Creative City

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Creative City

Creative City is a free zone providing thousands of clients with reliable services in a successful business environment. Creative City sets up professional environment for individuals and businesses working in a broad spectrum of business fields including media, events, consulting, education, communication and marketing, music and entertainment, design and technology, complementing existing media clusters in the region and further facilitating creativity in all fields.

Creative City provides licenses to individuals within a free zone economic environment. It regulates and processes all government formalities, work permits and visas and simplifies the process of a business start up. Providing a complete one-stop shop solution, Creative City offers customized services and business packages and ensures professional assistance to its clients during every step of a company formation process.

Creative City allows two legal structures for conducting a business:

  • Free Zone Limited Liability Company (FZ-LLC): a separate legal entity, with shareholders as individuals and/or corporates. The minimum capital requirement for incorporation depends on the business activity.

  • Branch of Foreign or UAE Company: a legally dependent entity that is part of the parent company. It conducts all or some of the operations inherent in the parent’s business. Share capital is not required.

Areas of Business:

  • Audio and Visual

  • Broadcasting

  • Media and Marketing

  • Publishing

  • Event Management

  • Media Support Services

  • Consultancy

  • New Media Services

  • Business Information

  • Production

  • Music and Entertainment

  • Information Technology

  • Design

  • Education

Creative City Benefits:

  • 100% corporate tax exemption

  • 100% personal income tax exemption

  • 100% foreign company ownership

  • 100% repatriation of capital and profits

  • No minimal capital requirement

  • No auditing

  • No mandatory office lease

  • Multiple business packages

  • Flexible support services

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