Growing your business in the Netherlands!

Are you a business owner in UAE looking for business possibilities in the Netherlands? The Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency helps you on your way..

Doing business in the Netherlands

The website is the official government website for non-Dutch speaking entrepreneurs and is specially designed to help you do business in the Netherlands and working or trade with Dutch companies.

On you’ll find practical information on:

Or watch the webinar ‘Starting a business in the Netherlands’ for a quick overview of all the steps involved.


The Netherlands is an excellent place to start a business. This is because of its strategic location in Europe, favorable business climate, high-quality infrastructure and well-educated population. Innovative startups can apply for a special one-year permit, the startup visa.

Read more about the options for  startups on, or go to the Techleap website. Techleap focuses on stimulating the startup community in the Netherlands.

Investing in the Netherlands

Information on Investing in the Netherlands is available on the website of the Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA) headquartered in The Hague with a regional office in Dubai.

NFIA supports existing companies (HQ > 25 fte) and qualifying scale-ups with their expansion into the Netherlands, and beyond, into Europe.

Contact us

Their contact information is available on the ‘ Contact Us’ page of their website. Or send an email to:  Mention in your email your full name, company name, address, sector and a short description of your business plan.