76_DMCC_Launches_Dubai_Design_Academy BUSINESS BLOG
  • The Dubai Design Academy offers an exclusive jewellery-design programme in the heart of the emirate
  • Led by passionate gemology and jewellery experts, DDA will equip students with both technical jewellery manufacturing and designing skills
  • DDA is licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), and has partnered with Gemvision USA to provide advanced CAD training

13_DMCC_Completes_Real_Estate BUSINESS BLOG
  • The land sale takes place between the world’s leading Free Zone and Musharaka REIT Fund
  • The target property will be one of the largest self-storage facilities in the Middle East
  • The land purchase illustrates investor confidence in DMCC and its JLT business district

DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – completed a real estate transaction comprised of a single plot of land sale with a self-storage facility on it to Musharaka REIT Fund, Musharaka Capital as fund Manager for Musharaka REIT is the representative of the Fund, for a total value of AED 46 million (USD 12.6 million). The price was decided after the fund obtained evaluations from two independent real estate accredited valuers.

14_DMCC_Extends_Business_Support_Package BUSINESS BLOG
  • DMCC extends a wide range of discounts and waivers to support DMCC’s registered companies
  • Package includes discounts on licence renewals, 100% waiver of penalties, and is valid until 20 October 2020
  • DMCC welcomed 805 new member companies to its business district in the first half of 2020
  • Further information can be found online here: dmcc.ae/member-support-package

DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – has extended its ‘Business Support Package’ until 20 October 2020. The announcement follows the strong appetite and positive reaction from Dubai’s business community to the original support package launched in March and the subsequent extension and expansion of the package in July.

16_DMCCs_Dubai_Diamond_Exchange BUSINESS BLOG
  • DDE and IDE sign agreement to promote bilateral trade opportunities and drive innovation in the diamond industry
  • The DDE to set up a representative office in Tel Aviv and IDE in Almas Tower, Dubai
  • Agreement marks a strategic shift in regional diamond trade and major boost to UAE-Israel diplomatic and commercial ties
  • DDE is currently home to over 1000 diamond companies
  • Total value of rough and polished diamonds traded in Dubai exceeded AED 84 billion (USD 23 billion) last year
  • Video and images of the day available here: dmcc.ae/dde-ide-agreement
  • Further information on DMCC’s latest diamond campaign available dmcc.ae/diamonds

Through its Dubai Diamond Exchange (DDE), DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – signed a collaboration agreement with the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) today.

15_DMCC_and_Chinas_Innoway_Kickstart BUSINESS BLOG
  • This event is one of the series of activities in the Zhongguancun Innovation and Entrepreneurship Festival 2020, jointly held by Innoway and DMCC
  • Five of China’s top tech businesses and unicorns invited by Innoway, who is working with DMCC to seek collaboration with UAE companies
  • Innoway has incubated over 3,841 start-ups and will work with DMCC to expand in the UAE
  • Bringing more digital innovation to Dubai remains top priority for DMCC

DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – and Innoway – a Chinese platform established by the Beijing and Haidian Government that has successfully incubated over 3,841 start-ups and raised a total of AED 41.8 billion – today held their first virtual matchmaking event to highlight innovation and technology opportunities in Dubai for Chinese entrepreneurs.