benefits of setting up at twofour54 Abu Dhabi
twofour54 is a media free zone located at the heart of one of the fastest growing media markets in the world with attractive economic benefits for companies such as an easy licensing and business set-up services, 100% company ownership in a stable environment.
twofour54 is a place where some of the biggest names in the industry call home and the perfect location for your business, big or small, to thrive and prosper.
Isn't it time you capitalised on the opportunity?
We are more than just a real estate offering. At twofour54 we offer media organisations a complete range of services that help drive your business forward.
Here's why we are different:
- 100% company ownership in a stable environment with no restrictions on capital movements
- All licensing fees by the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi have been waived to all new partners and freelancers for their first two years.
- 0% import tariffs
- 100% exemption from personal income tax
- 100% exemption from corporate taxes
- Access to Abu Dhabi Film Commission’s 30% cash rebate on production spend
Convenience and Cost Efficiency
- Licensing and registration fees by the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi have been waived for the first two years, which considerably reduces the set up cost.
- No bureaucracy and transparent licensing with Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi and quick and easy set-up with twofour54 government & travel services which offers government relations and visa processing for your business and staff
- Highly cost effective office space solutions for your business needs and size
- No security deposit per employee visa required
- No minimum share capital requirements for the entity to be registered in twofour54
- Hassle free company registration, laws and legal framework
- On-site vocational media training academy offering media related courses as well as tailored training solutions for your organisation
- World-class studio production and post-production facilities supported by technical staff, all available for hire during your productions
- Status of free zone with ability to bid, contract and receive payments directly with UAE government entities
- Strong IP protection framework
- Critical mass of sector knowledge, talent and large pool of freelancers
- State-of-the-art infrastructure, uplink and fiber connectivity to the buildings
- twofour54 Briefing Room - a first-of-its-kind online portal and new business tool where twofour54 partners access to hundreds of business brief and exclusive access to Abu Dhabi Government tender briefs which shortens the traditional tender process.
- A dedicated freelance relations team to facilitate and connect the twofour54 freelance pool with twofour54 registered companies
- Safe, stable and friendly working environment
- Centrally located at the crossroads of the Middle East, European and Asian markets, with a strong global logistics and transport network. Only 5 hours from 25% of the world's population
- Proximity to Downtown Abu Dhabi, International Airports, Port, Yas Island; just 50 minutes away from Dubai.
Networking and Business Opportunities
- Unique campus environment with facilitated business networking
- Quarterly networking events with partners and stakeholders in Abu Dhabi
- Introductions and referrals facilitated to other twofour54 partners
- Access to industry news and market research by twofour54
- Access to other business facilitation services such as on-campus seminars and roadshows etc.
- Inclusion in twofour54 marketing and promotion campaigns across Abu Dhabi, the region and global campaigns.
- A dedicated Business Development team member assigned to your company for the span of your presence in twofour54
- twofour54 Briefing Room - a first-of-its-kind online portal and new business tool where twofour54 partners access to hundreds of business brief and exclusive access to Abu Dhabi Government tender briefs which shortens the traditional tender process