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. […]

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 […]

Step-by step process for expanding your British franchise into the Middle East

There’s no doubt the Middle East is a global business hub that attracts hundreds of businesses and entrepreneurs, providing them with the incentives and the facilities required to establish a successful franchise. The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, etc. are some of the top countries for business franchises in the world. Why? Well, they provide entrepreneurs […]