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HR & Salary Report 2022/23

  Departer, the German Headhunter, just published its 5th edition of the HR & Salary Report 2022/23. The report is a joint project with the AHK and shares latest data […]

SOS Children’s Villages exhibits first local initiative in the UAE

  Dubai, February, 2022: The Austrian pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai is set to host the pilot project of the SOS Children’s Villages International, Gulf Area Office, “Circular Entrepreneurship Hub”, […]

DABURON & PARTNERS: UAE Law Amendments Recap 2020-2021

  In an effort to align its laws with international standards, boost its economy and commercial opportunities, and enhance social stability, the UAE and its constituent emirates have introduced major […]

CROWE UAE: New Protocol to UAE-Austria Tax Treaty

On 01 July 2021, Austria and the UAE signed a new protocol which amends several provisions of the double taxation agreement between the countries. In this update, CROWE provides a […]

ANDERS Legal Consultancy: Informationsblatt zum Thema Sozialversicherung auslndische Arbeitnehmer in den VAE

      Sozialversicherung für ausländische Arbeitnehmer in den VAE Das Vorhandensein eines Sozialversicherungssystems ist für Unternehmen aus Europa eine Selbstverständlichkeit. Bei der Anstellung von ausländischen Mitarbeitern in den Vereinigten […]

Einladung vom Internationalen Alumni-Netzwerk TU Graz – stayINFORMEDonline Digitale Transformation- der Beitrag der TU Graz”

stayINFORMEDonline – Neuigkeiten aus dem internationalen alumni-Netzwerk der TU Graz Auftaktveranstaltung stayINFORMEDonline #1 TU Graz – Digitale Transformation Donnerstag, 14. Oktober 2021 14.00 – 16.00 Uhr (UTC+2) virtuelle Veranstaltung – […]

emltc Ltd. Webinar Invite: Recent Developments in Local Content Requirements in the UAE

  Webinar Invitation: National In-Country Value (ICV) Programme – Recent Developments in Local Content Requirements in the UAE emltc Ltd. is organizing a webinar on 16 September 2021 (11 am […]

ANDERS Legal Consultancy: Erwerb einer Immobilie im Emirat Dubai: Das Wichtigste im berblick

      Erwerb einer Immobilie im Emirat Dubai: Das Wichtigste im Überblick  Sie überlegen, eine Immobilie im Emirat Dubai zu erwerben? Als ausländischer Investor gilt es dabei insbesondere, eine […]

CROWE UAE: Webinar Invite: 100% Foreign Ownership in the UAE

100% Foreign Ownership in the UAE: New Environment for Foreign Direct Investment on the Eve of Expo 2020 Crowe UAE is pleased to announce the upcoming webinar “100% Foreign Ownership […]

Strohal Legal Group: Webinar Invite: “What makes me a tax-resident?”

Strohal Legal Group invites you to the webinar: “What makes me a tax-resident?” How can you escape from high taxes by changing your residence? Language: English Date and Time: 7 […]

sterreich und Emirate vereinbarten Wasserstoffallianz

  Abkommen österreich und Emirate vereinbarten Wasserstoffallianz Bundeskanzler Kurz und die Militärmusik grüßten Kronprinz Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan am Wiener Flughafen.’APA/HERBERT NEUBAUER Leitbetriebe beider Staaten sollen zu einer österreichisch-emiratischen […]

emltc Ltd.: Webinar Invite: Avoiding and Preparing Disputes in the UAE

            Avoiding and Preparing Disputes in the United Arab Emirates Date: August 9, 2021 (Monday) Time: 14:00 – 15:00 GST Commercial disputes can profoundly impact businesses relationships. […]

CROWE: GCC Update: KSA rules of origin for imported goods

  Introduction of new origin of import rules in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia On 2 July 2021, the Saudi Arabian Minister of Finance introduced a new set of national […]

