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3 days ago
The Future of KSA: A Window to Explore Business Expansion
Saudi Arabia’s steps towards reform keep making the news these days with its government’s drive towards modernisation and innovation, but…
3 weeks ago
Top 5 Fastest-Growing Business Sectors And Getting Them Started
The power of the internet has led to a new world of possibilities thriving on innovation and technology. People worldwide…
3 weeks ago
Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Set Up a Dubai Mainland Company
If you are an entrepreneur looking to set up your company in Dubai, you must decide where to set up –Dubai…
3 weeks ago
Business Setup Landscape in the UAE and Why is it the Best Option for Expats
A business hub for the region and beyond, the UAE continues to be increasingly popular and attractive to businesses worldwide.…
1 month ago
Joint Ventures, Technology Supply, and Rising Opportunities Discussed at the First In-Person UAE-Israel Business Roundtable
Dubai, December 14, 2020 Creative Zone, the Dubai based business advisory firm and Capital Club Dubai recently organised the first…
1 month ago
Benefits of Setting Up a DED Company
The Department of Economic Development (DED) is the apex body responsible for new company setups in Mainland Dubai. It is…
1 month ago
Setting Up a Business in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi is the capital of the UAE and the largest emirate, constituting more than three-quarters of the country's area.…
2 months ago
UAE Redefines Foreign Ownership and Investment Laws for Commercial Companies
According to experts, the new decree will remarkably boost the UAE's attractiveness to foreign investors following the changes in the…
2 months ago
A Step by Step Guide of Setting Up a Business In Dubai Mainland
Alistair Paine, Business Setup Manager at Creative Zone explains in detail, the step by step procedure of setting up a…
2 months ago
Why is the UAE considered to be among the top countries to live and do business?
Dubai November 15, 2020 With the introduction of new personal and family laws, the UAE has once again exhibited that…
3 months ago
Building Bridges Between The UAE and The Nigerian Business Community, with Lorenzo Jooris, CEO, Creative Zone
As trade volume exceeds $1.5billion between the UAE and Nigeria, the countries enter a new era of growth and prosperity.…
3 months ago
What is the New DED One Day License and How Does it Benefit Entrepreneurs? Hear it from Romell Gumbs, business setup advisor in Dubai
Dubai is one of the world's largest business hubs, attracting thousands of entrepreneurs and foreign investors from across the globe…
3 months ago
How to Renew DED License and Avail Instalments and Discounts? Answers Alistair Paine, Business Setup Expert in Dubai
Business owners in the Dubai Mainland have to renew their DED license every year. Failing to renew the DED license…
3 months ago
Al Jalila Foundation and the Dubai Business Women Council team up to raise the importance of early and regular testing in breast cancer
Dubai, 19th October According to studies, the average age of diagnosis is ten years younger in the UAE than anywhere…
4 months ago
Is It the Right Time to Set Up Business in Dubai?
While we are all going through chaotic times during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the future seems ambiguous, the current situation…
4 months ago
Top 5 Profitable Businesses To Start in Dubai
Dubai is known for its welcoming business environment for new entrepreneurs.  With an incredibly attractive zero percent tax regime, numerous…
5 months ago
Set Up a Company In Dubai – Best structures and jurisdictions for setting up your business
Assisting people in setting up their businesses is not only our job but also a passion. And it was once…
5 months ago
What is the CZ Accelerator ‘X Scale’ & Why Should You Be Part of It?
We believe that entrepreneurs are the primary catalysts for bringing in positive socio-economic change in a country. That is why,…
5 months ago
How To Start a 100% Foreign-Owned DED Mainland Company
Before applying for a DED license in Dubai, a business owner must first decide where to establish the business -…
5 months ago
Immigration Alert: Important visa updates
Please see below the new visa guidelines issued by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship on 10th July 2020.…
5 months ago
Generating Leads for Business – The approach and strategy explained
Generating leads for businesses remains one of the most debated topics, everyone has their own theory and approaches they stand…
6 months ago
Creative Zone Revamps Its Exclusive Networking Portal CZ Connect To The Wider Entrepreneurial Community
UAE based business setup advisory firm Creative Zone announced the opening of its networking portal CZ Connect 2.0 to the…
6 months ago
Why is Dubai Still Considered Best to Start a Business Despite COVID-19 Situation?
