Sharjah to showcase its leading integrated business environment at AIM 2017

SHARJAH, — Sharjah FDI Office has announced its participation at the 7th edition of the Annual Investment Meeting, AIM 2017, along with four of Sharjah’s leading government entities and authorities, who will spearhead the integrated investment climate in the emirate.

The high-level and integrated participation is expected to provide an array of dynamic business opportunities during the three-day exhibition, themed ‘International Investment Path to Competitiveness and Development’.

The event is being held under the patronage of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and organised by the Ministry of Economy from 2nd to 4th April, at Dubai World Trade Centre.

Hosting 40 international pavilions and attracting business delegations from 100 countries, the event will explore the current and expected regional investment spheres. A global platform for the exchange of ideas, experiences and investment opportunities, the forum works to forge economic agreements and investment partnerships in the UAE and the wider region.

Mohammed Juma Al Musharrkh, Director of Invest in Sharjah, “Our participation at this prestigious investment event aims to showcase Sharjah’s institutional efforts. It will highlight the legislation and procedures designed to facilitate business and provide investors with all they need, including data and logistics to ensure a strong startup of their projects. It also aspires to educate them on investment opportunities in sectors that the Emirate of Sharjah considers vital for its economy.”

“We look forward to attracting even more foreign direct investments to Sharjah across all of its vital sectors this year, especially through participating in such bespoke exhibitions. This year our participation is stronger and bolder, as we partake along with top government entities in Sharjah, all contributing to the emirate’s overall investment and economic growth,” he added.

In addition to the Sharjah FDI Office which is known as ‘Invest in Sharjah’, a promotional arm of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, other strategic partners include Sharjah Economic Development Department, SEDD, Sharjah Environment Company, Bee’ah, Hamriya Free Zone Authority, HFZA, and the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, SCCI, with the collaboration designed to ensure the integration of investment promotional activities of Sharjah’s vital sectors.

Source: Emirates News Agency