Interest rates are going up – what can you do?
Thu, 6th Oct 2022
Interest rates are going up – what can you do?

The current political and economic situation is unsettling for all of us, especially homeowners paying a mortgage. We’ve asked our experts to answer your most asked questions:

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A Comprehensive Guide to the UAE’s Golden Visa Eligibility
Wed, 5th Oct 2022
A Comprehensive Guide to the UAE’s Golden Visa Eligibility

Implemented by the UAE government to bolster the country’s business and investment landscape, golden and green visas allow qualified applicants to secure long-term residency without the need for a national sponsor. This enables the holder...

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Marsh Shares 'People Risk' Report for MEA
Tue, 27th Sep 2022
Marsh Shares 'People Risk' Report for MEA

People are an organization’s most important strength, but they can bring significant risk to a business if not properly managed. In 2022 Mercer Marsh Benefits (MMB), the health and benefits division of Marsh, surveyed over 2,500 HR and ri...

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The importance of understanding ‘home’ or ‘overseas’ fee status for huge savings on university fees
Thu, 22nd Sep 2022
The importance of understanding ‘home’ or ‘overseas’ fee status for huge savings on university fees

The latest intake of first year university students should now be settled in to their new academic surroundings… for those that have this all to come, new BBG Member Kate Raison - who is the Director of UK-based consultancy UK Study Optio...

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Termination of an Employment Contract During the Probation Period and Before the end of its term According to the Federal Labour law no. 33 of the year 2021
Wed, 14th Sep 2022
Termination of an Employment Contract During the Probation Period and Before the end of its term According to the Federal Labour law no. 33 of the year 2021

The process of terminating an employment contract has been changed recently according to the new federal labor law provisions in United Arab Emirates – Law No. 33-year 2021 regarding the regulation of employment relationships which came i...

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Appointment, removal, and resignation of Managers from a Limited Liability Company (LLC)
Wed, 14th Sep 2022
Appointment, removal, and resignation of Managers from a Limited Liability Company (LLC)

A Manager or a member of the board of the Limited Liability Company is a pillar of the company and its most important employee, thus Federal Law No. 2 of 2015 on Commercial Companies in the United Arab Emirates regulated clearly and in deta...

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Charles III Will Build on His Mother’s Close Ties to the Gulf  - an article written by AGBI - Arabian Gulf Business Insights
Wed, 14th Sep 2022
Charles III Will Build on His Mother’s Close Ties to the Gulf - an article written by AGBI - Arabian Gulf Business Insights

Arabian Gulf Business Insights asked Katy Holmes, General Manager of the BBG and John Martin St. Valery OBE, Director of Government Relations at the BBG for their thoughts on the late Queen Elizabeth II and the role she has played supporti...

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Dubai's Flexible Working Spaces Boom as Employees Return to the Office
Thu, 1st Sep 2022
Dubai's Flexible Working Spaces Boom as Employees Return to the Office

We asked BBG Member Matt Hewitt of OneSpace Business Center for his view on the trends of office space demand in Dubai:

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New Legislation Changes on Emiratisation (Nafis) & its Impact on your Business
Wed, 31st Aug 2022
New Legislation Changes on Emiratisation (Nafis) & its Impact on your Business

This guest article is written by Helen Barrett, Deputy Chair of the BBG and partner at CBD Corporate Services Limited. She shares her views on the efforts within the UAE, made by the UAE Governemnt, to increase the localization of the workf...

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Rising Inflation Leaves UAE Businesses Underinsured
Fri, 26th Aug 2022
Rising Inflation Leaves UAE Businesses Underinsured

“We have seen on a few occasions where unfortunately businesses failed to adjust asset values appropriately and, as a result, received less than what was expected on any submitted claims,” Sonny Ridgewell, managing director at Dubai-bas...

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