The Executive Council of Sharjah held its weekly meeting yesterday morning at the Supreme Court under the presidency of His Majesty Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qassimi, crown prince and deputy ruler of Sharjah and chairman of the Executive Council and HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem Al Qasimi, deputy ruler of Sharjah.
The meeting discussed a number of issues and topics on the agenda of the meeting. The Council approved a number of resolutions that serve the extensive development witnessed in the emirate.
After discussing the minutes of the meeting, the Board revised the study prepared by the Department of Economic Development in Sharjah on the incentives and facilities of the Investor Department. Sultan bin Huda al-Suwaidi, head of the economic development department, examined the details of the study, including the business license issued and renewed during the period. From January to August 2018 and the results of the services of the service centers of the department. He pointed out that the Ministry provided a number of facilities and incentives to attract investors and support the economic movement, including increasing the number of electronic services provided by the Ministry to investors, representing 124 services in addition to 23 new ones, noting that that the digital transformation in the procedures and services of the Ministry of Economic Development by 100%.
The ministry also facilitated the procedures of some economic activities in the construction sector in coordination with local departments and institutions.
The card is also developed strategic partners, a card offers benefits for investors are facilitating their procedures at some government agencies and some private parties.
The Council has agreed to extend the exemption from projects supported by the Sharjah Foundation for support to groundbreaking projects (ROWAD) starting from half of the fees of the public authorities for two additional years. .
The Council issued Resolution No. 27 of 2018 on the establishment of a fee for the granting of certificates for the memorization of the Holy Quran.