There were approx. 31,000 new trade licenses registered within the years 2020 – 2021, during pandemic.
Entrepreneurs from around 117 countries around the globe enter UAE market through establishing their business in Dubai Mainland.
Around 37% percent of the entrepreneurs were aged between 25-35 Years.
Activities undertaken as main aspects of mainland business startup:
Effective initiatives in the mainland business:
● 342 Tourism Licenses
● 1153 Cafeterias and restaurant licenses
● 487 Real Estate Licenses
● 204 Gold licenses
● 204 Medical facility Licenses (hospitals, Clinics)
Source: DED press release on August 1st 2021