The IT industry has become quite successful in Dubai thanks to several factors. Among these are the federal and local governments’ interest in creating a modern infrastructure based on the new technology, as well as the great number of young foreign enterprisers coming to work for Dubai companies. Furthermore, Dubai has some of the best free zones in the world dedicated to investors interested in setting up companies in the IT field.
One of the most important branches of the IT industry is the software sector in Dubai. The number of software businesses emerging in Dubai in the past few years has grown considerably thanks to innovation which is now used in most public services in the emirate.
Our Dubai company formation agents can assist those interested in creating a software business.
Where can one open a software company in Dubai?
The IT industry in Dubai is set to grow considerably, as recent surveys indicate that by 2020, this sector will generate 22 billion AED. The annual growth of this industry is expected to reach 3.5% starting with next year, as the population is more inclined to use apps created by software companies.
Those interested in starting a software business in Dubai can register it in Dubai mainland or one of the free zones. Among the free zones which were specifically designed to accommodate IT companies, including software ones are:
- Dubai Silicon Oasis;
- Dubai Media City;
- Dubai Internet City;
- Dubai Knowledge Village.
Our company incorporation consultants in Dubai can help with the registration of a software company in Dubai mainland or one of the free zones.
How to register a software business in Dubai
Those who want to open a software company in Dubai can choose various structures, as this type of business is suitable for those who want to set up a small or a large company. The licenses required for the creation of such business are the commercial or the professional license, as well as other special permits issued by the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology.
Our local agents can assist with the preparation of the documents related to starting a software business in Dubai. Do not hesitate to contact us for assistance with the company registration process of the Dubai company.