Sharjah

  • Dunkin’ Donuts inaugurates its first café in the region at Al Majaz Waterfront in Sharjah

    The American global coffee and doughnut company has become a household name in the UAE, since its first outlet opened in 1997, and consolidated business in the coffee-loving nation with more than 65 stores serving a multitude of delicious doughnuts, bagels, other baked goods, and a variety of hot and iced beverages.

  • Dutch Investors Demonstrate Keen Interest in Sharjah’s Successful Economic Experience

    The Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah) and senior officials from business departments in Sharjah have met with top Dutch investors and national commercial entities at the ‘Sharjah–Netherlands Business Seminar’ in Rotterdam on Wednesday (May 9), sharing latest insights about Sharjah’s rapidly transforming economic experience, which has seen a given rise to lucrative business opportunities in a diversity of non-oil sectors.

  • E88 Market Food and Shopping Festival drew more than 10,000 visitors

    The first edition of the “E88 Market’” Food and Shopping Festival closed yesterday (Wednesday) successfully with a huge footfall of more than 10, 000 visitors who savored a variety of culinary delicacies offered by 40 food exhibitors, leading companies and emerging entrepreneurs.

  • EAGLE HILLS SHARJAH OPENS NEW SALES CENTRE IN MARYAM ISLAND, SHARJAH

    Eagle Hills Sharjah, a joint venture between Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Eagle Hills, invites home buyers and investors looking to become part of Sharjah’s latest and most luxurious real estate venture to visit its new sales centre in Maryam Island, Sharjah. The sales centre is open to customers daily starting September 22 from 9am to 6:30pm, and on Fridays from 4:30pm to 9pm.

  • Economic Majlis Highlights Importance of Incentives in Supporting Business Sectors in Sharjah

    More than 200 senior government officials, diplomats, consuls, business owners and investors have met at the Sharjah Economic Ramadan Majlis to discuss the essential role of incentives in developing the economy and attracting local, national and global investment.

  • Education at the Heart of Mleiha

    The UAE’s residents and visitors who are fascinated by the country’s rich history and wish to learn more about its early civilizations will be amply rewarded with a trip to  Mleiha Archaeological and Eco-tourism; a premier tourism and leisure destination from Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq). Mleiha has been established to cater to the increasing demand for new vacation and excursion experiences. Conceived to offer a premium educational experience through showcasing Sharjah’s rich history which reveals impressive imprints that early man made in the region.

  • Emirates Airline and AGMC sponsor the Sharjah Ramadan Festival 2018

    The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) announced that Emirates Airline and the Arabian Gulf Mechanical Centre (AGMC) will participate as official sponsors for the Sharjah Ramadan Festival 2018. The festival, which is in its 28th edition, launched its events and activities on the first day of Ramadan.

  • Emirates Auction organizes a public auction for 56 distinguished number plates in Sharjah

    Emirates Auction, the leading company in the field of management and organization of public and online auctions in the Middle East, will organize a public auction on Saturday for 56 distinguished vehicle number plates from category 3, in cooperation and coordination with the Sharjah Police Headquarters. The auction will launch at 5:00 pm at the Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah.

  • Emirates Publishers Association’s New Project to Support the UAE Book Industry

    The Emirates Publishers Association (EPA) has launched an integrated information and services centre, called a ‘One Stop Shop’, for its member publishers, in its ongoing efforts to boost the publishing landscape of the emirates.

  • Emirati Al Zarouni Harvests 3 Golds, Syrian secures two in Badminton at IWAS World Games Sharjah 2019

    Emirati badminton player Mohammed Al Zarouni brought the UAE three gold medals at the end of the competitions at IWAS World Games Sharjah 2019, on Thursday. The competition on silver and bronze medals was between Indian and Thai players. Syrian Haifa Mansour achieved two gold medals for her home country Syria held at the American University of Sharjah.

  • Euromoney Emirates 2017 to Showcase Prospects for Innovation-Driven Economy in UAE

    Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has released details of the key themes of the Euromoney Emirates Conference to be held on May 8-9 at the Sheraton Sharjah Hotel, under the theme 'Finance and Investment for an Innovative Economy'.

  • Evoteq and Sharjah Health Authority sign MoU to lead digital transformation of healthcare sector

    Evoteq has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Sharjah Health Authority (SHA), to collaborate on projects that facilitate thedigital transformation of the healthcare sector in Sharjah. The agreement, whereby the SHA will seek to utilise Evoteq’s expertise in exploring the feasibility of digitally transforming its services, is intended at reforming the healthcare sector in the emirate by boosting productivity, quality and accessibility.

  • Exhibition of unique Ottoman artefacts opens today in Sharjah

    The Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization today opened the doors to its brand new exhibition – a collection of rare and priceless Islamic artefacts dating back some 500 years.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah attracts official delegations from several countries to SteelFab 2019

    SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metal working event, has attracted official delegations from several countries, who reviewed the activities of the exhibition, and evaluated the prospects of cooperation with Expo Centre Sharjah. The 15th edition of SteelFab, which is being held at Expo Centre Sharjah, will conclude its activities on Thursday.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah celebrates the 2018 FIFA World Cup

    Expo Centre Sharjah has launched a community initiative for employees of both the Centre and other government agencies in Sharjah that offers them the opportunity to view the matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Centre’s conference hall.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah concludes a successful participation in the World Travel Market in London

    Expo Centre Sharjah participated in the World Travel Market London (WTM London) from 6-9 November, as part of the Sharjah delegation headed by Sharjah Tourism.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah explores avenues of cooperation with the Lisbon Exhibition and Congress Centre

    Expo Centre Sharjah and the Lisbon Exhibition and Congress Centre held discussions on ways to enhance mutual cooperation, and facilitate the exchange of skills and best practices of the exhibition industry between the two sides. The discussion took place during a meeting that was held on Tuesday at the headquarters of the Lisbon Exhibition and Congress Centre.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah Holds Training on Exhibitions Sector Development at Eastern Region

    In line with its commitment to elevate the exhibitions and events industry around the Emirate of Sharjah, Expo Center Sharjah has held a training workshop at the Eastern Region. The workshop, held last Thursday in collaboration with Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Arab Union for International Exhibitions and Conferences, focused on enhancing competitiveness of exhibitions, and applying best international standards in the field. Attendees included several stakeholders in the exhibitions and events sector in the Eastern Region.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah honours the six winners of the MidEast Watch and Jewellery Show

    Expo Centre Sharjah honoured the raffle draw winners of the 45th edition of the MidEast Watch and Jewellery Show.

  • Expo Centre Sharjah Initiates a Five-year Strategic Plan

    Expo Centre Sharjah organized a brainstorming session in Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Businessmen Club to identify the pillars of the Centre’s integrated five-year strategy (from 2018 to 2022) and chart its new vision, mission, objectives, and institutional values. The Centre’s Chairman and members of the Board of Directors were present during the session.