Government

The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) held discussions with an official delegation from the Indonesian Embassy in the UAE on ways to develop economic relations and cooperation, as well as to enhance joint investments, exchange trade missions, and build partnerships between the business communities in both Sharjah and Indonesia.

Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that its service centres across Dubai have served more than 39,000 investors, after helping them complete their investments with a total value of AED 131 billion during the period from January to 31st August, 2018.

The Higher Sharia Authority (HSA) for financial and banking activities in the UAE held a Consultation meeting with the members of the internal sharia control committees (ISCC) of Islamic financial institutions operating in the UAE on 9 September 2018. Islamic Banks, commercial banks’ Islamic windows and Islamic finance companies, represented by the members of their ISCC, the head of the internal Sharia control departments and the heads of the internal Sharia audit, attended this first Consultation meeting to exchange views on various issues that concern Sharia compliance and Sharia governance.

The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Injazat Services announce the establishment of the Sharjah Investors Services Centre, which will operate as the emirate’s first “one-stop-shop” high-end facility providing fully-integrated and streamlined services to investors looking to set up businesses in Sharjah.

Dubai Land Department (DLD), through the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), announced the issuance of nearly 500 thousand real estate permits for real estate companies through the ‘Trakheesi’ system.