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Ajman Free Zone achieves 35 per cent growth in the number of new companies registered during H1 2021

Sun August 08,2021

Ajman Free Zone recorded a significant growth of 35 per cent in the number of new registered companies during the first half of 2021 compared to the same period in 2020

Ajman Free Zone signs strategic security and safety partnership with BrakeFire

Tue August 03,2021

Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with “Brakefire Safety and Security” as part of its ongoing efforts to offer a portfolio of value-added services and provide investors

Ajman Free Zone strengthens partnerships in insurance sector with two new agreements

Tue August 03,2021

Ajman Free Zone has entered into separate partnerships with two insurance companies as part of its ongoing efforts to expand its network and provide support to investors, companies and the business community.

RAKBANK forms a Strategic Alliance with Ajman Free Zone

Sun July 04,2021

The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah (RAKBANK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to form a Strategic Alliance with one of the leading investment destinations in the country

Statement H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone “Emirati Women’s Day 2021”

Sun August 29,2021

In the UAE, women have been recognized as a role model of determination and service with their remarkable achievements in all industries. They now hold essential leadership roles across many aspects as they help maintain the UAE’s position within the global community

Statement H.E. Eng. Ali AlSuwaidi Director General of Ajman Free Zone on Emirati Women's Day

Sun August 29,2021

On this special occasion, we would like to express our respect and appreciation to all Emirati women. They hold a distinguished position in society today and, under the guidance of our wise leadership

Ajman Free Zone achieves 35 per cent growth in the number of new companies registered during H1 2021

Sun August 08,2021

Ajman Free Zone recorded a significant growth of 35 per cent in the number of new registered companies during the first half of 2021 compared to the same period in 2020

Ajman Free Zone signs strategic security and safety partnership with BrakeFire

Tue August 03,2021

Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with “Brakefire Safety and Security” as part of its ongoing efforts to offer a portfolio of value-added services and provide investors

Ajman Free Zone strengthens partnerships in insurance sector with two new agreements

Tue August 03,2021

Ajman Free Zone has entered into separate partnerships with two insurance companies as part of its ongoing efforts to expand its network and provide support to investors, companies and the business community.

Ajman Free Zone partners with Ajman Specialty General Hospital to offer additional healthcare benefits to employees and clients

Mon July 05,2021

In line with its commitment to enhance its value-added services to clients and help them manage their business seamlessly, Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ajman Specialty General Hospital

Ajman Free Zone showcases facilities & incentives it provides to health sector companies at Arab Health 2021

Sun July 04,2021

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) highlighted the incubating and supportive environment it provides to companies operating in the health sector in addition to the most prominent emerging opportunities and growth prospects available to these companies

RAKBANK forms a Strategic Alliance with Ajman Free Zone

Sun July 04,2021

The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah (RAKBANK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to form a Strategic Alliance with one of the leading investment destinations in the country

The way forward: How Ajman Free Zone is advancing sustainability in logistics industry

Thu July 01,2021

Across the Middle East and the world, the UAE is considered a fast-growing hub for global logistics activities. Its competitive edge lies in its many strengths as a strategically located country with a modern infrastructural system and increasing trade volumes.

Ajman Free Zone’s partnership with Mashreq Bank results in opening of more than 270 new corporate bank accounts

Sun June 20,2021

The Ajman Free Zone has announced that more than 270 new accounts at Mashreq Bank have been created under the names of companies with licenses issued by the free zone

Ajman Free Zone secures 56 per cent purchases from small and medium enterprises and other AFZ-based firms during Q1 of 2021 as part of procurement strategy

Sun May 23,2021

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) announced that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and other companies based within the area formed 56 per cent of AFZ’s total purchases during the first quarter of this year

Ajman Free Zone to exhibit tourism features and discuss opportunities at Arabian Travel Market 2021

Sun May 16,2021

As part of its goal to attract investments to the emirate of Ajman, Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has announced that it will join the 2021 edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), which will take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from May 16 to 19.

