Abu Dhabi Business Center
Abu Dhabi Business Centre
Established in March 2013, Abu Dhabi Business Center aims to provide an ideal environment that contributes to making Abu Dhabi a...
Industrial Development
The Industrial Development Bureau is a major contributor to economic diversification, by stimulating steady growth that is less...

About Journeys


Business Journeys

Business journeys enables you to register your business in Abu Dhabi in a simple and fast way and guide you towards setting up your operations. This is your one-stop shop to complete the end-to-end process of starting and operating a business in Abu Dhabi.

Program of Industrial Sector Motivation through Electric Tariff

Initiative of Industrial Sector Motivation through Electric Tariff aims to promote competitiveness and develop investments in Abu Dhabi as a first option for industrial companies having high-level automation and productivity and high economic impact by increasing the production of industrial facilities, enhancing their economic impact and, and raising energy use efficiency.
Five incentives:
  • Reduce operational costs of the manufacturer
  • Boost productivity of the manufacturer
  • Enhance competitiveness of the manufacturing facilities
  • Encourage the technological transformation of the manufacturing facilities
  • Contributes on energy efficiency for the manufacturing facilities

Chairman's Message

H.E. Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi

H.E. Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi

Chairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development

The economy of Abu Dhabi has occupied an outstanding position and attained a high level of competitiveness in many sectors thanks to the excellent performance delivered by the non-oil sectors – especially those on which Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 has focused and set their contribution to the GDP to become 64% by 2030 – which have already contributed to more than 50% of the Emirate GDP.

Strategic & Executive Plans

Propose the strategic and executive plans for the economic sector in the Emirate Article 3 of Law No. 7 of the year 2018, approve them from the...

Policies & Regulations

Organise all the aspects of the economic sector by establishing policies, criteria, regulations, decisions, and executive and operational circulars...

Reports & Analytics

Deliver periodic reports and analytical studies on the Department's competence to Abu Dhabi Executive Office. Undertake any other functions or tasks...


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    25 Nov 2019


    Added Officials opening new branch of Jumbo Technology company
  • Abu Dhabi consumer protection activities report Q3 2019

    24 Nov 2019


    ADDED conducts 28,993 inspection & supervisory visits in Q3 2019
  • H.E. Rashed Abdulkarim Al Blooshi, Undersecretary of ADDED

    20 Nov 2019


    ADDED reveals 105 per cent increase in new economic licenses reaching more than 5,000 in Q3 2019
  • Economic circulation seminar

    01 Nov 2019


    ADDED organizes workshop to shed light on Abu Dhabi’s circular economy in industrial sector