Seeing an opportunity to boost economic activity through increased foreign investment, the United Arab Emirates business community eagerly anticipates passage of the UAE Commercial Company Law. Introduced last year, the law opens full company ownership to foreigners. Currently, the law restricts foreign investors to a maximum 49 percent stake in any UAE onshore business. The Commercial Company law provided it receives final approval, will allow foreign investors to acquire stakes of up to 100 percent. Approval still needed The government … [Read more...] about Full Foreign Ownership Promised in New UAE Landmark Investment Law
Doing your taxes yourself may seem like a viable option, but many people still choose not to do them that way. The main reason that people do not do taxes themselves is that they worry about getting into trouble. … [Read more...] about Should You Do Your Taxes Yourself?
If you are an investor and want to get the most from your time and effort, it's vital you follow a proven process. Many investors opt only to invest in a limited number of options. … [Read more...] about Why Global Diversification is Necessary for Investors in Today’s Market
In order to accurately attribute a valuation on a company, those investing will take a careful look at the company’s balance sheet and market activity in order to anticipate risk related to making an investment in that company. These two values are key to investors trying to assess whether a company’s stock is undervalued, fairly valued, or overvalued. … [Read more...] about Book Value vs. Market Value
If you are an investor and would like to expand your portfolio, you might not know where you should turn for the best possible results. The Asian market is growing and could make the perfect investment opportunity. Existing Market Expansions The shipping container industry is a very good place to start to see the growth potential of all areas of investment in Asia have to offer. Expansion within some of the region's older, more established businesses can be a key element to look for when you are searching for smart investment opportunities … [Read more...] about Asia’s Investment Landscape is Maturing Fast