign sukuk beating company debt first time since May: Islamic Finance on 25/08/2010
  Dubai says it has no plans to seek rating, sell bonds on 25/08/2010
  First UK Islamic bond launches on 17/08/2010
  DIFC Investments to cut US$1bn from debt on 10/08/2010
  Bahrain regulator may limit scholars’ role: Islamic Finance on 09/08/2010
  Global financial centres after the crisis on 03/08/2010
  Dubai Courts and DIFC Courts cooperate in enforcement of judgments on 26/07/2010
  Dubai prepares to launch second-tier market on 21/07/2010
  Jersey wins Best International Finance Centre award on 18/06/2010
  Dubai hits the road to reassure its investors on 08/06/2010
  Financial hubs to be replaced by 'spider web' on 03/06/2010
  Swiss parliament to vote on banking secrecy on 24/05/2010
  DIFC governor to address financial system’s ‘shortcomings’ on 24/05/2010
  Dubai World close to terms with bank panel over debt restructure on 21/05/2010
  FTSE approves UAEs markets for inclusion on 20/05/2010
  Islamic finance attracting non-Muslims: Zeti on 05/05/2010
  DTA for Singapore and Saudi Arabia on 03/05/2010
  Euro hedge funds eye move to Asia, Switzerland on 29/04/2010
  Indian tax authorities keep close eye on citizens abroad on 28/04/2010
  Dubai Ministry of Justice signs MoU with DIFC on 23/04/2010
  Dubai World debt plan welcomed on 09/04/2010
  Dubai World gets $9.5bn state bailout on 26/03/2010
  Investors hopeful of positive report from Dubai World on 24/03/2010
  Islamic bonds need short term cashflow answer on 23/03/2010
  New regulations for offshore firms in Dubai on 10/03/2010
  Dubai World fallout reflected in Moody’s downgrades on 05/03/2010
  Dubai debt tribunal inundated on 02/03/2010
  Increased arbitration and litigation in DIFC a result of financial crisis on 25/02/2010
  IMF revises growth forecast for UAE on 16/02/2010
  Reform plans for DIFC Courts on 12/02/2010
  Qatar overhauls IFC in challenge to neighbours on 02/02/2010
  Slow-growing for Islamic finance market on 27/01/2010
  Dubai bolsters executive council post-crisis on 22/01/2010
  OECD lauds TIEA success on 20/01/2010
  DIFC in bid for bigger share of mutual funds industry on 13/01/2010
  Further uncertainty in Dubai on 22/12/2009
  Lenders hone in on Dubai on 03/12/2009
  Dubai World to restructure debt on 02/12/2009
  Dubai debt fuels another confidence crisis on 01/12/2009
  Dubai's mounting debt shakes stock market on 27/11/2009
  Female investors hold more than £35.9bn of funds in Gulf on 10/11/2009
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