This article has been researched and written by Scott Cairns and the team at Creation Business Consultants and has not used AI in generating this article.
It’s no secret the UAE has established itself as a thriving hub for major global firms and startups alike. In fact, according to a report by Dubai SME, an agency of the Department of Economic Development, an astounding 95% of all businesses in Dubai are SMEs and startups.
With a total population of about 9.44 million, the UAE is a dense hub of innovation with enormous internal diversity and external reach to their neighboring Middle East region. Government support programs, a strategic geographical location, local enterprise resources, and policy reform are fusing to create the ideal environment for startups to thrive in the UAE.