Sharjah

  • The Sharjah Summer Promotions 2018 kicks off its activities on Wednesday

    The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) announced it has finalized preparations for the launch of the Sharjah Summer Promotions 2018, which will be inaugurated on Wednesday. The Mega Event promises to mark a new commercial and tourism season filled with exciting events, surprises, promotions and prizes worth hundreds of thousands of Dirhams.

  • The UAE’s Entrepreneurial Economy Discussed at Sharjah FDI 2017

    Sharjah FDI 2017 wrapped up its agenda yesterday (Wednesday) with panel discussions on business startups and the economy and an interview on the UAE’s forthcoming Value Added Tax (VAT) imposition. Themed ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution,’ the two-day global investment forum was held under the patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member Ruler of Sharjah.

  • Tilal Properties to Unveil Major Retail Project at Cityscape Global 2016

    Tilal Properties, the pioneering Sharjah-based real estate developer, kicks-off its participation today at the Cityscape Global 2016 from September 6th until 8th 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

  • Times Higher Education International Student List names American University of Sharjah number one in the world

    For the second year running, American University of Sharjah (AUS) has topped the Times Higher Education (THE) list of universities with the highest percentage of international students globally. The list is widely regarded as one of the most reliable indicators of international student numbers, with the list’s data used by THE for its annual World University Rankings.

  • Top CEOs to Highlight Local Economic Strengths at Sharjah FDI Forum 2016

    The World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment (Sharjah FDI 2016), a global event organised by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) in conjunction with Financial Times, will bring together a host of top CEOs to discuss the investment opportunities and challenges in the region.

  • UAE students get experimental with five-day Sharjah Science Carnival

    Students in Sharjah buttoned up their lab coats and fired up their Bunsen burners for a carnival of science organized by Sharjah Science Museum.

  • UAE women entrepreneurs respond overwhelmingly to Sharjah Tatweer Forum’s support programs

    Sharjah Tatweer Forum (STF), a youth-empowerment organization offering programs and activities to support young leaders and entrepreneurs to either establish start-ups or expand existing businesses, has received overwhelming response from its women members. Women have taken the lead in all of its support programs, including leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship, as well as participated in overseas international conferences with the aim of enhance their knowledge, skills and talent. In fact, two of STF’s five founding members and three out of its seven board members are women.

  • Vibrant gem stones and jewelleries at MidEast Watch and Jewellery Show

    The MidEast Watch & Jewellery show held recently at Expo Centre Sharjah witnessed during its 41st edition an unparalleled success on both international exhibitors and visitors’ level.

  • Visual Narratives on Human Condition, Human Endurance Define Day 2 of XPOSURE 2016

    Poignant visual narratives on human conditions defined the agenda of the second day’s seminars and workshops at XPOSURE 2016, first International Photography Festival being hosted by Sharjah Media Centre (SMC) under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah.

  • Winners of the Sharjah Ladies Run 2017 Honoured by Sharjah Ladies Club

    Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC) has honoured the winners of the Sharjah Ladies Run 2017, which took place at Sharjah University City. Characterised by fierce but friendly rivalry, the run saw the participation of about 1,500 female racers from 54 countries, with 66% Emiratis taking part. The competition was held in the presence of a large number of spectators cheering from the sides of the running track.

  • Workshop run by Prevention and Safety Authority and Sharjah Civil Defense

    The Sharjah Protection and Safety Authority, all set to promote public safety and security, has trained 100 housewives here and enlightened them on how to curb and handle fires at home.

  • XPOSURE 2016 Announces Winners of Photography Competition

    XPOSURE 2016, Sharjah’s first international photography festival initiated by Sharjah Media Centre (SMC), has announced the winners of a global photography competition that was held as a prelude to the event. Around 15 winners have been chosen across seven categories, from over 5,000 global entries received across a 90-day period.

  • Xposure 2018 Allocates Category for Sharjah’s Public Officials in its International Photography Competition

    Xposure, Sharjah’s international photography festival, is already pushing its creativity envelope as it gears up for its third edition set to take place from November 21–24 at Expo Centre, Sharjah. Festival organiser, the Sharjah Government Media Bureau, has announced that the Festival’s prestigious international photography competition, which aims at promoting the art of photography from around the world, will be featuring a new category titled, ‘Sharjah Government’ dedicated to Sharjah’s government employees and public officials.

  • Zulekha Hospital launches 24-hour Pediatric Emergency Department

    Zulekha Hospital has launched its new 24-hour Pediatric Emergency Department in its Sharjah hospital to treat pediatric medical emergencies. The Paediatric Emergency Department provides specialised care for childbirth and new-borns, and includes a 19-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), a 3-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), pediatric surgery, pediatric cardiology and pediatric physiotherapy.

  • Zulekha Hospital signs MoU with Sharjah Health Authority to provide affordable medical services to local residents & senior citizens in the Emirate

    Zulekha Hospital today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sharjah Health Authority (SHA) The aim of the MoU is to provide quality medical treatments at discounted rates to the Authority’s beneficiaries. This includes Sharjah Government employees, their dependents and retirees covered under insurance, elderly residents in the Emirate of Sharjah not holding insurance coverage and additionally UAE nationals based in the Emirate of Sharjah.

  • ZULEKHA HOSPITAL SIGNS MOU WITH SHARJAH SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT

    Zulekha Hospital today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sharjah Social Services Department with the aim of improving the ease at which elderly people are admitted to the hospital. Zulekha Hospital is the first private hospital to sign this MoU, which stipulates that the Social Services Department shall route elderly people directly to Zulekha Hospital in Sharjah.

  • Zulekha Hospital to offer high-risk cardiac surgeries in the UAE

    With heart disease reported to be one of the biggest killers in the Middle East, Zulekha Healthcare Group has announced its Cardiac Center of Excellence at Zulekha Hospital Dubai and Sharjah is now fully equipped to facilitate high-risk treatments. Zulekha Hospital is the first private hospital in the Emirate of Sharjah offering these treatments.