RAK Economic Zone


The RAKEZ Media Zone provides a nurturing and synergistic environment for owners of media firms and professionals in the field to set up or expand their media companies in RAK, where there is a high demand for creative media providers in various fields including: Media production, TV and Radio Broadcasting, Event Management, Animation, Music and Entertainment, as well as Publishing. It also brings media-related businesses close to their peers, creating a neighbourhood of media suppliers and vendors that embrace B2B collaboration for the growth of their respective businesses.

Main Benefits
  • Cost-effective and wide-ranging media activities
  • Premium value-added packages for startups and SMEs
  • Easy and simplified company set-up procedures in a one-stop-shop
  • Easy access to more than 13,000 businesses thriving in RAKEZ’s diversified industry sectors.
  • Dedicated and friendly professional support team to assist you with registration and provide continuous business support all the way

  • Flexi Desks – ideal for startups in the media field
  • Executive Offices – Ideal for media agencies and consultancy firms
  • Warehouses – ideal for media production companies
  • Land – Ideal for huge TV and radio stations. (broadcasting sector)

  • Eligibility to apply for UAE Residence Visas for owners, managers, partners, employees and labourers

Media Licence & Activities
A media licence is obtained based on your preferred segment. RAKEZ caters to a variety of segments and each segment has a number of activities from which you can select the ones that suit your requirements.

Media Segments
  • Advertising and Communication
  • Media and Marketing Services
  • Media Support Services
  • Event Management
  • Event Support Services
  • Media and Marketing Consultancy
  • New Media
  • Business Information
  • Broadcast Support Services
  • Broadcast Service Providers
  • Animation
  • Production (Film/TV and Radio)
  • Production Support Services
  • Music and Entertainment
  • Promotional Services
  • Publishing
  • Publishing Support Services
  • Broadcasting TV
  • Broadcasting Radio