Ajman Free Zone achieves 33 per cent growth in the number of newly registered companies during Q1 2021 compared to same period last year

Sun May 09,2021

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) witnessed a growth of 33 per cent in the number of new companies registered with it during the first quarter of this year, compared with the same period of 2020. The total number of new companies registered in the free zone reached 492 during the first three months of 2021, compared to 269 companies in the same term last year.

Ajman Free Zone highlights new opportunities for growth in education sector in Ajman at AETEX 2021

Wed April 28,2021

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) showcased its advanced capabilities as a viable environment for educational institutions during its participation at the Ajman International Education and Training Exhibition (AETEX) 2021. AFZ has become an attractive destination for educational institutions

Ajman Free Zone registers 1,717 new companies in 2020

Sun April 25,2021

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) announced that it witnessed significant growth in the number of newly registered companies in 2020 with a total of 1,717 new companies. Based on the results of its operational performance, it increased by 23 per cent compared to the year 2019.

Ajman DED and AFZ carry out a joint inspection campaign on the China Mall

Tue April 13,2021

The Ajman Department of Economic Development (Ajman DED) and the Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) have carried out inspection campaigns for economic establishments in the China Mall. The campaigns targeted all economic establishments in the Mall to verify their compliance with the regulations and laws regulating the conduct of economic activities in the emirate.

Ajman Free Zone capitalizes on Emirati businessmen’s expertise to empower entrepreneurs through ‘Mashoura’ initiative

Mon April 05,2021

As part of its ongoing efforts to boost investment activities in Ajman and enhance the performance of its economy, Ajman Free Zone has launched a new initiative called ‘Mashoura’, which leverages the expertise and experiences of leading Emirati businessmen to support entrepreneurs.

Statement H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih AlSuwaidi Director General of Ajman Free Zone on ‘Operation 300bn’

Tue March 23,2021

The highly significant ‘Industrial Strategy’ (Operation 300bn) offers a clear roadmap for the development of the industrial sector, a vital pillar of the future economy. In line with our wise leadership’s directives to increase the industrial sector’s economic contributions

Statement by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone on declaring 2021 as Year of the 50th

Wed March 17,2021

The announcement of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, making 2021 the Year of the 50th marks another significant chapter in the UAE’s history

Statement by Laila Nasser. ALBadi Director of Strategic Planning and Excellence, Ajman Free Zone on International Women’s Day celebration

Mon March 08,2021

The Emirati woman is a symbol of the UAE’s deep-rooted values and traditions instilled in us by our founding fathers. She perfectly represents the country and its unique heritage. She also continues to excel in her chosen field

Statement by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone On the occasion of “International Women’s Day”

Mon March 08,2021

International Women’s Day is an occasion to celebrate the major role of women in the development of society. It is a special day dedicated to highlight their outstanding contributions to the progress we have reached today.

In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone Ajman Free Zone highlights the integration of innovation into its strategies as it concludes ‘UAE Innovates 2021’

Wed March 03,2021

In line with its efforts to integrate innovation into its digital transformation strategy, to promote the growth of technology sector, and support innovative companies, Ajman Free Zone has organized a series of initiatives and events to celebrate ‘UAE Innovates 2021’

H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih AlSuwaidi, Director General of Ajman Free Zone

Mon February 22,2021

“Innovation has become a natural part of the management approach in Ajman Free Zone”

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone

Mon February 22,2021

“The UAE is known as a pioneer in developing businesses of the future and always finds a way to overcome challenges through innovation, which has become a way of life and culture in our country.”

Ajman Free Zone delegation visits Terra – The Sustainability Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Thu February 18,2021

A delegation from the Ajman Free Zone led by H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih AlSuwaidi, Director General of AFZ visited Terra – The Sustainability Pavilion at the Expo 2020 Dubai site, in line with AFZ’s commitment and vision of achieving sustainability. The pavilion has been built to operate net zero for energy and water consumption as part of its sustainable building design.

