Business Reopening in Abu Dhabi and Dubai – Complying with Federal, Emirate & Free Zone Rules

Business Reopening in Abu Dhabi and Dubai – Complying with Federal, Emirate & Free Zone Rules

On 22 April 2020, the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) and the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DDED) issued guidelines for business reopening. While the guidelines do not contain a date for the business reopening, they contain additional measures for business owners to implement to stop the Covid-19 virus from spreading. This article provides an overview of the guidelines and key considerations for ramping up business in the emirates of Abu Dhabi and Dubai.