Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ)

  • 100 % tax exemption
  • 100 % foreign ownership
  • Offers aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners ideal solutions to enter the Middle East market, and with the UAE’s strategic gateway location between Europe, Asia and Africa, investors have direct and easy access to major emerging markets.
  • Transparent laws and regulations
  • No restriction on capital and profit repatriation
  • Strategic location, with proximity to Dubai
  • State of the art communication facilities
  • Easy access to Ras Al Khaimah’ s airport and sea ports.
  • Attractive investment incentives
  • Availability of value added support services that cater the needs of every client from IT, marketing and creative assistance, procurement and human resources; designed to help clients through the steps necessary to set-up and run a successful business.
  • Customized package; from business license for distribution of products or  consultancy services, to office facilities, warehousing or land for industrial activities.
  • Low Labour costs
  • Ability to open and maintain bank account in Ras Al Khaimah and other parts of UAE.
Type of Entity
Free Zone
Our Time to establish a new company
30 Working Days
Shareholder on FZE
Shareholder on FZC
2 to 5
No Directors on FZE
Minimum 2 and Maximum 5 on FZC
1 for FZE or FZC
Minimum share capital
AED 1000 ( Depending on the license )
Personal or Corporate income tax
Double tax treaties
94 Countries
Publicly accessible record of directors/Managers
Company Secretary required
Not Applicable
Local or Qualified company secretary required
Not Applicable
Requirement to file annual accounts
Visa eligibility
Dpending on the type of office and company activity

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