December 2017

Implementation of VAT in the UAE from 1 January 2018

As you are aware, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Government has announced the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT), which will apply in the country from 1 January 2018, as per the Federal Law No. (8) of 2017 on VAT. The supply of goods and services made on or after 1 January 2018 will be subject to 5% VAT unless specifically treated as tax-exempt or zero-rated under the scope of the VAT Law. The UAE Ministry of Finance (MoF) has issued updates and provided clarification as to how VAT will be ap...
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November 2017

RAK Giving Shopping Festival

In support of the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Year of Giving initiative, Ras Al Khaimah has launched the Giving Shopping Festival, which will run from 16 to 22 December 2017.
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Introducing RAKEZ’s Feedback Management System

In line with our efforts of providing you with an exceptional customer experience, we are pleased to announce the launching of our Feedback Management System, which allows you to voice out your opinions, concerns & suggestions towards RAKEZ and be heard.
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Martyr's Day & The 46th National Day Holiday

Please be informed that RAKEZ offices will be closed on Thursday, 30 November 2017 to mark the Martyr’s Day and the 46th UAE National Day. Work will resume on Monday, 4 December 2017.
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Clarification on RAK Police Authority’s New Requirement " CCTV Camera Installation "

In reference to our announcement sent earlier this week on RAK Police Authority’s new requirement of installing RAK CCTV cameras, please note that this requirement is only applicable to clients owning warehouses and land plots (industrial entities).
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