SEDD, Shams strengthen cooperation

SHARJAH, Sultan Abdullah Al Suwaidi, Chairman of the Sharjah Economic Development Department, SEDD, has received Dr. Khalid Omar Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Media City, Shams, and Shehab Ahmed Al Hammadi, Shams Director-General.

The meeting was held to discuss the means of cooperation and promote coordination as well as mutual work between the two parties for the benefit of investors. The delegation was received by Fahad Al Khamiri, Director of Registration and Licensing Department, Mudathir Abdullah, the Legal Advisor, and a number of officials and directors in SEDD.

At the beginning of the meeting, the SEDD chairman welcomed the delegation and explained that such a meeting is important for enhancing cooperation and speeding up the development process in order to encourage and attract investment and capital for the UAE in general and Sharjah in particular.

He added that work on developing the emirate’s economy is one of the main tasks of the department based on knowledge and innovation according to its strategic plan to contribute in planning and leading the comprehensive economic development of the emirate.

Dr. Al Midfa said that SEDD plays an important role in facilitating the business sector, enhancing the competitiveness of the emirate of Sharjah and attracting more investors. He stressed that Shams is keen to expand its cooperation and partnerships with various government entities in the emirate, to enhance Sharjah’s position in the areas of investment, creativity and media so that it remains the main destination in the region for talent, innovators and investors.

Al Midfa pointed out that the meeting aims to benefit from the expertise of the department in the field of commercial licences and to learn about the mechanism of applying the facilities included in the protocol, legislation and the recent government decisions. This is being done to promote the investment environment, form a mutual team to exchange consultations in the field of licencing, commercial and legal services available at SEDD.

Source: Emirates News Agency