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Tawazun Economic Program Contributes towards building a sustainable defense industry that drives local content and creates in-country value. Laying the foundation for a thriving national defense and security economy, creating opportunities and generating value.

Tawazun Economic Program is aimed at stimulating economic growth and development through:


Supporting and promoting defense and security investment to ensure sustainable economic benefits.


Targeting new capability development, technology transfer and accelerated adoption of new technologies.


Promoting Innovation and R&D in the UAE, enabling companies in the UAE to move up the value chain.


Encouraging SMEs participation as suppliers or local partners on major procurement contracts.


Increasing competitiveness in the export market for the UAE-based suppliers.


Generating knowledge-based exmployment opportunities and capability development for UAE nationals.