RAKEZ and AHK Boost Ras Al Khaimah’s Business Outlook

RAKEZ and AHK Boost Ras Al Khaimah’s Business Outlook

Discover insights from the successful RAKEZ & AHK Business Breakfast in Ras Al Khaimah. Explore growth opportunities and business highlights.

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In a dynamic display of economic diplomacy, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) and the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) recently hosted a highly successful Business Breakfast in Ras Al Khaimah. This event aimed to foster robust networking opportunities among German investors and businesses across the UAE. Ms. Ute Brunn, Deputy Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, warmly welcomed the attendees, setting the tone for a day of insightful discussions and valuable connections.

Key Highlights from the Event

Insights from Key Ras Al Khaimah Entities

The Business Breakfast provided a platform for key stakeholders from prominent Ras Al Khaimah entities such as the RAK Municipality, RAK Tourism Development Authority, and Marjan to share their visions and insights. Discussions focused on the emirate’s ambitious business outlook and ongoing developmental projects to enhance infrastructure and service offerings crucial for supporting sustainable business growth.

Networking and Collaboration Opportunities

Oliver Oehms, CEO of the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce, highlighted the event’s significance in facilitating productive dialogues and collaborations between German and UAE businesses. He emphasized Ras Al Khaimah’s unique potential as a business hub ripe with investment opportunities across various sectors.

Insights into Ras Al Khaimah’s Business Landscape

Commitment to Business Growth

Ramy Jallad, Group CEO of RAKEZ, underscored the collaborative efforts with AHK and other business organizations to position Ras Al Khaimah not merely as an investment destination, but as a thriving ecosystem conducive to business success. He emphasized RAKEZ’s dedication to providing tailored support and innovative solutions that cater to the diverse needs of enterprises, thereby fostering an environment rich in growth opportunities.

Panel Discussion Highlights

A pivotal component of the event was the engaging panel discussion, which covered topics ranging from business operations to tourism and real estate landscapes in Ras Al Khaimah. Participants gained valuable insights into the strategic advantages of establishing businesses in the emirate, which is supported by its strategic location and forward-looking infrastructure initiatives.

Testimonials and Participant Feedback

First-hand Experiences

Participants such as Florian Filippo Walther, DEinternational & Pakistan Consultant and AHK Representative, shared their positive first impressions of Ras Al Khaimah’s business environment. They highlighted the efficiency of RAKEZ’s setup and its impactful networking opportunities, underscoring the emirate’s commitment to supporting business ventures.

Recognition of Growth Potential

As CEO of Digital Marketing Awards, Alexandre Orloff admired Ras Al Khaimah’s growth trajectory across tourism, real estate, and industrial sectors. The event showcased these advancements and highlighted Ras Al Khaimah’s increasing appeal as a preferred destination for businesses looking to expand or relocate.

Emphasis on Sustainability

Adrienne Doolan, Founder of Sustain Global, attended the event to explore Ras Al Khaimah’s integration of sustainability into its developmental plans. She praised the informative panel discussions and the networking opportunities facilitated at RAKEZ’s coworking space, affirming her interest in returning to further explore business prospects in the vibrant emirate.


RAKEZ is a testament to Ras Al Khaimah’s commitment to fostering a conducive environment for international businesses. With over 1,000 German businesses thriving within its ecosystem, including industry leaders like Maico Gulf and Knauf RAK, RAKEZ continues bolstering the emirate’s reputation as a global business powerhouse.

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