ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Mar 2011

In March 2011, the government of the United Arab Emirates announced changed rules for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 03 Mar 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Entry and ownership rule

On 3 March 2011, Abu Dhabi's Executive Council adopted a decree allowing full foreign ownership in the Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone business park. This new decree allows foreign companies setting up around Abu Dhabi's airport to exercise 100 per cent ownership and repatriate all of their profits.

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