PPI Original Text (PPI-OT) – Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone visits Pakistan to attract investors

Karachi, May 22, 2012 (PPI-OT): Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) is currently visiting Pakistan with an agenda to attract Pakistani businessmen to Ras Al Khaimah. Pakistan is the third biggest market for RAK FTZ, and the free zone is looking to improve and succeed even more by demonstrating complete dedication to the region. To achieve this, RAK FTZ is conducting a series of road shows and seminars in Pakistan.

The first show will be held today and tomorrow (May 22 and May 23) at Marriott Hotel in Karachi. The purpose of these road shows is to showcase RAK FTZ as the ‘home of Pakistani businesses’, where one can invest and benefit from packages that offer residence visa, eligibility for a bank account in the UAE, peace, security, stability, 100% business ownership, 100% tax-free income, and room for growth and success.

Commenting on the business prospects in Ras Al Khaimah for Pakistanis, Oussama El Omari, CEO of RAK FTZ, stated, “At RAK FTZ, we have always supported pro-investment policies that are firmly rooted in the principles of free trade and promoting entrepreneurship. Through these road shows and seminars all around Pakistan, we are looking at establishing and nurturing strong business contacts with Pakistani entrepreneurs and companies.

The cost effectiveness of setting up business at RAK FTZ, coupled with value- added services and easy access to do business with neighbouring regions are our salient advantages that are unmatched in the region.” With minimum amount of paperwork requirement, Pakistani entrepreneurs can avail this grand opportunity and set-up their businesses at RAK FTZ, as it is one of the most cost-effective free zones in the UAE.

RAK FTZ Marketing Representative Omar Ul Haq comments, “RAK FTZ has planned several activities in Pakistan, and RAK FTZ is certainly worth a closer look for a majority of start-ups and existing Pakistani businesses. We are conducting these road shows and seminars to create awareness and to enable Pakistani businessmen, entrepreneurs and investors to benefit from the products and services available at RAK FTZ.”

For more information, contact:
Cleo Eleazar
Public Relations and Media Officer
Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone Authority (RAK FTZ)
Phone: +971-7-2077173
E-mail: c.eleazar@rakftz.com