UAE l DUBAI INTERNATIONAL GROUP

Dubai
Internet
City

Approximate Processing Time

License:        

Establishment card      

Visa application process

E-channel

2-3 business days

3-5 business days

7 business days

24 hours

Dubai
Internet
City

License:        

Establishment card      

Visa application process

E-channel

2-3 business days

3-5 business days

7 business days

24 hours

"UAE Companies demonstrate a culture of innovation and excellence, driven by a dynamic and skilled workforce. Their ability to adapt to an ever-changing business landscape is a reflection of the UAE's commitment to progress and success."

Set up your company in Dubai Internet City

Dubai Internet City (DIC) is a free economic zone located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, that was established in the year 2000. It is designed for companies operating in the technology sector, including software development, e-commerce, and IT services. 

Here are some key facts about Dubai Internet City Free Zone

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Dubai Internet City Free Zone is designed for companies operating in the technology sector, including software development, e-commerce, and IT services. The free zone also welcomes businesses that provide support services to the technology industry, such as legal, accounting, and consulting firms. 

Some of the benefits of setting up a business in Dubai Internet City Free Zone include 100% foreign ownership, zero tax on income and profits, no currency restrictions, access to world-class infrastructure and facilities, and a robust legal and regulatory framework. 

To set up a business in Dubai Internet City Free Zone, you will need to submit an application form, along with the necessary documents, to the Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone Authority. The registration process typically takes around 2-4 weeks.

Yes, there is a minimum capital requirement for setting up a business in Dubai Internet City Free Zone. The minimum capital requirement varies depending on the type of business activity, but it typically ranges from AED 50,000 to AED 100,000. 
 

Yes, companies operating in Dubai Internet City Free Zone can trade with companies outside the free zone. However, they may be subject to certain import and export regulations, and they may need to obtain the necessary licenses and permits from the relevant authorities.

No, there are no restrictions on hiring employees from outside the UAE in Dubai Internet City Free Zone. Companies operating in the free zone can hire employees from any country, subject to the relevant visa and work permit requirements. 

Approximate Processing Time

The processing time for setting up a business in Dubai Internet City (DIC) Free Zone can vary depending on several factors, including the type of license, the nature of the business activity, and the completeness of the application. Generally, the process can take between 2-4 weeks for a straightforward application, but it can take longer for more complex applications. 
 
It is important to note that the processing time can be expedited by engaging the services of a professional consultant who can assist with the application process and ensure that all requirements are met. Additionally, DIC Free Zone offers a fast-track service for companies looking to set up a business quickly, which can significantly reduce the processing time. The fast-track service is available for an additional fee and can help businesses establish a presence in the free zone in as little as 3-5 working days. 
 
It is recommended that businesses consult with a professional consultant or engage with DIC’s customer service representatives to get a better understanding of the expected processing time and requirements for their specific business activity. 

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Dubai Multi Commodities Centre-DMCC

designed for trade, DMCC has everything to set up, grow and build your business. Three times crowned ‘Global Free Zone of the Year’ by the Financial Times magazine,

Enjoy amazing amenities in DMCC

DMCC is home to a vibrant community, innovative infrastructure, world-class services and a stunning choice of properties, all minutes from excellent air, sea and road links to the world.
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