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The UAE is made up of many expats and while Arabic is the official language, English is widely spoken across the seven Emirates. Often documents will originate in another language and will need to be translated into Arabic before they can b...  more
Article by Wayne Merrick on Jan 10th 2019
Whether you are setting up a new business in the UAE, applying for an employment visa or sponsoring your family there are a wide range of documents that need to be presented in support of these processes. You’ll no doubt have heard the...  more
Article by Anna Buckley on Nov 27th 2018
A new worker’s insurance scheme came into effect on 15 October 2018, replacing the existing bank guarantees system that was in effect across the UAE. The new affordable insurance scheme applies to all private-sector employees and inste...  more
Article by Wayne Merrick on Oct 30th 2018
There has been a number of announcements from various UAE free zones in the last 18 months about the concept of dual licensing; but what is it and how can it benefit your UAE operation? A dual licence allows a free zone registered compan...  more
Article by Wayne Merrick on Oct 15th 2018
According to the World Bank’s influential ‘Ease of Doing Business’ rankings for 2017, the UAE has been listed as one of the world’s most improved economies ranked in 26th place. The new ranking has placed the UAE ahead of countries ...  more
Article by Links Group on Nov 13th 2016
On Monday, 5th September Links Group hosted delegates on a UAE trade mission led by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and the European Commission’s EAGLE ONE project. The event took place at Jumeirah Emirates Towers with ...  more
Article by Wayne Merrick on Sep 11th 2016
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has issued a new decree that will take effect from October 2016, to ensure employees’ wages are fully paid within a period not exceeding 10 days from the due date registered in the Wages P...  more
Article by on Aug 8th 2016

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