What is FDI?
What are the factors affecting FDI ?
Interviews with industry experts - Opinions of
Dubai’s GDP Worm !!
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Confidence
Index - UAE
FDI inflow in GCC and UAE
Dubai is the Future for Investment !!
Foreign direct investment (FDI) is a direct
investment into production or business in a
country by an individual or company in
another country, either by buying a company
in the target country or by expanding
operations of an existing business in that
There are numerous ways that FDI can be
measured depending on the purpose of the
study. Some of the important ones are:
Government policies for FDI
Regional Integration (For Dubai)
Attraction of Natural Resources
In less than 40 years, Dubai has transformed
itself from a local trading community into one of
the most inspirational, exciting and successful
cities in the world. Its progress continues to
make global headlines and it is now an
immensely attractive destination for tourists and
Now, Dubai is considered to be the Hong
Kong of the Middle East because of its strategic
According to executives interviewed for this survey,
the UAE leads the middle East region in terms of
investor confidence, with Dubai seen as the major
hub. When asked about their top destination for
investments in the region over the next 3 years,
28% of executives chose Dubai
Dubai is home to more than 20,000
international companies, including offices
from 124 of the Fortune 500.
Dubai is the third largest export hub and has
the fourth largest airport in the world today
as a superior transport infrastructure
connects businesses and people to key
international markets within the shortest
FDI inflow will only increase in Dubai and
definitely not decrease in the near future.
With the Expo 2020 coming up & if Dubai
wins the bid, it will be the best destination to
invest in the world.
ment – Wikipedia on FDI