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Good News: UAE No Longer on European Union Blacklist

22 February 2018

The European Union recently removed several countries, including the UAE, from its “blacklist” of Uncooperative Tax Havens. The move is due to the country’s improved tax transparency. In addition, 113 more agreements between the UAE and EU were set down to avoid the double taxation problem, including 8 that would mean greater tax information exchange.[...]

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Benefits of Setting Up a Shams Free Zone Company In the United Arab Emirates

15 January 2018

Globalization has meant that if you wish to set up a new company, such as an Ecommerce, consultancy or trading business, you don’t have to sieve through commercial property pages in your local area. With places like Dubai around, you can save yourself a lot of dollars by taking your business there, as the Shams Free Zone offers a lot of concessions to businesses...

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Our Commitment

  1. Your Company in Sharjah Airport Free Zone formed within 10 working days. *
  2. Competitive and transparent pricing
  3. Complete confidentiality
  4. UAE Residency Visa for you and family members
  5. Setting up your company with a bank account including eBanking and debit card
Sharjah Airport International Free Zone Company

Sharjah Airport International Free Zone Company Main Characteristics:

Company typeFree Zone Limited Liability Company
Governing corporate legislationSharjah International Airport Free Zone Authority
Information published relating to company officersCompany director names are not disclosed
ConfidentialityComplete confidentiality
Accounting requirementAccounts and auditing are required
TaxationNo corporate or personal taxation
LegislationSharjah International Airport Free Zone Authority 
Standard currencyUAE Dirhams pegged to USD
Time to form10 working days
CommunicationEfficient communication
Local sponsor requirementNot needed
Residence visa issuanceResidence Visa issued
Number of directors neededA minimum of one director

Licensing types:

  • Industrial License

    Allows the investor to import raw material, manufacture, process, assemble, package and export the finished product.

  • Commercial License

    Allows the investor to import, export, distribute, consolidate and store items specified in the license. There is a maximum limit of three similar product lines.

  • General Trading License

    This allows the holder to trade in an assortment of products. This type of license can be obtained under the commercial license.

  • Service License

    Allows the investor to carry out only specified services.

The types of companies that can be registered:

  • Branch of a foreign company
  • Branch of a UAE company
  • Free Zone Est. (FZE)
  • Free Zone Co. (FZC)

Information concerning SAIF Zone


SAIF Zone has been active since 1995. With its easy access to seaports on the Gulf of Oman (Port Khor Fakkan) and the Arabian Gulf (Port Khalid), complemented by the fact that SAIF Zone is built adjacent to the Sharjah International Airport. It enjoys strategic location. SAIF now accommodates over 5000 companies.

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