Al Montazah Parks will be closed  during the holy month of Ramadan

“حدائق المنتزه” تغلق أبوابها خلال شهر رمضان المبارك

Al Montazah Parks, Sharjah’s impressive leisure and amusement destination, will be closed during the holy month of Ramadan for regular maintenance work and expansion of existing games and facilities. The destination announced that new attractions will be added during this period and will reopen its doors with more exciting activities after Ramadan, on the first day of Eid Al Fitr. The next season of “Ladies Day” will start from 25 May until 12 October 2021. Additional activities and events will be announced later. The announcement comes within the framework of…

Shurooq’s “Classic Cars Festival” will thrill UAE’s motor enthusiasts with 50 vintage, classic cars 

Shurooq’s “Classic Cars Festival” will thrill UAE’s

Priceless collection of classic and vintage cars will be on public display at four exclusive Shurooq destinations across Sharjah for four weekends starting from January 29 classic car buffs in the UAE will be able to get their fill of 50-plus classic as well as vintage automobiles through four consecutive weekends, at the Classic Cars Festival being organised by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), to promote UAE’s “World’s Coolest Winter” campaign. Organised in collaboration with the Sharjah Old Cars Club, Shurooq has handpicked its hospitality and leisure destinations…

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

Jawaher Al Qasimi: House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Al Qasimi hails Sharjah’s new cultural edifice during her visit to the newly opened House of Wisdom Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, said that the newly inaugurated House of Wisdom (HoW) – an iconic architectural marvel and Sharjah’s new cultural edifice, marks the opening of a new chapter that contributes to strengthening links between…

Sharjah identifies potential for Italian businesses

الشارقة تبحث فرص الاستثمار في الصناعة والتقنيات المبتكرة

 in advanced technology, manufacturing, and the green economy Invest in Sharjah’s business webinar showcases the expanding investment ecosystem of the emirate Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), operating under the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), showcased compelling opportunities for Italian businesses in a range of key industries in Sharjah’s expanding investment ecosystem at a high-level virtual business webinar held recently, titled ‘Investment Opportunities for Italian Companies in Sharjah’. Highlighting Sharjah’s advantages in providing an impressive growth and expansion platform for Italian companies in a wide range of sectors, the…

Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh, CEO of Sharjah FDI Office

 (Invest in Sharjah) quote on UAE National Day: Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh, CEO of Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), an affiliate of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), said: “The UAE National Day is an occasion to reflect on UAE’s values while celebrating the great achievements the nation has attained over the last 49 years across all fields. With its competitive, flexible, and stable economy, the UAE has become a leading hub for international investors, thanks to the vision of our wise and far-sighted leaders, and the dedicated…

Al Musharrkh: New decree overhauling foreign ownership rules

 of commercial companies in the UAE opens up local economy to global businesses and investors in an unprecedented way  Presidential decree annuls the requirement for commercial companies to have a major Emirati shareholder or agent, providing full foreign ownership of onshore companies.  Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh, CEO of the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), operating under the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), and the Regional Director of WAIPA Steering Committee for the MENA region, has asserted that the issuance of the new decree to revamp the UAE Federal Law No. 2…

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Signs MOU with Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq

Abu Dhabi, UAE- 24 November 2020, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), with aims to aims to foster bilateral cooperation and to provide advanced, innovative services and facilities development to the business community in the UAE. During the signing the ceremony, H.E. Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi, Chairman of ADX witnessed the signing of this agreement between H.E. Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman of Shurooq and Mr. Saeed Hamad…

Shurooq to renew focus on forward-thinking architectural design practices at second Sharjah Designscape

“شروق” تطلق الدورة الثانية من سلسلة جلسات

Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has announced the launch of the second season of its virtual architectural talk series, Sharjah Designscape, where eminent UAE-based and international industry experts will lead discussions on the current architectural landscape within Sharjah while also exploring the future outlook and transformation of this field around the world. The bi-weekly series will be held virtually at 7pm on Tuesdays starting November 24, 2020 with the sixth and concluding session of the series being held on February 02, 2021. From new approaches in landscape and modular…

Tech companies at the heart of economic diversification process

الشارقة تواصل العمل على تنويع اقتصادها

H.E. Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal: Tech companies at the heart of Sharjah’s economic diversification process  During a visit to BeyondX for Artificial Intelligence Technologies His Excellency Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), affirmed that Sharjah continues its efforts to further diversify its economy by attracting more tech-based companies and by building sustainable relationships with a wide range of investors and companies representing the sector. His statement came during a visit to Sharjah-based BeyondX for Artificial Intelligence Technologies (BYNX), which specialises in…

Shurooq drives its economic diversification agenda through  large-scale tourism & real estate projects in 2020

(شروق) تستكمل مسيرة التنوع الاقتصادي وتسلم عدداً من مشاريعها العقارية والسياحية

Portfolio of ongoing projects include House of Wisdom, Maryam Island and Sharjah Sustainable City House of Wisdom to be inaugurated in Q4 of 2020 First phase of Sharjah Sustainable City will be completed in September 2021 featuring 280 villas 688 residential units to be delivered in December with the completion of Maryam Beach Residence (phase 1 of Maryam Island project) Kalba Waterfront to be inaugurated in Q2 of 2021  The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has shared the new developments being witnessed across its portfolio of latest large-scale real…