Coffee & Iced Tea

Coffee & Iced Tea
Conversations that inspire
Wildpeeta: Mohamed & Peyman Al Awadhi
May 14 • 52 min
The story of the Al Awadhi brothers & their Wildpeeta dream—the launch in 2009, shutting it down in 2013 & re-opening the restaurant in partnership with Freedom Pizza in 2018.
Frying Pan Adventures: Arva & Farida Ahmed
Apr 22 • 44 min
The story behind Frying Pan Adventures, Dubai’s first food tour company.
Back with a new season!
Apr 19 • 0 min
A new season of Coffee & Iced Tea begins April 22.
VAT 4: Designated Zones
Jan 10 • 5 min
Vikas Takhtani from Legends Accounting joins us again to explain the movement of goods & services between Designated Zones and mainland UAE.
VAT 3: Managing VAT rollout
Jan 3 • 20 min
We’re joined by Arshi Kaura & Vikas Takhtani of Legends Accounting to navigate starting point of VAT for companies, managing rollout and listener questions.
VAT 2: Place of supply
Dec 1, 2017 • 6 min
Manish Khanna returns to discuss VAT record keeping, place of supply and potential impacts of the new tax on home businesses in the UAE.
VAT 1: How it works
Nov 5, 2017 • 14 min
Manish Khanna joins Shirin Patwa to answer basic concepts of VAT in the UAE, registration criteria and how it will be computed. Send your questions to or on twitter and we’ll get our experts to answer them in future episodes.
VAT in the UAE
Sep 26, 2017 • 0 min
Join us as we begin a new podcast series to explore the upcoming Value Added Tax in the UAE, with tax experts and listener questions. Do subscribe in your favorite podcast player!