Dubai Investments (DI) is a world-class company that invests in viable and profitable entities. The company has an enviable track record stretching back over 11 years and has shown leadership in all fields of investment activities in the United Arab Emirates and the Middle East. With over 25,000 shareholders, and paid-up capital of DH 1.8 billion, it is the largest investment company listed on the UAE stock exchange. Its prudent use of capital and sound management skills enables DI to establish, acquire, or strategically participate in successful corporate ventures throughout the region.
The series of developments that has taken place in DI over recent years, such as the increase in the number of subsidiary companies to 37 and the increase in share capital, has grown the business from a relatively small concern to a thriving large-scale company today.
Dubai Investments PJSC reported exceptional results for the nine months ended 30 September 2006, with consolidated total income of AED 1.45 billion. The net profit for the period was AED 744 million, which is 93 per cent more than the net profit of AED 386 million for the same period last year. These outstanding results were the product of excellent performances by group entities.
Looking ahead DI plans to expand its existing businesses and simultaneously seek new investment opportunities, specifically in the industrial and real estate sectors. Current business interests span a diverse range of sectors from agriculture to telecommunications and finance.