Stories that are tagged 'Dubai'


Asian Financial Centers Continue To Dominate Top-Ten Rankings
Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong__27 September, 2019
The Global Financial Centres Index was released on September 19, 2019, charting the top onshore and offshore financial centers worldwide, and for the first time the most innovative financial technology hubs. Read Full Story

UK Tax Info Request To Dubai Resident Lawful, UK Court Says
Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London__12 February, 2019
The UK's Court of Appeal has ruled that HM Revenue and Customs acted lawfully when issuing a request to a British expat in Dubai for documents concerning his tax affairs. Read Full Story

DAFZA Posts Strong Results In First Half Of 2018
Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus__04 September, 2018
The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority has announced strong growth for the first half of 2018. Read Full Story

DIFC Seeking To Establish 'Court Of The Blockchain'
Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus__09 August, 2018
Hoping to establish itself as a pioneer in the use and development of blockchain technology, the Dubai International Financial Center has announced its Courts are to work towards the creation of the first "Court of the Blockchain," involving work on how blockchain technology can be used to enforce court rulings and separately on the resolution and mitigation of disputes concerning blockchain-enabled contracts. Read Full Story

Offshore Financial Regulators Announce Collaborative FinTech Partnership
Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London__09 August, 2018
11 financial regulators have announced the creation of the Global Financial Innovation Network, a partnership intended to support businesses to engage in innovative financial technology projects in their territories. Read Full Story

Cayman Said To Be Offshore's Leading Finance Center
Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington__06 April, 2018
The Cayman Islands is the top offshore financial center, according to the latest Global Financial Centres Index, published biannually by the City of London think tank Z/Yen. Read Full Story

DIFC's New Trusts Laws Boost Wealth Planning Offering
Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus__26 March, 2018
The Dubai International Financial Centre's private wealth management and succession planning offerings have received a boost with the enactment of two new laws dealing with the establishment of trusts and foundations. Read Full Story

DIFC Free Zone To Upgrade Real Estate Laws
Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus__22 March, 2018
The Dubai International Financial Centre, the low-tax financial center, is proposing amendments to its real property and strata title laws and regulations, to bring them into line with international best practice. Read Full Story

Tax-Privileged Free Trade Zones The OECD's Next Target
Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels__19 March, 2018
In a new report, the OECD has drawn attention to criminal activity in free trade zones, which typically offer tax privileges and lighter regulation, highlighting that they may be unintentionally fostering growth in counterfeit goods. Read Full Story

Dubai Free Zone Pitching For UK Business
Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus__12 March, 2018
Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, the world leading free trade zone for commodities trade and enterprise, has released research indicating more than a quarter of British firms have a greater appetite for international business expansion post-Brexit. Read Full Story



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