The capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi is a true destination of distinction with a rich culture and an intriguing past. It is a destination which is constantly being refined and expanded with an underlying theme of delivering experiences to enrich the lives of residents and visitors alike.
Majlis is Arabic for a top level meeting place and in Abu Dhabi; the traditional majlis - a tented meeting place where hospitality abounded before negotiations began - has been the setting for business meetings from the heyday of the silk route. The tradition, which characterised the early signing of petroleum concessions, lives on today and our majlis are now among the most advanced and competitive around. Abu Dhabi has taken the best of the past and refreshed it with the finest for the present and future.
There are some important elements to remember when conducting meetings. A verbal commitment, once clearly made, is considered ethically, if not legally, binding. Being viewed as honest and discreet is very important.