Dubai Knowledge Village (DKV) was established in 2003, creating the first and largest community of human resources management professionals. The picturesque facility provides a comprehensive and congenial environment for a variety of knowledge-based entities covering a diverse group of Human Resources Management and support organizations.
This knowledge community was founded with a long-term economic strategy to develop the talent pool and human capital, leading to a shift into a knowledge-based economy.
The investment opportunities include HR Management and consultancy, HR Development, Linguistics, Research centers, skill assessment and testing facilities, executive search firms, retailers, freelancers and other segments as well.DKV has over 450 business partners including professional training centers, HR consultancies, linguistic centers and assessment centers. DKV is the world’s only Free Zone cluster totally dedicated to Human Resources Management professionals. DKV is driven by the vision to be the Leading Regional Destination for Human Resources Management Providers.
DKV strives to provide quality infrastructure, business services and operational support to the Human Resources Management community, enabling their growth and support the transition into a knowledge based economy.
The investors and partners get many benefits, including 100% foreign ownership, 100% tax exemption, 100% repatriation of assets and profits. The investor experience is made very comfortable through an effortless licensing, registration and government services, through a single window operational support.
DKV also offers first-rate infrastructure and facilities for the use of its HR business partners and their clients including serene landscapes, a food court, retail facilities and other services
DKV offers a 7 step setting up process for any new business investments which are very efficient and help a new business establish itself with in five weeks. All the governmental services like employment/residency visas, visit and other visas, Dubai Police services and consular services are facilitated by DKV, making life very convenient.
Dubai Knowledge Village offers a quick and easy registration services to the investors which will provide them with the legal structure essential to set up their businesses. Irrespective of the size and the reputation of the business, DKV ensures successful first steps for all investors in setting up their businesses in DKV. Registration is essential for clients to secure legal protection, claim various tax exemptions, obtain credit and raise capital. The registration procedure is highly simplified, free of red tape and involves minimal costs.
Business Partners can incorporate in three ways at DKV. They can set up a branch of foreign company, which should be at least 2 years old to be incorporated by Dubai Knowledge Village. A branch of UAE-based company can also be an option, which includes other UAE Free Zone licensees. A third option is a Free Zone limited liability company (FZ LLC). Dubai Knowledge Village ensures that the specimen copies of key legal documents like the Memorandum of Association (MOA), Articles of Association (AOA), and Board Resolutions are available for reference to the investors. The investors can directly file the application or can use the services of a legal representative authorized through a power of attorney.