The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has announced that it will open online registration for tax purposes for businesses in mid-September 2017,providing an integrated system to serve the business sectors as per the highest international standards. This marks a major step underlining the UAE’s leading position in the application of a world-class tax system. The announcement was…

The market for drones in the GCC is expected to reach $1.5 billion by 2022, presenting a massive opportunity for regional telecom operators, according to Strategy&, formerly Booz & Company, and part of the PwC network. By leveraging their capabilities and resources, these companies can play a central role in the development of the regional…

UAE stock investors aligned with global investment trends during the first of half of 2017, according to Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, which has published results announcing the most traded stocks on SaxoTraderGO – the trading platform that provides instant access to global financial markets – between January and June of…

  Capital comes from $90 million Abu Dhabi government grant earmarked for Guinea Guinea’s National Dispatch Centre cornerstone-laying ceremony draws attendance of Guinean President Centre to support West African Power Pool program Project to serve more than 10 million people   Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity in development aid, attended…

The latest report from leading real estate consultancy Asteco indicates Q2 rental price declines for apartments and villas of four percent and one percent respectively. “Approximately 600 apartments were handed over during the second quarter, and more than 2,000 additional units are expected to be delivered over the next six months, placing further pressure on rates….

Automation and connectivity will further shape millennials’ wealth management tastes and how advisers service clients, according to the white paper on millennial wealth, which was launched by the UBS Wealth Management’s Chief Investment Office. As technology diffuses, millennials and their advisers look set to lead a wider movement beyond ‘financial supermarkets’ and towards broader, more…