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Investment Opportunities in Dubai


Are you looking to setup business or want to invest in running business in Dubai or anywhere in UAE? But worried that where to invest and how to start? Dubai is the fastest growing business hub in UAE and across the globe. Dubai is also known as “City of opportunities”. Dubai ranked 1st for Airport business districts and also ranked 1st for lowest tax rates. Dubai also ranked 5th for most affordable city & ranked 17th for business setup cost rates.


Investing is something is also another way to grow your business and can be used as your other way of getting profit. There are so many companies who want to invest in different opportunities in different countries where business is growing and can get good return against their investment. Easy Step always help their clients to identify the best opportunities for against their investment in Dubai and across UAE. We at Easy Step ensure the growth and development of the business in which our clients invest. We at Easy Step providing global business services to our valued clients and most of our clients are from UK, USA, India, Europe, Pakistan and from Africa.

Investment Figures:

According to Global Investment Report 2017, UAE is the 9th largest FDI country in Asia. Main investors are coming from UK, Japan & Hong Kong.

FDI Inward Flow (million USD) 10,823 8,795 8,986
FDI Stock (million USD) 100,164 108,959 117,944
Number of greenfield investment 334 336 301
FDI Inwards (in % of GFCF) 11.8 9.1 9.1
FDI Stock (in % of GDP) 24.9 29.4 31.8
Source: UNCTAD

United Kingdom 23.7
United States 12.1
India 11.0
France 9.9
Iran 8.0
Saudi Arabia 7.9
Kuwait 7.5
Austria 6.9
Japan 6.9
Switzerland 5.7

Financial Intermediation 50.6
Real Estate 13.4
Wholesale, Trade & Car Repair 13.2
Manufacturing 5.2
Information & Communication 4.8
Construction 4.5
Mining 3.2
Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities 3.1
Electricity, Gas, Steam & Air Conditioning 2.9
Transportation and Storage 2.1
Source: UAE Bureau of Statistics

Why to Invest in Dubai or UAE:


UAE is located between East & West, which makes UAE ports to access major economies of Middle East, Europe, Asia and Africa.


UAE provides advance and high-class infrastructure in all fields. Dubai is investing Dhs. 30 billion to setup world largest wholesale city. This city will be linked with Jabel Ali Port and Al Maktoum Intonational Airport, aims to provide full logistics support all around the globe.

Business Premises:

Government of UAE offers wide range of business premises and locations. You can choose your own authority and location according to your business. It’s up to you whether you can run your business from Free Zone or from Mainland.
You can setup your business in:
  • Free Zones
  • Industrial Areas
  • Shopping Malls
  • Business Centers
  • Commercial building and towers

Political Stability:

UAE has good political stability since 1971. It is just because of their belief of UAE’s Founding Fathers and also their belief on current political system and Government. UAE also the member of GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council), Arab League and UN and its agencies and according to Global Peace Index 2016, UAE is the 3rd most peaceful country in the region.

Social Stability:

UAE has large number of foreign community but is much safe to work and for business. UAE ranked 9th with lowest crime rate and 4th in concerning assault offences. Such environment is simply awesome for business, work and living.

UAE’s Global Ranks:

According to Doing Business 2017, UAE ranked 26th globally and 1st regionally. Global ranks of UAE in different categories are:
Starting Business 4th
Dealing with Construction Permits 1st
Getting Power 1st
Registering Property 1st
Getting Credit 5th
Protecting Investors 1st
Paying Taxes 2nd
Trading across borders 6th
Enforcing Contracts 1st
Source: Government of UAE

Other Advantages :

  • Competitive business setup cost
  • Wide range of Free Zones
  • Wide range of business activities
  • High-Class business services & facilities
  • Lowest custom fee in the region
  • Low cost labor
  • Availability of skilled and well-educated employees
  • Ease of Global / Local Bank Accounts
  • Competitive energy costs, in terms of electricity and water
  • Flexible payment plans
  • Access to UAE economy

Top Business Investment Sectors in Dubai / UAE:

There are so many business investment opportunities in Dubai or UAE. But we short listed the top investment opportunities to invest in Dubai or UAE.

  • Construction Business
  • Oil & Gas
  • Financial Services
  • Health & Fitness Center
  • Security Services
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Transport
  • Gold Trading
  • Educational Institutes
  • Manufacturing Industry
  • Entertainment Industry
  • High-tech firm
  • Restaurant
  • Money Exchange
  • Real Estate
  • Courier Company
  • Industrial Equipment
And many more. We can give you more ideas against your investment.

Investment Opportunities:

Top Business Investment Sectors for SMEs:

Easy Step care about its every kind of clients. So, we also shortlisted few best business investment opportunities for SMEs.
  • IT Business
  • Apparel
  • Automobile
  • Accountancy & Bookkeeping
  • Law Firm
  • Consulting
  • Food Trading
  • Fish farming
  • Food Processing & Delivery
  • Green Business
  • Photography
  • Poultry Farm
  • Retail
  • Electronic Store
  • Beauty Saloon
  • Boutiques
  • Tailoring
  • Transport
  • Services Business
  • Commercial Business
  • Day Care
  • Bakery
  • Fast Food
  • Real Estate Broker
  • Advertising Agency
  • Travel Agency
  • Café Business
  • Sports Activities
  • Event Management
  • Food Truck
  • Jewelry Shop
  • Interior Decoration and Design
  • Car Washing Unit
  • Car Rental
  • Cleaning Company
  • Typing Center
  • Gift & Flower Shop
  • Designing & Printing
  • Shoe Shop
  • Clubs
  • Training schools
  • Mart

And many more. Get more ideas by contacting Easy Step Consultancy.

How to Setup Business in Dubai or UAE?

you are worried that how to setup business in Dubai or UAE? How long it will take, what will be cost and requirement? Simply click the link below to get all information: Business in UAE

Why Easy Step?

Easy Step have good relations with local and international investors and also, we have strong market analysis. We at Easy Step provide all relevant information of specific business in which you want to invest. Our well trained and professionals have a range of experience from business formation to business management. More than that Easy Step have expert and professional teams in every business. Who are specialized to bring business on break-even within 6 to 8 months against your investment.

If you are looking for investment opportunities in Dubai or anywhere in UAE, then contact with Easy Step Consultancy and tell us your requirement. So, Easy Step can provide you best solutions and its recommendations.

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