JUST IN: There Will Be No Increase On Private School Fees In Dubai For The Year Ahead

Many more fees have been cancelled

Bn 00000

Following a cabinet meeting late on Wednesday night a series ground breaking initiatives have been put in place. 

To reduce the cost of doing business in Dubai and stimulate economic growth, following directives from HH Skeih Mohammed, cross sector announcements were made.

HH Sheikh Hamdan announced the changes in a series of tweets early on Thursday morning. This follows a similar series of sudden tweets by HH Sheikh Mohammed recently regarding foreign ownership and 10 year visas. 

More details to come as to how soon the fees will be removed in the other industries, however, for parents of children in private schools, a freeze on current fees will come as a huge relief as they plan for the year ahead. 

More analysis to follow...

The cabinet met to aid economic growth...

Fees for commercial entities have been cut in half

Loads have fees have been canceled for airlines aswell

A 4% property fee has been waived

Finally, to 'release the burden on parents' all private school fees have been frozen

Written By

Richard Fitzgerald

Rich is a media fiend who hasn't been seen without an iPhone in hand since 2007. With a passion for all things health and fitness, what he lacks in hair he more than makes up for in creativity. As the founder of Lovin Dubai, he's our fearless leader.