franchises in The United Arab Emirates

Franchise opportunities in the United Arab Emirates

Popular franchise directions in The United Arab Emirates

List of franchises for sale available in The United Arab Emirates

PunctureSafe franchise
PunctureSafe - total tyre protection franchise Investment from $ 18,850
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Cleanbros franchise
Cleanbros - cleaning сompany franchise Investment from $ 16,200
No-H2O franchise
No-H2O - Waterless Car Cleaning Franchise Investment from $ 1,145,000
Döner & Gyros franchise
Döner & Gyros - fast food restaurant franchise Investment on demand
TUCANO COFFEE franchise
TUCANO COFFEE - coffee shop franchise Investment from $ 84,600
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RoboThink franchise
RoboThink - еducation center franchise Investment from $ 40,700
LEVITTA franchise
LEVITTA - franchise of instagram store which sells levitating products Investment from $ 5,000
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BookingCat franchise
BookingCat - pet hotels chain franchise Investment from $ 4,530
Galevich Art School franchise
Galevich Art School - school of art and design franchise Investment from $ 3,160
Bye Bye Nitz franchise
Bye Bye Nitz - lice treatment center franchise Investment on demand
Flip Out franchise
Flip Out - entertainment facility franchise Investment from $ 1,400,000
Krispy Kreme franchise
Krispy Kreme - doughnuts and coffee store franchise Investment from $ 275,000
Championika franchise
Championika - children soccer school franchise Investment from $ 22,000
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment on demand
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Southern Fried Chicken franchise
Southern Fried Chicken - restaurant franchise Investment from $ 65,000
Orangetheory Fitness franchise
Orangetheory Fitness - fitness centre franchise Investment from $ 488,405
Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise
Nothing Bundt Cakes - retail bakery franchise Investment from $ 408,187
Jack Hiker franchise
Jack Hiker - backpacks franchise Investment from $ 1,470
Choupette franchise
Choupette - kids clothing shop franchise Investment from $ 46,000
TOPGUN franchise
TOPGUN - barbershop franchise Investment from $ 55,000
Coffee Like franchise
Coffee Like - coffee-to-go franchise Investment from $ 14,000
Myles franchise
Myles - Rental car Franchise Investment from $ 15,000
Cruise Planners franchise
Cruise Planners - travel agency franchise Investment from $ 2,295
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Attractiveness of the United Arab Emirates for the development of franchise business

The United Arab Emirates is mostly urban; 78% out of 9.47 million people live in the cities. The most populated cities are Dubai (3.13 mln), Abu Dhabi (1.21 mln), Sharjah (1.4 mln), Al Ain (766,936), and Ajman (238,000).

The economy is very strong due to the rich natural resources such as petroleum and natural gas which are exported to many countries. UAE has one of the highest per capita GDP in the world and one of the biggest ($3,081.34) average monthly disposable salary.

Tourism also provides a substantial contribution to the economy. In 2016 UAE attracted 19,131,000 international tourists which brought $18.7 billion to GDP. Dubai is considered the most popular shopping destination in the world. Visitor exports provide approximately $29.9 billion annually.  

Franchise opportunities are facilitated by Free Trade Zones giving a possibility of 100% foreign ownership and absolutely no taxes. Overall franchise business earns $30 billion and is constantly extending.

American brands with a share of over 70% are highly dominant on the market. Other numerous representatives are from Japan, China, Germany, UK, and Italy. There is still a steady flow of requests from both franchisees and franchisors for new franchise brands.

Over 100 different types of franchises are operating in UAE; the most popular franchise sectors include automotive, fast food, convenience stores, retail, fashion, dry cleaning, automotive, restaurant, mail and packing service.

There are high investment business opportunities, as well as cheap franchises in the United Arab Emirates presented for review, the choice is yours.

Indicators of Emirati Business Market

  • Capital: Abu Dhabi

  • Currency: UAE dirham

  • Education Index (2013): 0.673

  • Official languages: Arabic

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $68,424

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 7.33

  • Population: 9.27 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $693.765 billion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 21

  • Gini: 36

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.840

Franchising articles and ratings in The United Arab Emirates

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The Best 10 Bakery Franchise Businesses in The UAE for 2019
The Best 10 Bakery Franchise Businesses in The UAE for 2019
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The TOP 5 Automotive Franchises 2019 To Start Your Own Business In The UAE
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Franchising news in The United Arab Emirates

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2018 Dubai Global Franchise Market Expo
2018 Dubai Global Franchise Market Expo
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Franchise Show & Events in the United Arab Emirates

5–6 Nov 2019
2018 Dubai Global Franchise Market Expo

The Global Franchise Market is the official franchising event in Dubai, held under the patronage of Dubai Economy. The 4th edition of The Global Franchise Market will take place on the 5th and 6th of November 2019 at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre.