Dubai Chamber Opens its Doors to International Businesses

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, - Tuesday, August 6th 2013 [ME NewsWire]

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry today (Tuesday) launched a new online business community, International Business Network (IBN), for global companies looking to establish a presence in the high-growth UAE market.

Dubai Chamber is the first organisation of its kind in the Middle East to offer international membership as part of the IBN. Benefits for members of the network include, access to advice on establishing a company in Dubai, business matching opportunities with local partners, contract drafting services for new businesses, and discounted rates for Dubai Chamber networking events and conferences.

The IBN also offers companies contact with Dubai Chamber’s vast network of associates and stakeholders, and access to valuable research documents, including specialised country reports, quarterly business outlook updates, credit rating services, and economic studies, which will assist global members in making informed decisions when doing business in the emirate.

H.E. Hamad Buamim, Director General, Dubai Chamber, said: “Our International Business Network is a unique and innovative facility that provides access for companies anywhere in the world to a package of Dubai Chamber services and benefits.

“We have launched the IBN as an integral part of Dubai Chamber’s new business strategy, which seeks to expand our membership network globally, while promoting Dubai as a lucrative business and investment destination,” he said.

“Dubai is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. It is a strategic and dynamic hub for global commerce with unparalleled infrastructure, low operational costs and an international outlook that makes it an attractive investment destination.

“We want to help more global companies take advantage of the benefits Dubai has to offer and our IBN is the ideal way in for companies anywhere in the world to establish a presence in one of the world’s most exciting cities,” he added.

Global companies interested in joining the membership can visit Dubai Chamber’s website for more details.

Editor’s note

Established in 1965, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a non-profit public entity, whose mission is to represent, support and protect the interests of the business community in Dubai by creating a favourable business environment, supporting the development of business, and by promoting Dubai as an international business hub. 


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