Statement of H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla bin Towaih AlSuwaidi Director General of Ajman Free Zone On UAE’s Hope Probe

Tue February 09,2021

The success of Hope Probe’s Mars mission strongly demonstrates on the global stage the UAE’s determination to achieve its objectives no matter how impossible they may seem

Statement by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone On UAE’s Hope Probe

Tue February 09,2021

Right from the formation of the Union, our most loved nation has planted the seeds that would bear the fruit of excellence and success. This was visible in the decisions made into reality by the country’s founding fathers, and this path continues to be followed and developed by our current wise leadership in efforts to advance growth and ensure prosperity

Ajman DED launches the Trade Names Integration Project

Tue February 02,2021

Within the framework of activating the strategic partnership between the Department of Economic Development in Ajman (Ajman DED) and the Ajman Free Zone (AFZ), aiming at integration, interdependence, and achieving mutual benefits between the two sides, which has an impact on the local economy of the emirate, and puts the emirate on the map of local, regional, and international competitiveness

Ajman Free Zone’s eight services obtain five-star rating given by Department of Digital Ajman

Sun January 03,2021

January 3, 2021 The Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has received a five-star rating given by the Department of Digital Ajman under the first phase of its ‘Star System for Governmental Digital Services Project.’ The high classification was granted after the free zone’s eight sub-services included in its main ‘Licenses and Lease Contracts’ service met all of the star system’s criteria.

Ajman Free Zone’s Green Eco-Friendly Zone reaches 73 per cent completion

Tue December 15,2020

Ajman Free Zone has announced the 73 per cent completion of its ongoing Eco-Friendly Zone project a few months after its Chairman, H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, formally launched the large-scale initiative.

Ajman Free Zone signs MoU with Department of Digital Ajman at GITEX 2020 to enhance online customer experience

Thu December 10,2020

Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Digital Ajman during GITEX Technology Week 2020 in an effort to boost the free zone’s digital services and capabilities. H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla bin Towaih AlSuwaidi, Director General of Ajman Free Zone

Ajman Free Zone introduces new packages for IT companies at GITEX Technology Week 2020

Mon December 07,2020 December 7, 2020 – Ajman Free Zone is highlighting at the ongoing at GITEX Technology Week 2020 its advanced smart systems and digital platforms designed to speed up service delivery and promote efficient and effective investments of resources. Its participation in the Middle East’s largest technology exhibition, which is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre until December 10, 2020

Ajman Free Zone throws spotlights on integrated electronic services at GITEX Technology Week 2020

Sat December 05,2020 December 05, 2020 -- Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has announced its participation at this year’s edition of GITEX Technology Week, the largest technology exhibition in the Middle East region, which will be held from December 6 to December 10, 2020 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). The free zone is geared up to throw the spotlight on its diverse portfolio of integrated services, innovative solutions and attractive offers for leading global companies within the IT sector.

The statement of the Director General of Ajman Free Zone on the occasion of the National Day

Tue December 01,2020 The UAE National Day, which falls on 2nd of December, is one of the most important national occasions in the country. On this day, we stand in reverence and gratitude to our founding fathers, who were led by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. We renew our loyalty and belonging to our wise leaders, and our commitment to help achieve their goals and vision for the nation, to attain the country's highest ambitions and maintain its prosperity and achievements.

The statement of the Director General of Ajman Free Zone on the occasion of Martyrs Day

Mon November 30,2020 “We join the entire UAE in observing Martyr’s Day, a national occasion to remember the sacrifices of our brave soldiers and celebrate their courage, glory and dignity. We thank them for setting the finest examples of determination and sacrifice for the sake of our homeland.”

Ajman Free Zone wins ‘Website Launch of the Year’ award at Seamless Middle East 2020

Tue November 17,2020

November 17, 2020 -- Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has won the ‘Website Launch of the Year’ award at the Seamless Middle East 2020 Awards, highlighting the Free Zone’s continuing commitment to improve customer experience through driving digital transformation. The recognition, which consolidates AFZ’s position as a leading global business hub, is also a testament to its website’s superior functionality, ability to provide comprehensive information, and user interactivity that have led to an exceptional number of user visits and lead generation.

Strategic partnership between Ajman Free Zone and Ajman Transport Authority to help push transport development strategy forward

Thu October 01,2020

October 1, 2020--In line with the continuing efforts to boost the attractiveness of Ajman's business environment to investors, entrepreneurs and other companies, the Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has announced the signing of a strategic Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with the Ajman Transport Authority (ATA), which is aimed at enhancing service integration and placing stronger focus on customer happiness and satisfaction.

