The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) met up with a Spanish delegation with the aim of encouraging Spanish investment in the Emirate.
The meeting took place at Shurooq’s head office in Sharjah, aimed to introduce the Spanish representatives to Shurooq and services offered by the Authority as well as to familiarize them with numerous investment opportunities available in the four key investment sectors – travel and leisure, healthcare, logistics and transportation, and environment.
The delegation included Jaime Montalvo, economic and commercial counsellor in UAE, Qatar, Pakistan and Afghanistan at the Embassy of Spain; Manuela García Pascual, commercial attaché at the Embassy of Spain; Maria Rodriguez, consultant for the Middle East Countries at the Spanish Tourism Office (TURESPAÑA); and Rosario Millan, director at the Office of Andalusia (Spain), was met by Shurooq CEO, HE Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Shurooq COO Ahmed Obaid Al Qaseer, Director of Business Development at Shurooq, Elie Armaly, and Head of Investment Promotion at Shurooq, Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh.
The visit follows on the recent launch of City Sightseeing Sharjah in collaboration with City Sightseeing Worldwide. The service offers an eighteen-stop ‘hop on hop off’ tour of Sharjah’s major attractions such as Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Qasba, and the Central Souq.