DUBAI TV: Full Austrian Episode of “Expo Brings Us Together” series available

We are very proud to be part of the DUBAI TV series “Expo Brings Us Together”! This week in the Austrian Episode of “Expo Brings Us Together”: An exclusive tour […]

MEYER REUMANN & PARTNERS: New Article about 100% Foreign Ownership in the UAE

100 Percent Foreign Ownership in the UAE – First Steps Starting June 1st, 2021, a large number of commercial activities can be pursued without a mandatory UAE national majority shareholder. […]

Austria is starting to open up: New guidelines take effect on the 1st of July

ENGLISH: Austria is starting to open up: New guidelines take effect on the 1st of July!   Entry rules to Austria have changed. Starting from July 1st, 2021 you do […]

Etihad Airways is launching a flight route between Vienna and Abu Dhabi

Starting from July 18th 2021, Etihad Airways – the national airline of the UAE, will launch flights from Abu Dhabi to Vienna. The service will operate twice weekly using a […]

Austria is now on the green list, allowing direct, quarantine-free travel to Abu Dhabi!

Austria is now on the green list, allowing direct, quarantine-free travel to Abu Dhabi. CLICK HERE TO SEE  the full list of ‘green’ countries, regions and territories that you can […]

Daburon & Partners: First Austrian Company to make use of UAE´s Corporate Ownership Liberalisation

100% Foreign Ownership in Mainland UAE – Update:  First Austrian Company to make use of UAE´s Corporate Ownership Liberalisation Our member Daburon & Partners Legal Consultants LLP advised in the […]

Dubai TV Series: Expo brings us together

We are proud to be part in this Dubai TV series: Expo brings us together.      

CROWE: 100% foreign ownership in the UAE companies

100% foreign ownership in the UAE companies (mainland / onshore)   Recently, there have been major clarifications announced by the UAE government in relation to 100% foreign ownership in the […]

ANDERS Legal Consultancy: Informationsblatt DAFZA Regulations 2021

      Dubai Airport Free Zone: 5 Neuerungen im Zuge der Implementing Regulations 2021  ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY hat in seinem neuen Informationsblatt die fünf signifikanten Neuerungen zum Thema Dubai […]

emltc Ltd. Webinar Invite: Ultimate Beneficial Ownership

  Webinar Invitation: Coporate Compliance in the UAE The Ultimate Beneficial Ownership Register emltc Ltd. is organizing a webinar on 8 June 2021 (11 am GST) on the requirements & […]

Webinar: “Ecommerce, Your Growth Engine” by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Ever wanted to learn the different trends of E-commerce, regionally and globally, and how the pandemic made change inevitable? E-commerce has become an essential part of the global retail framework. […]

Job Opening at Strohal Legal Consultant

  Job Advertisement by Strohal Legal Consultants Our member Strohal Legal Consultants is looking for a full time executive secretary and accountant in Ras al Khaimah, UAE. CLICK HERE to download […]

SCHLTER GRAF new legal briefing: Practical Implementation of new FDI rules for LLCs

  Practical Implementation of new Foreign Direct Investment rules for LLCs (Federal Decree Law No. 26 of 2020) Following SCHLÜTER GRAF’s legal briefing on the “Practical Implementation of Federal Decree […]

Crowe: Amendment of Administrative Penalties for violations of tax law in the UAE

    Amendment of Administrative Penalties for violations of tax law in the UAE Hereby we would like to inform you that on 28th April 2021, the UAE Cabinet issued […]

Abu Dhabi Ports: Webinar Industrialization in the UAE and the Role of Abu Dhabi’s Ports

Abu Dhabi Ports will host its latest webinar Industrialization in the UAE and the Role of Abu Dhabi’s Ports Webinar Exploring the role of Abu Dhabi’s ports in supporting the […]

emltc: Regional Headquarters in the Middle East

Vor Kurzem hat das Königreich Saudi-Arabien angekündigt, ab dem Jahr 2024 keine öffentlichen Aufträge mehr an Unternehmen zu vergeben, deren regionale Unternehenszentrale sich nicht im Königreich befindet. Diese Entscheidung zählt […]

