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The Arab-British Chamber of Commerce Mr Abdeslam El Idrissi Director of Trade Services. “Our relations with Britain are age-old. We are so close with one another and through this mutual closeness we have found that Britain is worth of respect and trust.”
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“Our relations with Britain are age-old. We are so close with one another and through this mutual closeness we have found that Britain is worth of respect and trust.”
The late president and founder of the UAE
Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
The Arab world is held together by the twin pillars of Islam and the Arabic language. However, there are huge variations in history, culture and business practice between them.
UK companies wishing to do business in the Arab world will find that they have advanced or developing modern economies and not to dissimilar to those of other overseas markets.
These countries are more likely to require the kinds of goods and services that UK companies offer. particularly in Internationally Traded Services, such as software or third level education, and in manufacturing sectors.
The Arab world offers a wide range of great business opportunities for UK companies.
“The Arab States region is home to over 330 million people, living in 22 countries that stretch from Morocco, Mauritania
and Algeria in the west to Yemen and Oman in the east, which equates to 5% of the world’s population and their combined economies surpass 1 trillion US dollars, and growing by 5% annually”
Bahrain 0.7 million
Comoros 0.7 million
Djibouti 0.5 million
Egypt 80.1 million
Iraq 27.5 million
Jordan 6.1 million
Kuwait 2.5 million
Lebanon 3.9 million
Libya 6.1 million
Morocco 33.1 million
Mauritania 3.2 millionThe 22 Arab States Population
Ruler of Abu Dhabi
Ruler of Dubai
Ruler of Sharjah
Ruler of Ra’s al-Khaimah
Ruler of Fujairah
Ruler of Umm al-Qaiwain
Ruler of Ajman
Calculated on the CIF value at the rate of 5%
• 100% foreign ownership permitted
• Local sponsor must be appointed
•foreign ownership restricted to 49%
• local partner is required
• 100% foreign ownership
• no import duties
option to renew
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