Press Release of German Ministry of Finance

The United Arab Emirates and Germany have agreed upon a new double taxation agreement on 23 December 2008 the draft of which has not yet been published.
Apparently, the new agreement does not provide for the same advantages as the former double taxation agreement which expired on 31 December 2008.
Please find attached an unofficial English translation of the press release of the German Ministry of Finance giving some general information regarding the draft of the new double taxation agreement.

Press Release of German Ministry of Finance