Anders Legal: Virtual Working Programme in Dubai

Virtual Working Programme in Dubai: 5 Facts about the New Visa Option After the introduction of the Retirement Visa, the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (“Dubai Tourism”) in cooperation […]

Prsentation von Theodor Strohal: Doppelbesteuerungsabkommen

Anschliessend an das Webinar “Die Besteuerung von Arbeits- und Divideneneinkünften im Lichte der Doppelbesteuerungsabkommen” mit Theodor Strohal steht hie die Präsentation zur Verfügung: DOPPELBESTEUERUNGSABKOMMEN Worum ging es? Sie sind in […]

Job Opening at The Embassy of Switzerland in Abu Dhabi

    Job Opening at The Embassy of Switzerland in Abu Dhabi     For full job description please     CLICK HERE  

The Westin Abu Dhabi – 20% Discount on Ramadan Offers for ABC Members

Embrace The Spirit Of Ramadan Special offer for members of the Austrian Business Council – 20% off on Ramadan offers. CLICK HERE  

Webinar mit Dr. Thoedor Strohal – 27.04. um 15:00 Uhr

WEBINAR I Dienstag, 27.04.2021 um 15:00 Uhr (Dubai Zeit) “Die Besteuerung von Arbeits- und Divideneneinkünften im Lichte der Doppelbesteuerungsabkommen” Sie sind in Deutschland, österreich oder der Schweiz (steuer-)ansässig? Sie bekommen […]

C&P Immobilien Dubai Branch sucht Verstärkung

ABC Neu-Mitglied C&P Immobilien AG #cundp eröffnet eine Branch in Dubai und hat zwei Top-Positionen zum weiteren Ausbau des Teams ausgeschrieben. Nähere Infos hier: https://www.cp-ag.at/karriere/offene-stellen/

UAE Skills Study 2021

    On behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization, we are pleased to invite member companies to take part in UAE Skills Study – see attached brief. […]

Schluter Graf Legal Briefing: Saudi Reforms & COVID-19 Circular

Legal Briefings: 1. Saudi Arabia Judicial Reforms and Regional Headquarter Requirements Announced The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ( has recently undergone major changes in order to achieve the goals set […]

STROHAL LEGAL – Webinar Mitschnitt

  Für alle, die nicht am letzten Webinar über “Beschränkte und unbeschränkte Steuerpflicht für im Ausland lebende österreicher” teilnehmen konnten, haben die Möglichkeit, sich dieses auf Youtube anzusehen oder die Präsentation abrufen. Worum […]

STROHAL LEGAL GROUP – Webinars

  STROHAL LEGAL GROUP – Webinars We would like to draw you attention to the upcoming webinars of Strohal Legal Group both in English and German language. For the full […]

eCommerce in the UAE

    Der eCommerce-Sektor der Vereinigten Arabischen Emirate (“VAE”) hat im Jahr 2020 – auch bedingt durch die COVID-19-Pandemie – stark an Bedeutung gewonnen. Für die Zukunft wird weiteres signifikantes […]

Retirement in the UAE – Update on Retirement Visa

    Bereits im September des letzten Jahres wurde über das in den Vereinigten Arabischen Emiraten (“VAE”) neu eingeführte Retirement Visa informiert. Zwischenzeitlich wurden die ersten Anträge von dem Department […]

Stellenausschreibung Anders Legal Consultancy – Rechtsanwalt

  Rechtsanwalt (w/m/d) als Berufsanfänger oder mit Berufserfahrung Als etablierte deutsche Kanzlei mit Sitz in Dubai sucht Anders Legal Consultancy zum nächsten Zeitpunkt Verstärkung in den Bereichen Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht […]

