Dubai


Dubai has emerged as one the most competitive places for doing business in the region, and its friendly business environment keeps attracting businesses from all over the world. Despite a current global environment shaped by high economic uncertainties, Dubai's economy emerged resilient and witnessed growth estimated between 3.5-4% 4 in 2015. In line with Dubai's government vision and economic diversification efforts, investment opportunities are pretty much spread across a high number of sectors. This brief provides an overview of the 5 most dynamic sectors which either contributed the most to the economy last year, or have been growing at the fastest rate. The sectors include tourism, logistics, tourism and hospitality, education, and energy. This brief also assesses potential opportunities within each sector.