Statement of Eng. Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih Al Suwaidi Director General of Ajman Free Zone on the occasion of Saudi National Day 2020

Wed September 23,2020

“Underscoring the deep-rooted relations between the two countries, the UAE joins the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in celebrating the Saudi National Day 2020. The occasion is a testament to the strategic relationship that binds the UAE and KSA, and the strong ties between the people of the two neighboring countries, who have been considered blood relatives throughout history.

Statement of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone on the occasion of Saudi National Day 2020

Wed September 23,2020

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) joins the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in celebrating its National Day--a fraternal gesture that demonstrates the deep-rooted ties of these two brotherly nations. We affirm our spirit of solidarity and brotherhood with the people of Saudi Arabia, which is eagerly reflected in the historic relations that both our countries enjoy; where both strength and durability are derived from the blood ties that we come from, the origin of our civilization and the path of unity and destiny that we have followed over the years.

Ajman Transport Authority and Ajman Free Zone explore areas of cooperation

Mon September 21,2020

Eng. Omar Ahmed bin Omair, Director General, Ajman Transport Authority (ATA), recently welcomed the visit of an official delegation from the Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) headed by its Director General, H.E. Eng. Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih Al Suwaidi, to the Command Centre of the ATA. The visit was aimed at exploring possible areas of cooperation between the AFZ and ATA. Also present during the visit were executive directors from both entities.

Ajman Free Zone signs MOU with noon.com to boost its investors’ presence in the local e-commerce market

Mon September 14,2020

September 14, 2020 - Ajman Free Zone signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with noon.com, the region’s leading digital marketplace, as part of its move to further enhance the local e-commerce sector and attract new investors to Ajman. The MoU will strengthen the cooperation and coordination between both parties as they work towards boosting the sector’s performance and supporting its steady expansion.

Ajman Free Zone and Al Ansari Exchange tie up to facilitate payment of company dues and fees

Thu September 10,2020

September 10, 2020 - Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Al Ansari Exchange, the leading UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, to facilitate the payment of any AFZ-registered company, allowing them to pay their fees at any Al Ansari Exchange branch across the UAE.

Ajman Free Zone’s ‘HAFEZ Program’ honors 200 top performing employees for their outstanding contributions and dedication

Thu September 03,2020

September 03, 2020 - Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) honored more than 200 of its top performing employees through its ‘Rewards and Recognition Program’ (HAFEZ), an initiative launched by the free zone as part of its commitment to pay tribute and recognition to its exemplary employees on a regular quarterly basis, which in turn, helps in enhancing positivity in the workplace; achieving happiness; increasing the efficiency of AFZ operations and improving the quality of its services.

Statement of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of Ajman Free Zone on the occasion of sixth Emirati Women's Day

Fri August 28,2020

A role model of excellence and success, our hardworking Emirati women and their contributions to society are key to expediting the UAE’s development process and strengthening the country’s global leadership across all fronts. Themed, ‘Preparing for the Next 50 years: Women are the Support of the Nation’, this year’s celebration of the Emirati Women’s Day highlights the role of our female citizens in our quest for significant advancement and growth.

Statement of Engineer Ali Abdulla Bin Towaih Al Suwaidi Director General of Ajman Free Zone On the occasion of Emirati Women’s Day

Fri August 28,2020

We join the whole nation in celebrating Emirati Women's Day--expressing our appreciation for their role in building generations and the honorable achievements they have accomplished across various fields. We extend our heartfelt thanks and praise for the Emirati women who have served as inspiring models of success, progress and leadership--embodying examples of true patriotism coupled with a key sense of belonging.

Ajman Free Zone recognizes outstanding contributions made by employees serving in frontline teams

Wed August 19,2020

Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) recognized the outstanding contributions made by its employees serving in the frontlines, particularly those assigned to the Crisis and Disaster Management Team, the Security Team and the Emergency Team. The special honoring ceremony, which coincided with the celebrations for World Humanitarian Day 2020, falls in line with the company's commitment towards recognizing the key dedication and efforts of its employees, especially in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the move to reduce its impact on the operations of the free zone.