4th Business Groups & Business Councils Roundtable Discussion

4th Business Groups & Business Councils Roundtable Discussion for 2020 The 4th Roundtable of the Business Councils organized by and with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce took place and we […]

AOWB – Einreisebestimmungen fur Osterreich

  Infobrief des Auslandsösterreicher Weltbund  Gern Möchten wir den Brief des Auslandsösterreicher Weltbunds teilen, der die aktuellen Quarantänebestimmungen für die Einreise nach österreich thematisiert: HIER KLICKEN  

Christmas with the Vienna Boys Choir: Silent Night

For more information and tickets, CLICK HERE  

ANDERS Legal Consultancy: Looking Back at 2020 – Legal Developments in the UAE

  Looking Back at 2020 – Legal Developments in the United Arab Emirates Although measures to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic continue to influence our daily lives and remain the focus […]

Energy Globe Award 2021 – Ausschreibung

Der Energy Globe, World Award for Sustainability ist heute der weltweit bedeutendste Umweltpreis und wird seit über 20 Jahren gemeinsam mit Advantage Austria durchgeführt. Mit unserer Initiative Möchten wir die […]

ANDERS Legal Consultancy: Employing Domestic Workers in the UAE

  Nannies, maids, gardeners and drivers are an integral part of everyday family life in the Arab world. The employment of domestic workers is also common in the United Arab […]

Austrian Heuriger 2020

It´s that time of the year again!  The Courtyard by Marriot World Trade Center Abu Dhabi invites you to the annual Austrian feast: Austrian Heuriger 2020, October 29th and 30th […]

Oktoberfest Brunch at Grand Plaza Movenpick Media City

The Oktoberfest Brunch at Grand Plaza Mövenpick Media City continues! ABC members enjoy 20% off on brunch packages.  Another offer: Book 2 brunches & stay for free! www.moevenpick.com    

EXPO 2020 Dubai – Update

EXPO 2020 Dubai – Update From 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022 visitors will experience warm Emirati hospitality at its finest. Discover world-class global culture, international cuisines, thrilling entertainment, […]

Multi-Nation Business Continuity Task Force

The Multi-Nation Business Continuity Task Force A Business To Government Discussion Platform We would like to introduce you to the Business Continuity Task Force, a single window of communications between the […]

UAE Skills Initiative – Survey

Please take part in the UAE Skills Initiative – Survey Dubai Chamber wishes to thank those partners for supporting the “UAE Skills’ initiative, aimed at establishing a national skills framework […]

Precautionary Guidelines for International Travellers

In line with the preventive measures for Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi is instructing hotel establishments in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi to convey […]

Departer-New Job Opening: Managing Director Middle East, Industrial Machinery

  Managing Director (m/f/d) Middle East,Industrial Machinery The client is a very successful, international manufacturer of compressor systems. The company offers innovative products and customized solutions to its customers in […]

Departer – The German Headhunter: New Job Opening

  Technical Development Manager (m/f/d) Chemical Products The German client is a leading manufacturer of chemical components with a strong focus on innovation and sustainability to drive their products to […]

Dubai Economy: Next Phase of Re Opening Dubai

Dubai Economy: As per the previous guidelines and protocols, kindly find attached the updated guidelines and protocols to be followed from today July 4th 2020  CLICK HERE:  Next Phase of […]

Dubai Economy: Guidelines & Protocols for Reopening

Kindly find attached the updated guidelines and protocols to be followed from today 17th June 2020: Guidelines & Protocols for Reopening

Auslandsösterreicher Weltbund – Volksbegehren

Der AUSLANDSÖSTERREICHER-WELTBUND informiert darüber, dass die Eintragungsfrist für fünf Volksbegehren am Montag, den 22. Juni 2020 startet. Sollten Sie noch nicht in die Wählerevidenz einer Österreichischen Gemeinde eingetragen sein, dürfen wir […]

