Sharjah : Aligned with vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, Sharjah Media City (Shams) recently rolled out several measures to support the economy and help SMEs overcome their challenges during this time.
As entrepreneurs face a financial crunch due to global efforts to stop the current situation, Shams is offering its licensing options at lower rates and making all its services accessible to entrepreneurs online and from the comfort of their homes.
H.E. Dr Khalid Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Media City (Shams), pointed out that concessions provided to businesses during this period include a 20% discount on license fees for one visa package, up to 35% off on multi-year packages, a 20% reduction on Shams fee for its concierge services, E-channel deposit wavier and a one year license fee-waiver on a 3-year zero visa package.
Aspiring entrepreneurs can set up their own business online without having to visit Shams’ office. The entire process, right from registration to document submission and payment, is completely digitized, Al Midfa added.
He said that by providing these services, Shams seeks to help businesses continue their regular operations during these difficult times, whilst supporting the Sharjah Government’s efforts to help industries overcome these situations.
© Press Release 2020