DUBAI: Sharjah will showcase its investment potential at the forthcoming Expo 2020, which will begin on October 1.
Invest in Sharjah has confirmed participation at the world’s biggest fair and announced it will host discussions and specialized activities to promote business and investment opportunities in the emirate.
The sectors to be promoted include culture and tourism, mobility and logistics, health and wellbeing, greentech, human capital and innovation, advanced manufacturing, agri-food technology.
Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh, CEO of Invest in Sharjah, said the investment agency is working to create ecosystems for specific sectors.
“The emirate’s resilient economy has displayed impressive growth in the past year, thanks to a generous government stimulus package, six specialized free zones offering world-class opportunities, and an FDI-friendly regulatory framework, positioning itself well for the future,” he said.
Invest in Sharjah said the emirate’s investor-friendly climate is reflected in six free zones and the integrated business and licensing services.
These services, including the Sharjah Investors Services Centre (Saeed), enable individuals and entities to set up a shop in the emirate in less than 24 hours. Such offerings will be highlighted at the Expo, it added.