H.H. Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi launches Ajman Free Zone’s eight new economic incentives for H2 2020

Mon August 03,2020

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ), has launched AFZ’s eight new economic incentives for the second half of 2020. The new package, which includes significant fee discounts and waivers, aims to ease the cost of doing business at AFZ while also ensuring business continuity. The launch of the eight incentives followed a package earlier unveiled to provide assistance to more than 9,000 AFZ-registered companies.

Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi launches AED 36 million strategic warehousing project

Mon July 27,2020

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ), launched a strategic project to build a number of warehouses that serve an array of targeted sectors such as health, food and sustainable development. The AED 36 million green project with a total built-up area of 9,070 M2 will consist of 82 units and service blocks that can be used as showrooms, warehouses or industrial facilities.

Statement of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone On the occasion of the launch of “Hope Probe”

Sun July 19,2020

The Hope Probe project is a historic milestone in the UAE’s quest for knowledge and innovation, and the preparations for the launch of the Emirati project to explore Mars embody the aspirations of our late founding father Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who wanted our country to make its mark in the area of space research with the help of determined and highly qualified Emirati engineers and scientists.

Ajman Free Zone launches “Hafez” program to honor outstanding contributions of its staff

Sat July 18,2020

As part of its continuing commitment towards appreciating the key dedication of its staff in the efforts to provide the best innovative services based on solid foundations and high standards to support the economic growth and prosperity of the emirate of Ajman, the Human Resources Department of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has revealed the launching of 'Hafez'.

Ajman Free Zone boosts procurement support to its free zone-based investors

Sun June 28,2020

As part of its commitment to promote economic growth and continued support to the busines community, Ajman Free Zone’s procurement support to free zone-based investors has increased by 7 per cent (year-on-year) in the first five months of 2020.

Ajman Free Zone unveils new Ajman Boulevard commercial development

Sun June 14,2020

Ajman Free Zone has announced the newest state-of-the-art commercial complex, within the free zone, the Ajman Boulevard, to offer modern office spaces to local and foreign investors who are seeking cost-effective business facilities in the emirate.

Ajman Free Zone claims 2020 Superbrands title

Wed June 03,2020

Ajman Free Zone, which is widely recognized as one of the UAE's leading free zones and highly reputed for its support for international businesses and move to enhance the performance of local companies and their business transactions, has been conferred 'Superbrands' status by Superbrands Worldwide, the world's largest independent arbiter of branding.

Ajman Free Zone Reports Surge in E-commerce License

Tue April 28,2020

Ajman Free Zone has witnessed a surge in their e-commerce package where business owners can establish a digital platform to introduce their products online. The package is particularly suited to businesses in the F&B, Fashion & Jewellery, Automotive, Media & Entertainment including events ticketing, industrial equipment and home, office and personal utilities trade.

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Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi launches new incentives for AFZ companies

Mon March 30,2020

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ), issued a decision to introduce a package of economic incentives for AFZ, China Mall, and its affiliates. The aim is to alleviate the economic effects the world is experiencing today and its implications for business.

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Ajman Free Zone announces AED 6 million fund to provide financial support to China Mall management

Sat March 21,2020 Ajman Free Zone has announced a financial support of 6 million dirhams to support the Gulf Chinese Trading Corporation which runs the China Mall Ajman.
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Ajman Free Zone Takes Precautionary Measures Against Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Tue March 17,2020 As part of its efforts to enhance health and safety, Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has launched a set of precautionary measures to tackle the spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19).
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Ajman Free Zone signs an MoU with Saudi German Hospital Ajman

Sat March 14,2020

Ajman Free Zone signed a memorandum of understanding with the Saudi German Hospital Ajman with the aim of providing health services to customers, investors, and employees.