Auslands Osterreicher Weltbund – Einladung zur Europaichen Jugendbegegnung

Die derzeit positive Entwicklung der Covid-19-Pandemie erlaubt es dem Land Niederösterreich nun doch, unter Einhaltung aller notwendigen Schutzmaßnahmen, im Rahmen der Europäischen Jugendbegegnungen eine Projektwoche zu planen: “eljub E-Book Woche“ […]

Updates and developments in the banking and rent sectors I Presentation

Last week our member Luisa Roedemer of Roedl & Partner informed about “Recent updates and developments in the banking and rent sectors affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic”. To see the […]

Leadership Workshop: How to lead difficult discussions I Presentation

Last Wednesday 20 May, the second leadship workshop “How to lead difficult discussions?” ” took place. Please have a look at the Presentation or Review the entire webinar

Dubai Economy: Re-Opening Dubai (Sector Plan)

Please see information of the Dubai Economy on Re-Opening Dubai. Please CLICK HERE

Impact of Covid 19 – On Dubai Business Community

Please see information of the Dubai Chamber on “Impact of COVID 19 on On Dubai Business Community”: CLICK HERE

HansenBeck Workshop: Presentation & Daily Planner

Last Wednesday 13 May, the fist webinar on “How to keep people motivated and engaged in tough times” took place. Please have a look at the Presentaion Daily Planner Template […]

Global Barometer Wave Study

Global Barometer Wave Study: ITWP companies Toluna, Harris Interactive and KuRunData developed an ongoing study to understand the impact that the Coronavirus has on daily life. The study will be […]

Dubai Economy: Reopening Guidelines

Please see the reopening guidelines and protocols provided by Dubai Econom: CLICK HERE    

Roedl & Partner UAE: Coronavirus – Auswirkungen auf das Bankensystem

Information in German  Unser Mitglied Rödl & Partner UAE hat einen hohinteressanten Artikel über die Auswikungen des Coronaviurs auf das Bankensystem erstellt:  CLICK HERE  

Moody´s Investor Service/ Government of United Arab Emirates

Please have a look at Moody´s Issuer In Depths / Government of United Arab Emirates:  CLICK HERE  

Ebury: Foreign Exchage Update

Please have a look at Ebury´s information about Foreign Exchange: Weekly FX Market Update Coronavirus – What is happening in the Foreign Exchange markets  

Julius Meinl – Coffee Delivery and Discount for the Austrian Community in UAE

Did you know that Julius Meinl coffee can now be delivered to your doorstep? And they have offered a discount to the Austrian community! More than 158 years of Viennese coffeehouse […]

ABC COVID-19 Survey – Results

We recently approached you for a survey of the current challenges we are facing due to the coronavirus crisis. Although the response was rather little, we still want to share […]

ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY: Handling COVID-19 in the workplace

Our member ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY provided us with the attached presentation in order to give you an update on current aspects of handling COVID-19 in the workplace. Should you have […]

SCHLUTER GRAF I GCC Overview: Covid-19 Measures

All six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (“GCC“) have taken measures to deal with the Covid-19 Pandemic (the “Pandemic“). This overview summarizes the current situation in the GCC […]

Government of Dubai: Guidelines & Protocols for Reopening

Please see announcement from Dubai Economy / Dubai Chamber: Please CLICK HERE In line with the safety and preventive measures against the spread of Covid-19, Dubai Government announces these guidelines […]

DED COVID-19 Circular: Exempted Commerial Activities

Please see the recent DED COVID-19 Circular: CLICK HERE   To get the recent COVID 19 circulars, you may also visit our EngageDXB website by clicking on the below link: […]

Dubai Future Foundation: Publications about Life after Covid-19

Publications about Life after Covid-19   Under the leadership of HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, the Dubai Future Foundation and in specific, its research arm, the “Dubai Future […]

Report of the survey carried out by the Department of Economic Development of Abu Dhabi

We are pleased to share the report of the survey carried out by the Department of Economic Development – Abu Dhabi. Please  CLICK HERE    

