OUR COMPANY

VISION  Asia Gulf shall become one of the leading integrated enterprise groups bridging Asia and the Gulf.  


MISSION  To develop, manage and deliver innovative and sustainable consumer and industrial brands in key multi-cultural communities.  
 

OUR STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES

  • Identify, curate and cultivate captivating brands that provide economic value to our customers.  
  • Restore the way people consume food by adopting sustainable processes and brands. 
  • Help shape the Philippine business ecosystem by providing advisory services to and building value chains for Filipino-oriented organizations and SMEs.  

OUR CORE VALUES

  • Competent
  • Innovative
  • Truthful
  • Value Adding

Who we are

Jose Jovy Tuano

Being an industrial entrepreneur and business leader for over 25 years, Mr. Tuano is recognized as one of the 100 most in influential filipinos in the Gulf as published by Illustrado Magazine 2016 & 2017. He has been engaged in real estate, travel and food industries in the Gulf region. He currently holds the positions of CEO & Founder, Asia Gulf Trading & Commercial Brokers; Managing Director, Asia Gulf Foods; Philippine-Licensed Real Estate Broker (PRC No. 5080); Member of City of Taguig Real Estate Board (CTREB – PAREB); Co-Founder of the Philippine Business Council in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and currently Director of Trade, Investment & Entrepreneurship of PBC Abu Dhabi; CPA: SGV & Co, Alumni  

Ali Al Rais

With over 30 years of experience in diversified industries from aviation, real estate to consumer goods, Mr. Ali Al Rais is a transformation catalyst and reliable local partner for any company who would like to start up, accelerate or expand their business operations in the Middle East region. He holds a real estate broker license issued by Dubai Real Estate Regulatory Agency under Asia Gulf Real Estate. He also holds a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Glamorgan, United Kingdom. Mr. Ali possesses a wide range of key connections and business links in many countries which gives access to an extensive variety of solutions and services. He has greatly contributed to the growth of Asia Gulf Companies by integrating the products and services of his various enterprises into a strong value chain that enable business units to function simpler, faster and better. He currently holds the positions of CEO, Asia Gulf Real Estate; Executive Director, Alrais Enterprises; President, Time Express; Chairman, I-Jet; Chairman, AsiaReps Travel, Inc.  

REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

Dubai Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) Licensed. Currently engaged in sales and leasing of residential villa and commercial units developed and built in Dubai. 

Registered in Abu Dhabi Economic Department with license to engage as commercial brokers. Organized the first Philippine Property Show in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and facilitated the market entry of SMDC in 2007 through a series of roadshows and Filipino Expo participation.  

 

AVIATION AND TOURISM INDUSTRY

iJet is an international trip-planning and flight management company specializing in providing regulatory authorizations and ground support services to aircraft operators around the world. From their Malta headquarters in the heart of Europe, their experts are able to manage our global network, ensuring that our clients’ trips are operated effectively and efficiently. We follow the industry’s standards and best practices, and apply our own personal expertise to ensure that our clients receive high-quality care on time, every time.  

Airotech Travel and Tourism, now renamed Arabian Travel House, is a travel and tourism agency based in Dubai that specializes in visa processing, ticketing and tours with its direct access to the UAE Immigration office.  


 

AsiaReps Travel is a travel company located at Intramuros Manila, Philippines. The company was inaugurated on December 2011. AsiaReps specializes in Arabian Experience Tours to Dubai, Abu Dhabi and beyond. It provides various travel services and products for both inbound and outbound clients from international and domestic airline ticketing or hotel booking to group arrangements for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions. AsiaReps Travel is owned, managed and operated by airline and travel industry partners with a combined experience of over 45 years. The company was established by Ali Al Rais and Jovy Tuano who have resided and worked in the Gulf for more than 15 years.  

HOSPITALITY AND FOOD INDUSTRY

La Carne Premium Meat

La Carne Premium Meat is the leading premium meat retailer in the Abu Dhabi Emirate housing the best in fine beef and lamb (Australian, New Zealand and US). La Carne takes the hassle out of getting premium meat to your home or business by personalizing your meat products to maximize customer satisfaction and lower food cost. La Carne Premium Meat is the only butchery on Talabat and Beam Wallet, and takes pride in being active in the Abu Dhabi community. 

Frozen Butcher

Asia Gulf is proud to be the sole distributor of Frozen Butcher. Sourcing the finest meat from all over the globe, Frozen Butcher freezes meat to below 35 degrees to preserve freshness and avoid the use of any additives. Products include the finest burgers, steaks and carpaccio, ready-to-ccok and ready-to-eat. To be a retailer or feature Frozen Butcher on your restaurant or cafe menu, contact Asia Gulf now at 050-2224819.

Bios Dynamis Certified Organic Rice

Give back to Philippine farmers by buying their Organic Rice certified by Germany-based company Ceres. Bios Dynamis' rice products were grown by farmer-partners located across Mindanao, who have been trained in various practices relating to Sustainable Agriculture, like Organic and Biodynamic Agriculture. The rice is purchased at fair prices, and conduct processed at a dedicated grains center in M’lang, North Cotabato.

