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Saudi to OK some foreign ownership of stocks

Saudi Arabia's plans to open up its stock market will limit direct foreign ownership to investors with at least $5 billion under management and allow each to hold a maximum 5 percent of a stock's issued share capital, two industry sources said.

December 10, 2011 4:21
 
Foreign ownership… will it happen?

Foreign ownership… will it happen?

It’s back on the table: foreign ownership of companies in the UAE. But will foreigners actually get a bigger slice of the pie, and if they do, how big?

November 30, 2010 2:56
 

Foreign ownership to be allowed ‘this year’, says UAE minister

Draft law to be submitted to the Cabinet within in month, says Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed al-Mansouri.

March 9, 2010 9:29
 

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank mulls 25 percent foreign ownership

Currently, foreigners cannot hold shares in the lender.

February 9, 2010 12:01
 
Can you finally own your company in the UAE?

Can you finally own your company in the UAE?

The government has reiterated that it is working on a new law to allow 100 percent foreign ownership of companies in the UAE.

September 14, 2009 9:51