‘Under the pressures of globalisation and increasing competition, such companies might need extra financial resources or expertise in order to consolidate their overall performance,’ said Samir al-Ansari, CEO of Dubai International Capital.’ [We] will always be there to help companies finance their plans.’

The company is developing strategic partnerships and carrying out a survey of the region’s business environment before beginning to expand its portfolio. Established in mid-October, the holding company is responsible for overseeing some of Dubai’s multi-billion dollar projects, including Dubailand and the media and internet cities (MEED 21:10:04).