Arabian Tea House is one of the oldest tea houses in Dubai serving authentic Emirati cuisine at the old Bastakiya area in Bur Dubai next to Dubai Museum. It has branched out to Jumeirah area fronting Burj Al Arab. The place is popular among local residents and tourists where you can enjoy Emirati hospitality with blends of tea from Australia, China, India, Canada and Czech Republic. Locations: Bastakiya, Bur Dubai and The Mall, Jumeirah. www.arabianteahouse.co  

La Comida Express Gourmet is another home-grown brand of affordable Filipino ready meals and innovative products that are exclusively distributed by AGT to retail outlets and major supermarket chains like Lulu, Souq Planet and Geant (now Carrefour).  

The beverage toll manufacturing plant of M.M. GUANZON, INC. (MMGI) in the Philippines was commissioned in year 2000 by Dr. Mario M. Guanzon where Jose Jovy Tuano invested a minority share to diversify the latter’s investment outside UAE. MMGI is an FDA (BFAD) Approved and Licensed food and beverage Manufacturer and Distributor. Its focus and specialization is in Private Labels and House Brands manufacturing and bottling; product development, mass production of (RTD) ready-to-drink juice and tea beverages in Stand-Up pouches (doy), bottled purified and mineral water in PET bottles as well as other consumer food products. Services include end-to-end value-chain solutions, product development, supply chain management, inventory management, resource management and logistics and distribution management. Address: 23 Saint Anthony Street, CRC-Multinational Village, Paranaque City, Manila 1708, Tel +632 829-5199

INTERIOR CONTRACT, INDUSTRIAL AND CONSUMER PRODUCT INDUSTRY

Al Rais Support Technical Works is a professional designer, installer and maintainer of technical services to the building and infrastructure sectors. It has a well established operation in the UAE which provides a wide range of services including Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Civil works. It offers a full range of services in commercial and industrial installation and maintenance including heating, ventilation, air conditioning and pipe work services. Address: P.O. Box : 80266, Dubai, U.A.E. Office 102 & 108 New Bushager Building (Near GGICO Metro Station, Opposite of Red Avenue Building)  Tel no.: +971 4 255 5234. www.alrais.biz  

Alrais Enterprises LLC is the Exclusive Distributor of Rust-Oleum and Krud Kutter products in U.A.E., Kuwait, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain. Ace Hardware is one of its major retail outlets for these products. RUST-OLEUM BRANDS is a worldwide leader in protective paints and coatings for both home and industry since 1921. Rust-Oleum has been the global leader in manufacturing innovative coatings that empower do-it-yourselfers and professionals. Address: P.O. Box : 80266, Dubai, U.A.E., O ce 108 New Bushager Building, Tel no.: +971 4 255 5234, www.rustoleum.com  

Sharief Stores was established 30 years ago and it offers a selection of luggage and linen products with twelve 12 retail outlets all over Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Brands include Bric's, Carlton and Zero Halliburton. Address: 901, MAI TOWER, AL NAHDA 1, P.O.Box 4446, Dubai, UAE, Tel No. +971 4 2666646  Fax No +971 4 2666623, Email: info@shariefgroup.com, www.shariefgroup.com  

Kamayyaman Buying Circle is a newly launched Filipino Buying Club as the first project of Circulo Investments, a private UAE free zone corporation partly owned by Jose Jovy Tuano. Its purpose is to consolidate the purchase of consumer goods of Overseas Filipinos and SMEs at wholesale prices with the aim of building the first Filipino-owned Warehouse Market or Super Palengke. Top products are rice, meat, cooking oil, condiments, milk, toiletries and canned foods. Email: circulo@outlook.net, Tel no. +97158 297 6378, Mezzanine, Al Nahyan Complex, Tourist Club Area, opp Abu Dhabi Mall, Abu Dhabi  

Logistics industry

Time Express is a subsidiary of Alrais   Enterprises that makes deliveries happen faster for businesses and consumers.   They developed a unique same day and next day delivery network positioned to   enhance the speed and flexibility of last-mile delivery. They help consumers send international parcels more cost effectively and get products more quickly while lowering the cost of distribution for the businesses they buy from. In addition to being an ideal delivery partner for e-retailers and e-commerce companies, they offer expertise in a wide range of solutions across wide range of industries that support time-critical delivery ranging from business to business, banks and financial services, to healthcare logistics. Office 102 New Bushager Building Tel (971) 4255 5563 Email:  info@timexpress.ae   https://timexpress.ae     

a proud member of

The Philippine Business Council of Abu Dhabi, is an organisation formed on 12th June 2003 as a business group composed of businessmen, entrepreneurs and professionals connected with local companies who share a common interest in developing local businesses, and trade and investment between the Philippines and United Arab Emirates. With the favourable endorsement of the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines, on December 2003, PBC Abu Dhabi was granted full membership by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) on 22nd March 2004. Mr. Jovy Tuano is the Founding Chairman.

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ABU DHABI

Asia Gulf Trading

Ground Floor, Mushrif Mall

Tel no.: +971 2 4446482

P.O. Box: 70631, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

Abu Dhabi  


DUBAI 

Office 102 & 108

New Bushager Building (Near GGICO Metro Station (Opposite of Red Avenue Building) 

Tel no.: +971 4 255 5234 

Fax no.: +971 4 255 5231  

P.O. Box : 80266, Dubai, U.A.E.