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Women Run 31% of Companies in Ajman Free Zone

Sun March 08,2020 A recent audit revealed that 31% of the companies currently trading in Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) have been founded by women.
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Ajman Free Zone signs an MoU with the Ajman Medical Zone to enhance medical examination services provided to customers

Wed March 04,2020 Ajman Free Zone signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Center for Preventive Medicine Ajman, part of Ajman Medical Zone, with the aim of providing distinctive and exceptional services to investors, companies’ employees and workers, in the Free Zone.
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Ajman Free Zone signs MoU with DIFC Courts

Thu February 27,2020

In support of Ajman Free Zone’s vision to provide an efficient business ecosystem, AFZ has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts to promote the public wills service provided by the UAE’s first English-language common law court.

AFZ wins Digital Transformation Award 2020

Ajman Free Zone wins Open Data category in Ajman Digital Transformation Plan Awards

Wed February 05,2020 Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) won the Open Data category in the Ajman Government Excellence Program which was held earlier today.
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Ajman Free Zone signs MoU with Mashreq Bank to facilitate banking services for businesses

Thu January 23,2020

Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mashreq Bank, the oldest privately-owned bank in the UAE.

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Ajman Free Zone opens Business Hub to enhance investor experience

Wed December 18,2019

Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, officially inaugurated the “Business Hub”, a dedicated facility for both freelancers, entrepreneurs and businesses accommodated within the main Ajman Free Zone building.

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More than 700 insurance certificates issued for AFZ workers in cooperation with Dubai Insurance

Sat November 16,2019

Ajman Free Zone has confirmed the effectiveness of the new insurance umbrella launched several months ago in cooperation with Dubai Insurance to protect workers' rights and reduce the burden on investors of the free zone, as well as contribute to the government's efforts to protect the rights of this category.

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Ajman Free Zone wins the Modama Award for The Most Committed Entity category

Wed October 23,2019

Ajman Free Zone is delighted to announce that it has been named as the winner of the highly coveted Modama Awards 2019 in the “Most Committed Entity” category. The accolade was received by H.E Fatma Salem, Acting Director General of Ajman Free Zone of Ajman Free Zone.

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Ajman Free Zone Launches innovative apps and IT platforms at GITEX to enhance efficiency

Mon October 14,2019

Ajman Free Zone chose this year’s GITEX exhibition to officially launch a number of IT platforms and APPs in order to further simplify the business set-up process and improve efficiencies....

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Ajman Free Zone signs agreement with LinkedIn to boost global investors outreach and enhance talent acquisition

Mon October 14,2019

Ajman Free Zone signs agreement with LinkedIn to boost global investors outreach and enhance talent acquisition

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Ajman Free Zone showcases future technology benefits at GITEX Technology Week

Mon September 30,2019

Ajman Free Zone will participate at this year’s GITEX exhibition by showcasing how its application of new technologies has transformed the customer experience and enabled it to compete on a global scale for business investment...

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AFZ companies contribute 32% of Ajman’s total exports and 60% of re-exports

Wed September 18,2019

The number of businesses choosing Ajman Free Zone to locate their operations continues to increase in the first six months of 2019 with 8.23%. The total number now stands around 8000....

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Ajman Free Zone and Ajman Economic Department Sign a Cooperation Agreement

Tue September 10,2019

Ajman Free Zone has entered into an agreement with the free zone entity of Al Zorah - a partnership between Solidere International and Ajman Government - and a premium lifestyle and leisure destination, to operate the developments...

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Ajman Free Zone signs MoU with Dubai Insurance Company The new service will replace the current bank guarantee

Wed August 14,2019

Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding and associated documents with Dubai Insurance to provide insurance services to workers...

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More investment from Chinese businesses on agenda at Ajman Free Zone meeting

Wed August 07,2019

The Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi met with Mr Tielan Peng, Chairman of Hunan Group and Gulf Chinese Trading Corporation in order to discuss...

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Benefits to young people of becoming a freelancer a focus at International Youth Day event

Tue August 06,2019

The benefits of becoming a freelancer for those young people who have completed their higher education, will be one of the main topics discussed at International Youth Day, where Ajman Free Zone....

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Ajman Free Zone Visits Indonesian Consulate to Explore Investment Opportunities

Mon July 29,2019

Representatives of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) visited the Indonesian Consulate recently to explore new investment opportunities with the Indonesian business community. The meeting was held prior to the upcoming Trade Expo...

