UAE Cabinet reveals economic activities eligible for up to 100% foreign ownership
July 2019

On 2 July 2019, the UAE Cabinet announced its decision regarding which sectors and activities would be included within the positive list referred to in the FDI Law, concerning Foreign Direct Investment, whose intent is to attract and encourage foreign direct investment by reducing the existing restrictions on foreign ownership.

Our Africa and Middle East team analyses the Cabinet Resolution and discovers which industries will be included in the positive list gathering the sectors where foreign ownership participation could reach up to 100%, in the document available here.