Dubai Chamber Webinar: LEGAL IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON EMPLOYMENT IN THE UAE

The unprecedented workplace challenges caused by Coronavirus can take their toll on businesses and cause disruption,if not dealt with swiftly and strategically. To help employers and employees better manage the […]

Crowe UAE: Invitation to a series of bite-sized Webinars

We are pleased to forward to your kind attention the following invitation by our member Crowe UAE. Crowe UAE are planning series of bite-sized webinars in the coming weeks to […]

SCHLUTER GRAF Legal Consultants: Current Developments in Claims Management & Commercial Disputes in the UAE

Following today´s webinar with Andrés Ring of SCHLÜTER GRAF Legal Consultants, we are happy to share the presentation on: Current Developments in Claims Management & Commercial Disputes in the UAE  […]

UAE´s Positive List for 100% Foreign Ownership of Cabinet Resolution Finally Published in the Official Gazette

UAE´s Positive List for 100% Foreign Ownership – Cabinet Resolution Finally Published in the Official Gazette Last spring the UAE business and legal news were full of reports on the […]

Circular from Dubai Health Authority

Attached a circular from Dubai Health Authority on management of a suspected case of COVID-19.  CLICK HERE  

Strohal Legal Consultants: Employment & Contract Law Related Issues in Light of the Corona Crisis

Following today´s webinar with Jakob Kisser of Strohal Legal Consultants, we are happy to share the presentation on: Employment & Contract Law Related Issues in Light of the Corona Crisis […]

The Impact of the Coronavirus on the Outlook for the Global Economy and the GCC

Attached a presentation of Scott Livermore (Chief Economist, Oxford Economics ME) held in a web meeting for NYUAD: The Impact of the Coronavirus on the Outlook for the Global Economy and […]

Dubai Economy: COVID-19 Circular / FAQ Dubai Police

Please see the circular from Dubai Economy: COVID-19 Circular / FAQ Dubai Police CLICK HERE  

Dubai Chamber on Community Solidarity Fund against COVID-19

Please see the circular of the Dubai Chamber on the Community Solidarity Fund against COVID-19: CLICK HERE

AC Abu Dhabi: Special Report on Economic Stimulus Packages in Abu Dhabi and Dubai

The Austrian Embassy – Commercial Section published a “Special Report on Economic Stimulus Packages in Abu Dhabi and Dubai” PLEASE CLICK HERE  

The Department of Economic Development Dubai (DED) published some COVID-19 Circulars. Please see documents below:

  1.DM Circular – Exempted Categories from Movement Restriction 2. Extension Closure 3. Extension of Circular on Closure of Government Transactions Centres 4. Food Supplements Trading Stores 5. Suppliers of […]

Invitation: Virtual Get-Together for ABC Members

Dear Members, In phone calls over the past week with some of you, we proposed to set up a frequent “virtual get-together” for ABC members:  A small group of members […]

Ministerial Resolution No. (281) of 2020 Regulating the Remote Work in Private Establishments during the Period of Application of Precautionary Measures to Curb the Spread of Novel Coronavirus 

Please find the English translation of the Ministerial Resolution No. (281) of 2020 Regulating the Remote Work in Private Establishments during the Period of Application of Precautionary Measures to Curb […]

Dubai Customs Economic Stimulus Package

Dubai Customs’ Economic Stimulus Package provided by the Department of Economic Development:  CLICK HERE

COVID-19: Resolution of the Attorney General on Violations & Administrative Sanctions

Please find the official and translated version of COVID-19 resolution on the penalties for violating the rules:  CLICK HERE

ETIHAD AIRWAYS TO LAUNCH NEW SERVICE TO VIENNA

Great news – for a change 🙂 – thanks to Etihad – Etihad launches service to Vienna in May 2020. Read Media Release

POSTPONED – ABC Member Speed Networking (09 March) & Event with Dubai Future Foundation (16 March)

