United Arab Emirates: Dubai Works On The First Commercial Platform For Free Zones
United Arab Emirates: Dubai Works On The First Commercial Platform For Free Zones

Dubai has several times been in the media because of its developments on blockchain technology. The city has been embracing distributed ledger technology for different projects in several areas. This time, the Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA), an economic zone that covers Dubai’s International Airport, is working on the first commercial digital platform for free zones.

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fDi Global Free Zones of the Year 2018
fDi Global Free Zones of the Year 2018

A continuación compartimos con todos ustedes los resultados de los premios fDi 2018. Estos premios resaltan las mejores Zonas Francas del mundo y sus mejores prácticas. La AZFA felicita a los 8 miembros de la Asociación que fueron galardonados en tan distinguidos galardones.

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Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators
Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators

Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators The Nigerian Industrial Council is set to review fiscal arrangements and incentives for operators of Free Trade Zones (FTZs) in the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah, said in a statement in Abuja that the council was embarking on the review with the view to ensuring competitiveness of goods produced in the FTZs in the local and export markets.

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Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators
Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators

Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators The Nigerian Industrial Council is set to review fiscal arrangements and incentives for operators of Free Trade Zones (FTZs) in the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah, said in a statement in Abuja that the council was embarking on the review with the view to ensuring competitiveness of goods produced in the FTZs in the local and export markets.

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Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators
Nigeria: Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators

Nigeria to review fiscal incentives for Free Trade Zone operators The Nigerian Industrial Council is set to review fiscal arrangements and incentives for operators of Free Trade Zones (FTZs) in the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah, said in a statement in Abuja that the council was embarking on the review with the view to ensuring competitiveness of goods produced in the FTZs in the local and export markets.

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South Africa: Atlantis officially declared a Special Economic Zone
South Africa: Atlantis officially declared a Special Economic Zone

The cabinet has given the go-ahead for the designation of the Atlantis Special Economic Zone (SEZ). The 124.5-hectare area is designated for the manufacture of green technologies and related services including wind and solar power technologies, alternative waste management, energy efficient technology, alternative building materials and many other clean technologies.

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