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Ajman Free Zone team visits Laiq Medical Screening Center to discuss collaborative opportunities for investors and workers

Wed June 19,2019

Offering exceptional services to our investors is always a priority at Ajman Free Zone. As one of our priority goals, we visited Laiq Medical Screening Center to discuss...

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China Mall records over one million shoppers in the first quarter of 2019

Tue June 18,2019

One million people visited Ajman’s China Mall (Gulf Chinese Trading Corporation) during the first quarter of 2019, and the Mall continues to thrive with a 90% occupancy rate. Ten percent of visitors were tourists, with the remainder coming from the Emirate itself or the neighbouring Emirates.

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Ajman Free Zone participates in China Offshore Summit in China

Tue May 21,2019

Sales director Mr majid almulla & sales executive Mrs Xiao juan attending China offshore summit in Shenzen, China. The Summit has been designed exclusively to educate the Chinese investors...

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HH Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, honored Ajman Free Zone as part of honoring the strategic partners

Wed May 01,2019

HH Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman and Executive Council Chairman honored Ajman Free Zone as part of honoring the strategic partners and project team members...

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Ajman Free Zone met businessmen in Kazakhstan to introduce the advantages that AFZ offer to investors

Tue April 30,2019

Ajman Free Zone met businessmen in Kazakhstan to introduce the advantages that AFZ offer to investors. Majid Al Mulla, Sales Director and Leyla Sakhabiev, Sales Executive of Ajman Free Zone...

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Ajman Free Zone received a delegation of Australian businessmen and women

Tue April 09,2019

In collaboration with Ajman Chamber, Ajman Free Zone received a delegation of Australian businessmen and women as part of a tour of the UAE, organized by the Australia Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

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Ajman Free Zone participates in Bosco Conference in Moscow

Mon April 08,2019

Ajman Free Zone participates in Bosco Conference in Moscow for two days.

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Ajman Free Zone has opened a kiosk at Dubai World Trade Center

Thu March 28,2019

Ajman Free Zone has opened a kiosk at Dubai World Trade Center, as part of the ongoing efforts to promote AFZ products and packages all over the world...

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H.H Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi visits Ajman Free Zone stand during the Innovation Week

Thu February 14,2019

His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, his Highness Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi and a number of society members visited Ajman Free Zone stand during Innovation Week where innovation projects were presented...

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Ajman Free Zone and Ajman Economic Department Sign a Cooperation Agreement

Wed January 23,2019

Ajman Free Zone and Ajman Economic Department signed a cooperation agreement to operate jointly on providing unified commercial registration and market monitoring system for businesses through online associations and direct communications channels...

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AFZ encourages global and Indian investors at 25th edition of the partnership summit, Mumbai

Wed January 16,2019

Senior representatives of Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) attended the 25th Edition of The Partnership Summit in Mumbai and showcased the myriad benefits for Indian and global investors of locating their businesses in the Emirates business destination.

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AFZ has obtained the ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015 certification

Thu December 27,2018

Ajman Free Zone has obtained the ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015 certification for the adoption of the Quality Management System (QMS) and Environmental Management System. This achievement is a culmination..

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AFZ participated in the launch of Ajman stations map

Thu December 20,2018

Ajman Free Zone participated in the launch of Ajman stations map organized by Ajman Transport Corporation in three languages (Arabic, English and Chinese), Gulf Chinese Trading one of...

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AFZ receives a delegation from Japan

Tue December 11,2018

Ajman Free Zone received a delegation of Japanese businessmen and discussed the key advantages and investment opportunities available at AFZ...

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AFZ participates in the Global Franchise Market

Thu December 06,2018

Ajman Free Zone participated in the third edition of the Global Franchise Market held in the Dubai World Trade Center in Dubai, which lasted for two days and attracted 100 brands from 80 countries around the world...

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AFZ participates in the Big 5 exhibition

Sun December 02,2018

Ajman Free Zone participated in the Big 5 exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Center. Fatima Salem, Ajman Free Zone General Manager, visited Ajman Free Zone.

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Ajman Free Zone stands a silent minute on the souls of the commemoration of the country.

Thu November 29,2018

Ajman Free Zone stands a silent minute on the souls of the commemoration of the country..