To start any business, you need good infrastructure, financial and human resources, transportation, buyers, and above all, a safe and…
6 months ago
10 Factors To Consider When Setting Up an E-Commerce Company in Dubai
Online shopping has become a popular trend among millions of consumers around the world. It has become a new way…
7 months ago
An E-Commerce Success Story
Creative Zone invited Mona Ataya, CEO and Founder of Mumzworld, for a webinar to discuss her journey as an entrepreneur,…
7 months ago
Getting Dubai Residency Through Company Formation
Benefits of setting up your business in the UAE   On June 25th Creative Zone organised a webinar to educate…
7 months ago
Road To Recovery – Reviving our Economic Engines
On June 18, Creative Zone organised a webinar to facilitate a discussion on how economies will recover from the period…
7 months ago
Making of an Entrepreneur Webinar Highlights
On 15th June, Monday, June 15, Creative Zone organised an exclusive webinar for people in the aviation industry. The aviation…
7 months ago
E-Commerce Business Launchpad
On Wednesday, 10th May, Creative Zone organised a webinar on setting up E-Commerce businesses in the wake of COVID-19 and…
8 months ago
How To Obtain A General Trading License in Dubai?
A favorable business environment, no-tax regime, supportive government, ease of doing business, huge demand for goods, and proximity to the…
8 months ago
Individual Sponsorship vs Corporate Sponsorship vs Local Service Agent
Foreign entrepreneurs looking to set up a company in Dubai Mainland need to find a local sponsor for licensing purposes. Local sponsorship…
8 months ago
‘All Things Business’ with Vusi Thembekwayo
On Thursday 4th June Creative Zone organised a power-packed session with Vusi Thembekwayo, a Globally known speaker, Venture Capitalist, and…
8 months ago
Set Up Your Business Today: Webinar Highlights
Dubai May 27, 2020 Creative Zone organised a webinar on setting up businesses in the current scenario. The session was…
8 months ago
Building Future Leaders Post Covid-19
May 20, 2020 Dubai Creative Zone conducted an important session on how leadership should be changing in these tumulus times…
8 months ago
How to Set up a Company in Sharjah Media City?
Sharjah Media City (SHAMS) was launched in the emirate of Sharjah in January 2017. It is a Free Zone media…
8 months ago
What are the Various DED License Options To Set Up a Business in Dubai?
Before applying for a DED license in Dubai, as a business owner, you must first identify where you want to…
8 months ago
Webinar Highlights: Economic Substance Regulations Act
Dubai May 13, 2020 The latest webinar conducted by Creative Zone, on the UAE’s Economic Substance Regulation proved to be…
9 months ago
How New Trends Will Shape The UAE Market For The Next 50 years?
Key Takeaways & Outlook Continued shift towards knowledge economy Focus on new and growing business sectors such as vertical farming,…
9 months ago
Power Women of The UAE Webinar Highlights
Dubai May 6, 2020 Gender parity in the business world, networking opportunities and Creative Zone’s partnership with Dubai Business Women…
9 months ago
Webinar Highlight: Business Impact 2.0
Dubai April 29, 2020 How long can we keep the lights on? An uplifting session on adapting personal and professional…
9 months ago
Technology – The Good, The Bad and The Future
Dubai April 26, 2020 Creative Zone organised a live webinar with Abdallah Abu-Sheikh, founder of Rizek, , Kara Tointon &…
9 months ago
Structural Change during COVID-19, Adhering to UAE Labor Law and New Resolutions
Creative Zone Hosts Webinar to Discuss Unpaid Leaves, Work from home and Redundancies in jobs during COVID-19 On 16th of…
10 months ago
10 Penalties You May Incur If The Business Is Not Set Up Right
When you’re setting up a business in Dubai, you need to fulfill all the legal requirements, failing which you may…
10 months ago
What is Corporate Sponsorship and How Creative Zone Can Help You With Your Business Set-up Needs?
If you are a foreign national looking to set up a business on the Dubai Mainland, then local sponsorship is…
10 months ago
What are My Options for Setting Up a Business in the UAE?
