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Shopping Online & Offline

Diana is pleased to share with you her latest Legally Stylish Column in Villa88magazine on how to shop till you drop legally. Tips on shopping Legally are included in the article. Read More  ...

CIVIL SOCIETIES RECEIVE CORPORATE IDENTITIES

In an effort to accelerate social development, Law No. 12 of 2017 has been passed to accord civil societies in Dubai a corporate identity. Despite this, they must continue to operate as not-for-profit entities. A civil society undertakes a range of activities permitted by the law, including those related to social, healthcare, education, vocation, innovation and humanitarian...

VAT FREE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY RELIEVES OWNERS AND TENANTS

In an effort to continue to offer high quality public services to its citizens and residents and wean the economy off its dependence on oil, the UAE Federal Government is introducing VAT (Value Added Tax). VAT is an indirect tax that is imposed on the sale and purchase of goods and services. It will be in force from January 2018 although the laws are expected to be published so...

THE PRICE OF BEAUTY

It is summer time – school is out and as (some of us) take time off work, it could only mean one thing: more time on our hands to focus on ourselves, both physically and mentally. A prominent trend among women and men in the UAE has been that of cosmetic enhancements – both surgical and non-surgical. Unaffected by recession or a fall in oil prices, residents of the U...

MANDATORY CSR FOR UAE COMPANIES

General Overview of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the UAE CSR has been an integral part of the operative policies of companies across the UAE. Overtime, companies have been able to gauge the goodwill generated from ‘good citizen’ and ‘good employer’ labels. Organizations such as the Arab CSR Network and the Dubai Chamber of Commerce began arranging confere...

AMENDMENTS TO AoA AND MoA – RECENT UPDATE

Ministerial Resolution No. 694 of 2016 (Resolution) no longer requires companies to amend their Articles/Memorandum of Association (AoA/MoA) by the 1st of July 2017.The Resolution states that the AoA/MoA will continue to remain valid and that any provision in the AoA/MoA that is inconsistent with the Commercial Companies Law (CCL) 2015 will be amended and replaced by the releva...

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