Further info on WME Services

More precisely we can assist you in the following areas:

→ Providing Corporate Services to international and professionals
→ Incorporation of companies
→ Company secretarial services
→ Full range of accountancy and administration services for companies from
small entrepreneurial business to the large international corporations
→ Storage of information
→ Legalisation of corporate documents for use in the UAE
→ Property Management Services
→ Family office services
→ Yacht and Aircraft Registration
→ Consultancy & brokerage Services

The Ras Al-Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK)

The Ras Al-Khaimah Free Trade Zone is one of the largest, most effective and environmental friendly free zone in the Gulf Region.  Ras Al Khaimah is known as a region where businesses are welcomed, successful and flourishing.  RAK Offshore companies are suitable for International Trading, Consultancy, Service Companies and also for acquiring real estate in the UAE.

The highlights of the RAK Free Zone International Companies (RAK Offshore) are Transparency, Tax Free, Corruption Free and No – Red Tape location to do business.  It offers Political Stability and benefits from the bilateral non-double taxation treaties in the world including with France, Germany, Italy, China & India.  Offers assurances and mechanisms for total confidentiality, unless suspicion of criminal activity and hence required by the UAE regulatory bodies.   RAK also offers numerous other incentives to its companies such as 100% foreign ownership, income and corporate tax exemption, capital & profit repatriation, with simple and fast application procedures.

The Jebel Ali Free-Zone

The Jebel Ali Free Zone was set up to facilitate investment and the procedures are relatively simple.  Companies operating there are treated as being offshore or outside the UAE for legal purposes.  Established in 1985 and located 35 kilometres from the centre of Dubai it is the oldest and largest free zone in the UAE and acts primarily as a warehousing distribution and industrial hub.  Key to its development has been its use of the major seaport of Jebel Ali.

The Dubai Airport Free Zone

Dubai Airport Free Zone (DAFZ) was established in 1996 and became fully operational in 1999.  It is located within the boundaries of the Dubai International Airport.  The activities permitted at DAFZ are generally limited to high value, low volume products.  Companies dealing in IT products, luxury goods, light industry and activities related to the aviation industry are commonly set up within DAFZ.

The Ajman Free Zone

The Ajman Free Zone was established in 1988 and the Free Zone Authority was set up in 1996. Strategically situated at the entrance of the Arabian Gulf, Ajman Free Zone is well placed to serve the eastern and western markets. Ajman’s proximity to Sharjah and Dubai provides easy accessibility to the two international airports and four ports.

The Ajman Free Zone has quadrupled in growth in the number of companies setting up in the last few years. Ajman Free Zone together with its package of unbeatable advantages is recognised as a very favourable location for business and in its endeavour to eliminate bureaucratic procedures Ajman Free Zone has produced 4 types of licenses namely:

→ Trading
→ Industrial
→ Professional Services
→ National Industrial Licence

Trading Companies

Western Mideast FZCO manages a portfolio of active trading companies incorporated in Hong Kong, Austria, Cyprus, Madeira, UK and Singapore.  It also provides an international and comprehensive range of company services which include full administration and accounting services.  We can also assist with the management of property in Dubai and are able to provide Sharia compliance investment advice working with local lawyers.