Please spend a few minutes of your time for filling out this questionnaire. Data that you provide will go directly to the Data Management Centre of the Dubai Chamber, where individual responses will be confidential. Reports will be in the form of summaries and aggregates, with no reference to the identity of the respondents.
Survey Quarter 3 2016
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Name:*
Designation:*
Phone Number:
Fax Number:
E-Mail Address:*
Company Name:*
Membership Number:
Economic activity:
If Other, please specify:
No. of employees:
I. GENERAL BUSINESS OUTLOOK
1. Compared to the current quarter (Jul-Sep 2016), how do you expect the general business condition in Dubai to change in the next quarter (Oct-Dec 2016)?
II. BUSINESS EXPECTATIONS
2. How do the current quarter (Jul-Sep 2016) conditions on the factors listed below compare with the previous quarter (Apr-Jun 2016) conditions? What are your expectations for the next quarter (Oct-Dec 2016)?
Business condition

Current quarter conditions

Next quarter expectations
BetterSameWorseBetterSameWorse
i. Manpower quality/productivity
ii. Total receipts/revenue
iii. Total expenses
iv. Rentals (office, warehouse, plant, machinery/equipment)
v. Access to facilities (port, road, parking, and other infrastructures)
vi. Access to financing
vii. Debt collection
viii. Access to government services
III. BUSINESS CONFIDENCE
3.a. What would be the level of your business confidence for the next quarter (Oct-Dec 2016)?
3.b. What would be the impact of the following factors affect your business confidence for the next quarter?
 PositivelyNegativelyNoneNot sure/Don't Know
i. Tensions with Iran
ii. Slowing global demand
iii. Crude oil prices remain low
3.c. How do you expect the above factors to affect your business activities in the next quarter?
IV. FACTORS LIMITING BUSINESS OPERATIONS
4. Are there factors that you expect to limit your operations in the next quarter (Oct-Dec 2016)?
(Please proceed to Question 5)
If Yes, Please check all the factors that would be limiting your business operations next quarter.
If others, please specify:
 
V. POSSIBLE GOVERNMENT ACTION NEEDED
5. Please identify major problems that businesses face in Dubai which can be addressed by actions of the government of Dubai or by the UAE Federal government. Please list down the needed actions.
ProblemsNeeded government actions