Can Egypt become the new China? The accidental benefits of currency devaluation

Economic events, such as the recent devaluation of Egypt’s currency, can send shockwaves far beyond national borders. While such a change might initially seem like a challenge, could it actually unlock unexpected opportunities for Egypt’s manufacturing sector and spark broader economic transformation?  With businesses around the world, especially those in the UK, rethinking their strategies […]

Can Egypt Be The Manufacturing Hub for UK Brands?

In recent years, and due to some difficult financial conditions, Egypt has emerged as a burgeoning manufacturing hub, attracting businesses looking to reduce their manufacturing cost. With its strategic location, cost-effectiveness, and skilled workforce, the country offers a plethora of advantages for UK brands in Egypt considering expansion and competing in a global market. Let […]

The Dawn of Digital Health Innovations in the Middle East: A New Era of Medical Excellence

Digital Health Innovations in the Middle East

The Middle East is on the cusp of a healthcare revolution, with digital innovations leading the charge towards a future where medical care is more accessible, efficient, and advanced than ever before. As medical tourism flourishes, nations like the UAE and Saudi Arabia are at the forefront, embracing cutting-edge technologies to meet the growing demand […]

Navigating the Evolving E-commerce Landscape in the Middle East: Opportunities for UK Brands

Navigating the Evolving E-commerce Landscape in the Middle East: Opportunities for UK Brands

Over the past decade, the e-commerce landscape in the Middle East has experienced impressive growth, significantly reshaping the online retail ecosystem across the GCC regions and Egypt. This transformation is propelled by advancements in digital technology, evolving consumer preferences, and an increase in internet users, positioning e-commerce as a major economic driver in these regions. […]

The Rise of Renewable Energy in Saudi Arabia: A New Frontier for UK Business Expansion

The Rise of Renewable Energy in Saudi Arabia: A New Frontier for UK Business Expansion

Saudi Arabia’s landscape, rich in oil, is also revealing a significant potential for renewable energy. This shift towards sustainability offers substantial opportunities for UK businesses seeking to expand their horizons. The market in Saudi Arabia, still in the early stages of exploring renewable energy, presents a promising area for innovation and investment.   Saudi Arabia’s […]

How to start your business in the UK with expansion worker visa

The new expansion worker visa is a part of the UK’s GBM (Global Business Mobility) program. The visa is primarily for specialist candidates such as highly skilled personnel or senior managers that are looking to move to the UK temporarily with the aim to start business in UK or undertake tasks vital for setting up […]

What are the eligibility criteria to apply for a UK expansion worker visa

The UK Expansion Worker visa provides businesses with an excellent opportunity to open their subsidiary or franchise in the United Kingdom. It is a sponsored visa that enables lawful and eligible organisations to sponsor a highly skilled company worker or a senior partner or specialist to legally, albeit temporarily migrate to the UK to establish/expand […]

Top 5 things you should know before starting an international franchise

If you’re one of those people who don’t mind taking calculated risks and are looking to become a successful entrepreneur by starting a business using an already-established brand name and a successful business model, then international franchising may be ideal for you. In light of this, we’re going to take a comprehensive dive into some […]

Finding suitable franchisees in the Middle East: Our proven process

These are challenging times for any business to prosper for its core audience. Corporations face hard choices in the coming years with the global supply chain in a tight balance and the constantly shifting geopolitical situation. The stress is more extensive for SMBs that don’t have a substantial capital backup to survive massive losses. However, […]