We regret to inform you that we will have to postpone the ABC Member Speed Networking Event scheduled for Monday, March 9.  Although getting to know other members in a […]

“Colors of Life” – Solo Exhibition of Austrian painter Thomas Salamonski in Abu Dhabi

Thomas Salamonski, an Austrian contemporary painter, is returning to Abu Dhabi and invitates you to the opening reception of his solo exhibition “Colors of Life”  on Tuesday, Feb 25th, at 7 […]

Einladung zur Zeitzeugenstunde – Von der Berliner Mauer zu den Palsten Arabiens

EINLADUNG ZUR ZEITZEUGEN-STUNDE – Julika Oldenburg, eine deutsche Autorin und Journalistin wird unter anderem über ihren autobiographischen Roman sowie ihre Bücher über und Erlebnisse in den Vereinigten Arabischen Emiraten sprechen. Am Montag, 20. […]

“Economic Substance Regulations” by Anders Legal Consultancy

Our member Anders Legal Consultany kindly provides us with a circular on “Economic Substance Regulations” which is available for you in both German and English:  “Economic Substance Regulations – New […]

Complimentary Tax Event by Crowe Mak on 14. January in Dubai

Our member Crowe Mak invites you to a complimentary Tax event “OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) in the GCC Countries – What does it mean for multinational companies […]

ABC-Indikator Umfrage 2019

Im Oktober 2019 wurde von der WKO die jährliche Umfrage unter den Österreichischen Niederlassungen in den VAE durchgeführt. Hier finden sie die gesamte Auswertung. 

Experiencing the inaugural flight of Air Arabia to VIENNA

Our Chairman Werner Baumgartner had the honour of joining the inaugural flight of Air Arabia from Sharjah to Vienna! Read about his experience!

Relaxation of Foreign District Investment in the United Arab Emirates by Anders Legal Consultancy

Our member Anders Legal Consultany provided us with a circular on “Relaxation of Foreign District Investment in the United Arab Emirates” which is available for you in both German and […]

UAE Labour Law Legal Proceedings in Front of the Dubai Labour Court: The Most Important Questions by Anders Legal Consultancy Dubai

Our member Anders Legal Consultany provided us with a circular on UAE Labour Law Legal Proceedings in Front of the Dubai Labour Court, which is available for you in both […]

The ABC 10th Anniversary Beach Gala – 06th December 2018

The highlights of the ABC “s 10 anniversary Beach gala celebrations included the introduction by Werner Baumgartner and his presentation of awards to key ABC board members including Dr. Wolfgang […]

Results – Election of the Administrative Board

It is our great pleasure to announce the results of the election of the new Austrian Business Council (ABC) Administrative Board that was held on Monday, 22nd of May 2017 […]

Election of the Administrative Board

Kindly find below the program and the list of candidates for our Annual General Assembly & the Election of the Administrative Board on Monday, the 22nd of May 2017. Program […]

World Classical Music Series Gergely Boganyi

Date: 10th February 2017 Time: 20:00 – 22:00 Location: The Ballroom, One & Only Royal Mirage On February 10, the famous Star Pianist Gergely Bogányi will take the stage of […]

Austrian Business Council Personality of the Year Award 2016

Award Notification We are delighted to announce the winner of the “Austrian Business Council – Personality of the Year” Award 2016 during the Festive Christmas Gala Evening held on 8th […]

Austrian Artist Dagmar Braendle has been nomiated for Palm Award 2016

Dagmar BRAENDLE has been nominated for the Palm Art Award 2016! It’s a world wide competition for Artists!  The winner will be announced at 30th of December!  A jury of […]

Corporate Social Responsibility

For the 2nd year in a row, RoadSafetyUAE won the most prestigious Corporate Social Responsibility awards in the region, the Arabia CSR Awards in the Small Enterprises Category. Thomas Edelmann, Founder […]