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Ajman Free Zone celebrates National Day47

Wed November 28,2018

Ajman Free Zone celebrated today the forty-seventh anniversary of the UAE National Day at its headquarters with a variety of events.

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AFZ hosts a delegation from The Republic of China

Tue November 13,2018

The Ajman Free Zone hosted a delegation from The Republic of China. The visit comes to enhance the partnership areas and discuss aspects of cooperation between the two sides.

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AFZ receives a delegation from UK

Mon November 12,2018

Ajman Free Zone receives a delegation from the UAE Embassy in UK to discuss areas of cooperation and ways to strengthen relations and enhance channels of communication between the two parties.

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AFZ celebrates the Flag Day

Thu November 01,2018

Ajman Free Zone celebrated today the Flag Day which is marked on November 3 every year by raising the flag in the main building courtyard with participation of....

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AFZ hosted Korean delegation of Kotra investors

Thu November 01,2018

Ajman Free Zone hosted Korean delegation of Kotra (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) investors and members of Ajman University Innovation Centre who are seeking...

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Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Launches the New Corporate Identity & Strategic Direction of Ajman Free Zone and its New Digital Platform

Tue October 23,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, inaugurated this morning the new corporate identity & the strategic direction of Ajman Free Zone in addition to its new digital platforms...

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Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi listens to a number of employees explaining the new vision & mission for AFZ

Tue October 23,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, during the corporate identity launch ceremony, listened to a number of employees explaining the new vision...

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Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi meets the main investors and directors of the largest companies in AFZ

Tue October 23,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, meets the main investors & directors of the largest companies in Ajman Free Zone on the sidelines of the launch of..

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Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi opened the enhanced customer portal

Tue October 23,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi opened the enhanced customer portal that offers access to all services from anywhere in the world, which greatly reduces transaction time and eliminates...

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AFZ signed a cooperation agreement with Ajman Digital Government and Russian Center for Digital Innovation and Information Systems

Fri October 19,2018

Ajman Free Zone, Ajman Digital Government and Russian Center for Digital Innovation and Information Systems signed a cooperation agreement to establish a business incubator for emerging companies in the field of information technology...

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AFZ celebrates the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China

Tue October 02,2018

Ajman Free Zone celebrated the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, attended by a number of Ajman Free Zone sector managers and supervisors. Ms. Fatima Salem, Director General of Ajman Free Zone, affirmed the necessity of strengthening economic...

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US-delegation

Mon October 01,2018

Ajman Chamber and Ajman Free Zone hosted US delegation of investors seeking investment opportunities within the free zone and Emirate of Ajman. Fatma Salem, Director General of AFZ, welcomed the investors and led the discussion on AFZ’s unique competitive...

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AFZ Delegation participates in the celebration held by the Chinese Consulate celebrating the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China

Wed September 26,2018

The delegation of the Ajman Free Zone participated in the celebration held by the Chinese Consulate in Dubai to celebrate the 69th anniversary of the founding of...

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Ahmed Al Nuaimi issues a decree that facilitates the recruitment and insurance of workers in Ajman Free Zone

Thu September 13,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Free Zone, has issued a decree to abolish the mandatory financial guarantees of recruitment imposed on companies operating within the Ajman Free Zone by substituting it...

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Ahmed Al Nuaimi visits "Tax Clinic" in Ajman Free Zone

Mon September 10,2018

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi visited the "Tax Clinic" during a tour in Ajman Free Zone, where he listened to an explanation from one of the employees of the Emirates Taxation Authority. Counters were...

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Ahmed Al-Nuaimi Launches E-Budgeting System

Mon September 03,2018

H.H Ahmed Bin Humaid Al-Nuaimi has launched an E-Budgeting System that aims to prepare and manage the budgets of all departments in AFZ to achieve financial sustainability and performance balance in order...

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AFZ receives a delegation from the United Republic of Tanzania

Thu January 18,2018

Ajman Free Zone has received a high-level delegation from the United Republic of Tanzania to learn about the digital free zone services and their advantages as they move towards a world of intelligent digital transformation, to explore the investment opportunities...

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