With the UAE's impressive growth in recent years, promising economic growth projections, and ambitious projects underway, there has been no…
10 months ago
Top 10 Challenges faced by New Entrepreneurs in Dubai
Though business in Dubai is booming, its entrepreneurial landscape has changed significantly in recent years. In spite of the several…
10 months ago
10 Reasons Why Creative Zone should help you with your Concierge and Pro Services
Best Concierge and PRO Services in Dubai In an increasingly competitive market, setting up and running a successful business can…
10 months ago
COVID-19 FAQs
Is Creative Zone open? Yes, the team is fully operational, furthermore our offices both on the 19th floor (Suite 1901)…
10 months ago
How Do I Set Up My Own Restaurant in the UAE?
Dubai is one of the top ten tourist destinations in the world. It has also become the hub of delicious…
10 months ago
Adopting Best Practices: COVID – 19
In light of the continuing spread of COVID-19, Creative Zone have stepped up to take active measures to safeguard the…
10 months ago
Creative Zone Partners with Oliv to Boost Career Opportunities for Fresh Graduates
Creative Zone, an integrated business setup consultancy, join hands with Oliv, a platform that connects fresh graduates and undergraduates with…
11 months ago
Mainland Dubai Company Formation
What is a Mainland Company? A mainland company is an onshore company licensed by the Department of Economic Development (DED)…
11 months ago
Key Milestones of Creative Zone
Planning to start a new business in Dubai? Looking for some professional help? Welcome to Creative Zone! Creative Zone is…
11 months ago
The impact of Expo 2020 on the UAE economy
If the forecasts by international analysts hold true, EXPO 2020, Dubai will attract a massive 25 million additional new visitors…
11 months ago
Top 10 Amazing Facts on IT Startups in Dubai
If you dream of launching an IT venture of your own, then Dubai is a perfect destination for you! Dubai…
11 months ago
Why is it best to start a Tech Firm in Dubai?
Dreaming of starting your own tech firm? Looking for the right location? Welcome to Dubai! Dubai is one of the…
11 months ago
Why is Dubai the Best Place to Live and Do Business?
Why is Dubai an Ideal Place for Doing Business? Dubai is one of the most happening cities in the world…
11 months ago
What are the Different Taxes Levied in Dubai?
Dubai is considered a tax-free city because the UAE government does not impose any income tax on corporations and individuals.…
11 months ago
All You Need to Know About Dubai Free Zones
What is Dubai Free Zone? Dubai is now one of the largest business hubs in the world that is ideal…
11 months ago
5 Dos and Don’ts for Startups in Dubai
Dubai is one of the biggest business hubs in the world that offers lucrative business opportunities to entrepreneurs and overseas…
12 months ago
Event Highlights: Exploring the World of Social Media Marketing
The social activity levels of individuals over the past 5 years has seen to be increasing exponentially. Whether it be…
1 year ago
CZ Social Club: A Night of Networking for Creative Zone Members
The official launch of the all new networking event for Creative Zone members on the 25th of November witnessed a…
1 year ago
Creative Zone Partners with Dubai Economic Department to Support Workshops at Leading Universities in Dubai
The Higher Colleges of Technology in Dubai witnessed a huge participation at the DED led workshop on their new DED…
1 year ago
The new Economic Substance Rules in the UAE – Does it impact you?
The United Arab Emirates released rules concerning the Regulations for Economic Substance (ES) in the UAE. The introduction of the…
1 year ago
RAK Economic Zone: An ideal place for business & quality living
RAKEZ is one of the leading investment hubs in the UAE that offers customizable solutions to free zone and non-free…
1 year ago
Reasons why you ever need to hire advisory firms for your business setup
In the present time, reaching the global market is becoming the latest trend for business owners. Expanding overseas like in…
1 year ago
Promote and develop your business organization
Do you own a business organization? Are you scouting around the net to set up a business organization in Dubai…
1 year ago
Expo 2020 – why is it the right time for SMEs to set up business in Dubai?
