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‘Invest in Sharjah’ debuts at forums in Asia, Europe and the Middle East

‘Invest in Sharjah’, the FDI office of the emirate of Sharjah, has debuted at business and investment forums in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, since the brand’s official launch in September. ‘Invest in Sharjah’ was first unveiled by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) at the Sharjah FDI Forum 2016, as a new brand to help position Sharjah in ...

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Sharjah to add new 4m sqft. exhibition centre

Sharjah is building a new 4 million square foot (370,000 sqm.) exhibition and conference centre in Al Tai district, near the intersection of Emirates Road and Mleiha Road. Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) revealed recently that next year’s Sharjah International Book Fair will move to the new venue in order to expand its area from 25,000 square metres (269,098 sq. ft.) ...

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Shurooq outlines Sharjah’s case for Russian FDI

The array of opportunities for Sharjah and Russia to do business was the topic of discussion at a roundtable event organised by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), which took place at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry yesterday. More than 100 businesspersons and representatives of Sharjah-based Russian companies attended the meeting, which was aimed at boosting bilateral cooperation between ...

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Shurooq encourages Indian business to invest in Sharjah

Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) wrapped up its recent participation at the 2nd UAE – India Economic Forum 2016 (UIEF), which took place on October 19-20 at Madinat Jumeirah’s Mina A’Salam. Shurooq’s participation at UIEF, headlining as a platinum sponsor for its 2nd edition, resulted with a richer economic outlook on investments between Sharjah and India, and mapped-out its ...

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MEA event leaders meet in Sharjah

Leaders from the Middle East and Africa’s exhibition industry met in Sharjah this month for a Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) Leadership Meeting. The meeting of the UFI’s Middle East and Africa Chapter was held at the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 2 June 2016 and was attended by exhibition organisers, venues and industry service providers. ...

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Shurooq roundtable explores opportunities for Portuguese investment

The most effective ways of enhancing business between Sharjah and Portugal were high on the agenda at a key meeting organised by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) in collaboration with AICEP Portugal Global Trade and Investment Agency. More than 50 business stakeholders attended the premium roundtable event, which was held at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and which brought together ...

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Shurooq debuts its latest destinations in London

Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) is set to showcase its latest projects and destinations in this year’s edition of the World Travel Market, WTM, being held in London from November 2nd – 5th. Operating under the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority’s, SCTDA, pavilion at WTM, the Shurooq stand will feature the authority’s newest developments, including Al Noor Island, ...

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Shurooq introduces Sharjah to Chinese investor community

As part of its ongoing commitment to cementing the Emirate’s position as a leading regional business and investment hub, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), took part in the 7th edition of the China Overseas Investment Fair (COIF), which was held in Beijing on 22 – 23 of October. Led by Investment Promotion Executives at Shurooq, Yonghui MA and Marwan ...

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Shurooq opens the door for Italian business

The Chairperson of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), HE Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi, yesterday presided over the Sharjah Day session in Milan, Italy. Organised by Shurooq , the session took place on the sidelines of the fifth Economic Commission between the UAE and Italy. Sharjah Day aimed at introducing a number of Italian businesses and entrepreneurs to available opportunities in ...

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Sharjah honoured at London sukuk awards

The Government of Sharjah was honoured at the 2015 London Sukuk Summit earlier this month where it was awarded the ‘Award of Excellence for Most Innovative Sukuk Issuance by a Sovereign Debt Issuer’. The award was given in recognition of Sharjah’s debut 10-year US dollar sukuk, which was issued at a size of US$750 million (AED 275b) in September 2014. ...

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