The Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) has launched 'Invest,' a first-of-its-kind digital magazine on business and investment in Dubai, as part of its drive to connect with investors worldwide and attract greater global attention to Dubai's strengths as a competitive hub.
Dubai FDI said the magazine which is available on Apple Newsstand opens up another innovative avenue for investors and businesses world over to have a closer look at Dubai as the centre of a wider region comprising fast-growing economies in the Middle East, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent.
The interactive news application showcases the vast business and investment opportunities in Dubai while also celebrating the success of foreign companies in the emirate.
Public and private sector representatives will appear in successive issues of the magazine with testimonials and advice on life in Dubai and setting up businesses in the emirate for improved efficiencies and greater coverage of high growth markets.
"Dubai's economic dynamism and its demonstrated confidence in breaking ground for new economic activities will continue to generate further interest across the global investor community. Invest is another useful interface provided by Dubai FDI for investors looking at Dubai," commented Fahad Al Gergawi, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai FDI.
The launch issue of Invest focuses on Chinese companies using Dubai as a springboard into the fast-growing African markets. Dubai's bid to 'go green' and lead the region in terms of environmentally-friendly business is also featured in the first issue.
"As the best link to a vast consumer market of over 2.2 billion spread across the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) Dubai is already favourably positioned to leverage this growing investor interest in U.A.E.," Al Gergawi added.