2019 Jun 17 Mon, 04:57:17 pm

Dubai DED issues 2,599 new licences in May

DUBAI, 17th June, 2019 (WAM) -- The Business Registration and Licensing, BRL, sector in the Department of Economic Development, DED, Dubai, issued 2,599 new licences during May 2019, a growth of 50 percent compared to May 2018 (1,736). The new licences created 8,348 jobs in the labour market. Among those issued, 54.7 percent were professional, 42.7 percent were commercial, 1.8 percent related to tourism and 0.8 percent related to industry. The "Business Map" digital platform of DED, which seeks to reflect the economic realities in...