Austrian Business Council Personality of the Year Award 2016

After having run the “ABC Best Company of the Year” award for 3 years, we have chosen to change our yearly award to become the “Austrian Business Council – Personality […]

Departer & AHK HR Survey 2016

The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK) and Departer – The German Headhunter are again conducting a HR Survey to identify salary structures and HR trends in […]

Bandera meets Battuta

Invitation to the first exhibition in the UAE of the Austrian ceramics artist Doris Bandera at the Mohammed bin Rashid Tower (World Trade Center, 91st floor) in Abu Dhabi on […]

MESTER at the MODUL University

Our member DACH Advisory succeeded in establishing an Austrian University in Dubai: The MODUL university. Established in Vienna in 1908, the MODUL brand has over 100 years of legacy in hospitality […]

Austria Business Center wins Department of Economic Development (DED) Partners Forum Award 2016

Austria Business Center has won the prestigious Partners Forum Award 2016 from The Department of Economic Development in Dubai (DED). The award ceremony took place on 16th March 2016 at […]

Departer celebrates 8th anniversary in Dubai

Departer – The German Headhunter – was founded in March 2008 as a specialist recruitment consultancy and agency for international HR projects of companies headquartered in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. […]

Saubermacher mit Grosauftrag im Nahen Osten

Der steirische Entsorgungsspezialist Saubermacher fährt gleich zwei Großaufträge im Oman ein, wie das Unternehmen am Donnerstag bekannt gab. Wien. Über ein Joint Venture mit lokalen Unternehmen wird Saubermacher bei der […]

Austrian Best Business in the GCC Award 2015 Ceremony

We would like to extend our gratitude to Mr. Oliver Zuegel from Franck & Prime who has kindly sponsored the AWARD Trophy for 2015. The 2015 Award for the Austrian […]

Award Notification – Austrian Best Business in the GCC Award 2015

We are delighted to announce the winner of the “Austrian Best Business in the GCC” Award 2015 for outstanding achievements in fostering business relations between Austria and the Gulf Countries […]

AUSTRIAN BEST BUSINESS IN THE GCC AWARD 2015

We kindly invite you and your company to participate at the “AUSTRIAN BEST BUSINESS IN THE GCC” AWARD 2015. The entry is open for ABC members as well as for […]

AUSTRIA CONNECT GULF 2015

ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA, the Foreign Trade Promotion Organization of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (WKÖ) proudly announces the regional conference Austria Connect Gulf 2015 Date: Sunday, 22nd November 2015 Venue: Raffles […]

Results – Election of Executive Board

It is our great pleasure to announce the results of the election of the new Austrian Business Council (ABC) Executive Committee Board that was held on Thursday, 3rd June 2015 […]

"DUBAI'S COMPULSORY HEALTH INSURANCE LAW"

We are pleased to inform you about the latest Employer’s guide to the Dubai Health Insurance Law issued 01/10/14. Please click here to access the presentations. Furthermore, we are providing […]

Join the world's largest agricultural innovation event

Join the world’s largest agricultural innovation event – be at GFIA 2014 and be ready for the future. Hosted by the City of Abu Dhabi from 3-5 February 2014, the […]

Discover the World of the Future Louvre Abu Dhabi

“Discover the World of the Future Louvre Abu Dhabi” Exclusive Tour guided by Ms. Verena Formanek, Senior Project Manager of the Guggenheim Museum on May 22nd 2013 We are pleased to invite […]

Oktoberfest in Dubai

9th October 2013 at the “Brauhaus” Jumeira Rotana & 24th October 2013 at the Sheraton Jumeirah Hotel “O’zapft is!” Celebrate with us and soak up the atmosphere at the most authentic Oktoberfest […]

Results: Election of Executive Committee

It’s our great pleasure to announce to you the new Austrian Business Council (ABC) Executive Committee that was elected on Thursday, 30th May 2013 during the ABC Annual General Meeting at […]