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Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis announces 5-year 0% interest payment plan

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis (ASIO) has announced a special incentive of a payment plan in a bid to facilitate investors and businesses to set-up new trade in Sharjah or expand by taking advantage of its strategic location, world Class infrastructure and attractive payment plans. Announcing the new payment plan option, Ahmed Juma Al Musharrekh, Acting Director – Commercial at Sharjah ...

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Shurooq Launches Development of Picturesque Khorfakkan Beach Project

Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council Ruler of Sharjah, the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) recently announced the launch of the development and redesigning project of Khorfakkan Beach. The project aligns with Shurooq’s strategy to integrate tourism and family destinations across the emirate of Sharjah. The project ...

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SCCI keen to achieve the best representation of business community’s interests

Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) stressed its keenness to achieve the best representation of the interests of the business community in Sharjah and to provide all possible support to the private sector enterprises, with the aim of providing them with maximum protection and enhancing efforts to create a business-friendly and attractive investment environment. This came during the 2018 ...

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SEC reviews Sharjah’s facilities for investors

Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council (SEC), chaired a meeting of the Council on Tuesday, at the Ruler’s Office in Sharjah, in the presence of Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council. Following the ...

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The Fourth Edition of Sharjah FDI Forum kickstarts in December

Region’s leading FDI forum held under the patronage of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah As global economies transition from readying themselves for the Fourth industrial revolution, to devising frameworks and capital markets that pave way for a profitable and sustainable future, the 4th Sharjah FDI Forum, slated to take place on 10 and 11 of December, under the patronage ...

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How 10-year visas will affect UAE business owners

The UAE government has created a buzz of expectation with its plans to introduce a 10-year residency visa to attract investors and new talent. The new visa rules, to be in place by the end of 2018, have potentially far-reaching consequences at a time when major developed countries such as the US are putting up barriers in visas and immigration ...

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S&P’s positive ratings for Sharjah to boost global investment

Top Sharjah officials and economic stakeholders have welcomed the move by global credit ratings agency, Standard & Poor’s (S&P), reaffirming Sharjah’s BBB + / A-2 sovereign credit ratings in long- and short-term. Lauding the decision by the global watchdog, they emphasised that Sharjah’s economic outlook remains healthy and positive in short and long terms, thanks to the Emirate’s diverse economy ...

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Sharjah GDP rises to AED92.7b in 2017

Sharjah’s gross domestic product (GDP) reached AED92.7b in 2017, increasing by an average of 4.7 per cent, according to figures released by the Sharjah Economic Development Department. Sultan Abdullah bin Hadda Al Suwaidi, Chairman of Sharjah Economic Development Department, (SEDD) said that the increase in GDP reflects the wise vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, ...

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SEWA to implement central cooling systems in Sharjah’s new areas

Sharjah 24: Dr. Rashid Al Leem, Chairman of Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA), said that central cooling systems contribute to the reduction of energy consumption by 30% to 40%, and that SEWA has started implementing studies for adopting such systems in buildings and facilities in new areas throughout Sharjah City and began rehabilitating specialised cadres of citizens to work ...

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