Dubai is gearing up to host the first ever World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and…
2 years ago
A Quick Guide to Tax in the UAE for SMEs
The UAE introduced Value Added Tax (VAT) on the consumption of goods and services in 2018. Since it came into…
2 years ago
The UAE is fast-emerging as a launch pad for Fintech Start-ups and Entrepreneurs
According to a recent report by Bloomberg Intelligence, fintech startups in the region is forecast to expand from 96 in…
2 years ago
Why SMEs setting up business in the UAE should consider using payment gateway solutions
As a start-up or SME payment gateways provide a fast and effective way to support online payments that avoids the…
2 years ago
100% Foreign Ownership to Boost Economic Activity Across the UAE
The UAE Cabinet, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of…
2 years ago
Why this is the best time to become an entrepreneur in the UAE
It's the birth of new hope and a promising future for expats in the UAE when the government has recently…
2 years ago
How to set up a company in Fujairah Creative City Free Zone
One basic rule before plunging into the world of business is to do research. While shortlisting and exploring the different…
2 years ago
Starting a business in Dubai: 4 types of trade license you need to know
The emirate of Dubai is home to well-established local and international brands as well as the growing startup and SME…
2 years ago
3 things to consider before freelancing in the UAE
Everyone craves for freedom. Whether it’s freedom from the corporate structure or freedom from a strict work schedule that you've…
2 years ago
How to get your events management license in Dubai and the UAE
Such is the size of the UAE events and exhibitions industry that those held at Dubai World Trade Centre alone…
2 years ago
Should your company start accepting cashless payments in the UAE?
Like many businesses in the UAE, you probably rely heavily on cash payments. But you’ve heard the whispers: the times…
2 years ago
5 ways to boost employee happiness and productivity – without going over budget
As your potential workforce increasingly seeks employment with companies that adopt forward-thinking approaches, showing your appreciation to your employees this…
2 years ago
Dubai Media City Company Setup in 5 Steps
If you’re looking to do business in Dubai, one of your first ports of call should be to investigate the…
2 years ago
Innovating Ways for Easy Business Setup in the UAE
As published in Gulf News, Sunday, 4th March 2019 CREATIVE ZONE, the largest business setup company in the UAE, has…
2 years ago
Startups and CSR: 7 ways to give back even when cash is low
Over 75% of CEOs define business success by more than profit, and companies the world-over battle to balance commercial growth…
2 years ago
What business lessons can you learn from these sporting greats?
The worlds of sport and business are often held up for comparison. And with good reason. There are many lessons…
2 years ago
Dubai Silicon Oasis company setup – 2019 guide
 If you’re considering starting a business in the UAE, one of the first tasks on your checklist should be to…
2 years ago
How to start a restaurant or cafeteria in Dubai and the UAE
The global restaurant industry is booming. Despite economic fluctuations the world over, nothing seems to dampen our appetite for eating…
2 years ago
How to build a winning startup culture from day one
Creating the right company culture from the outset will give your startup more chance of success in the UAE. Happy…
2 years ago
Why this is the best time to set up your Dubai Mainland business
The Emirate of Dubai has transformed from just being a desert land to a highly urbanised business hub, boasting some…
2 years ago
3 ecommerce tactics to stay ahead of your competitors in 2019
Ecommerce is massively competitive, and only getting more so. There are so many different marketing tactics out there nowadays –…
2 years ago
Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) Company Formation
Any entrepreneur setting up in the UAE must at least consider establishing a business in one of the country’s many…
2 years ago
RAK International Corporate Centre (RAK ICC) Company Formation
If you’re looking to start a business in the UAE, one of the first things to consider is whether it…
2 years ago
Perfect pitch: How to write a financial plan that accelerates startup growth
When it comes to writing a financial plan that gives your company the foundation it needs to grow and achieve…
2 years ago
Working together: 6 ways to remain friends with your business partner
Yes, it is possible to remain friends with your business partner and build a relationship that yields greater success. However,…
2 years ago
Number crunching for startups – how to record your finances
Being on top of your startup’s finances from day one can save you precious dirhams and get your business off…
2 years ago
Is your business plan firing on all cylinders
Successful startup founders don’t leave growth to chance. That’s why you need a business plan. The right business plan gives…
2 years ago
Can coworking spaces help your business become more productive?
  Major companies such as HSBC embrace the concept. Both Instagram and Uber started life using the concept. So what…
2 years ago
Business Owners: 4 ways to make the best use of your time
An entrepreneur’s time is precious. And with so many demands vying for your attention, it’s not always easy to know…
2 years ago
5 ways to create an affordable marketing plan that delivers real ROI
In a rapidly evolving world, creating affordable marketing plans is increasingly dependent on your ability to use the latest consumer…
2 years ago
How to get your general trading license in Dubai
One of the first things an entrepreneur needs to do when starting a company in Dubai is gain an understanding…

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