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Webinar: Economic Substance

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Webinar: Economic Substance
From: 29-02-2024 Time: 11:00
To: 29-02-2024 Time: 12:30
Hosted by: Dubai Chambers Event Type: Webinar

About the Event

The UAE issued the Economic Substance Regulations in 2019 and followed by an updated guidance on relevant activities by the Ministry of Finance to help businesses to demonstrate economic presence in the UAE. This webinar will examine the Latest developments and provide guidance with respect to the economic substance regime and compliance requirements

Organized by

Dubai Chambers in collaboration with Swiss Academy and Elnaggar & Partners


The participants will gain better understanding of:

  • Overview on Economic Substance means
  • Comparison of the UAE regulations with other jurisdictions
  • Benefit of Economic Substance
  • Internal migration in the UAE
  • Economic Substance requirements, exemptions and enforcement
  • Report to the authorities

Participation Fees (Excluding VAT)

  • Dubai Chambers’ Member: AED 150/-
  • Non-Profit Organization: AED 250/-
  • Non-member: AED 300/-

* 10% discount available for groups of three or more

For more information, please contact:

Legal Services Department
Tel: +9714 2028243
E-mail: Legalevents@dubaichamber.com


  • 29 February 2024
  • 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Online – Zoom


Urs Stirnimann

Urs Stirnimann

Chairman - Swiss Academy

More than 25 years of experience in the legal sector, including leading on behalf of the Swiss Foreign Ministry a special mission in the Middle East where he was a legal advisor and head of staff, giving lectures in international law to members of different foreign ministries. Until 2020 Urs was owner and managing partner of Swiss International Legal Consultants in Dubai.

Ahmed Elnaggar

Ahmed Elnaggar

Managing Partner - Elnaggar & Partners

Ahmed brings over 15 years of expertise in Corporate Structures, Succession Planning and Trust Services. His international insights span commercial transactions and legal frameworks across the USA, Europe, Russian-speaking countries, and the Middle East. Ahmed is the visionary behind initiatives like “The UAE Jurist” a platform for UAE legal insights, and "Emirates Legal Network," fostering global collaboration among legal professionals.

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