• The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry praises its new re-organization law
  • Sharjah Chamber closes the 29th edition of the Sharjah Ramadan Festival
  • The Sharjah Ramadan Festival 2018 witnesses a great turnout as it enters its 3rd week
  • Sharjah Chamber discusses the concerns and enquiries of the Used Car Trade Sector with Sharjah Police
  • Abdallah Sultan Al Owais inaugurates Ramadan Nights 2018 at Expo Centre Sharjah
  • The Federation of UAE Chambers of Commerce and Industry explores means of strengthening economic relations between the UAE and Moldova
  • First-ever Jordan consumer fair opens at Expo Centre Sharjah
  • Exploring setting up economic partnerships between Sharjah and Kyrgyzstan
  • The SCCI calls for activating the role of business councils in the Country
  • New Sharjah Chamber Board of Directors Holds Its First Meeting
  • Sharjah Chamber Encourages Investment in Livestock
  • Sharjah Chamber: A Strategic Partner for the “ Livestock Investment Forum” in Mauritania
  • Sharjah Chamber Signs Protection Agreement with Etisalat
  • Sharjah Chamber concludes its participation in the World Chambers Congress in Sydney
  • Sharjah Chamber to Host “Human Resources and the Labour Market”
  • Sharjah Chamber Inaugurates Temporary Expansion for Expo Centre with Cutting-Edge Technology
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry seeks to enhance investment and commercial relations with Armenia
  • Sharjah Chamber Organizes Awareness Workshop on ‘Added Value”
  • Khaled bin Butti: The Hands of “Zayed of Goodness” Have Reached All Corners of the Globe, For Humankind’s Happiness and Dignity
  • Al Oweis: “The Year of Zayed” Is An Historic Year that Recreates the Everlasting Heritage and High Values He Instilled
  • Sharjah Chamber Conducts a Workshop in Collaboration with Islamic Chamber
  • Sharjah Chamber Launches “Summer Offers” Today
  • Sharjah Chamber Welcomes Over 3,000 New Companies in H1 2017
  • Sharjah Chamber Participates in Training Course for Arab Chambers’ Leaderships in Vienna
  • Sharjah Chamber Releases 2017 Business Directory
  • Sharjah Chamber Invites Major Local Companies in Bahrain to Participate in Economic Excellence Award
  • Mohammad bin Zayed Presents Generous Gift to Al Dhaid Date Festival
  • Sharjah Chamber Invites Major Local Companies to Participate in Economic Excellence Award
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry Organizes Official Visit to Costa Rica to Enhance Mutual Investments
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry Promotes Top 10 GCC Business Award
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry Encourages Private Sector to Utilize Al Dhaid Dates Festival
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry reaches record 66,000 registered members by end of Q1 2017
  • Majid Al Qasimi inaugurates "Ramadan Nights’ Exhibition" at Expo Centre Sharjah
  • Sharjah Ramadan Draws Bring Happiness to Daily Winners
  • Higher Colleges of Technology and Sharjah Chamber Cooperate to Support Students’ Enterprises
  • Sharjah Chamber Invites Private Sector to the 2nd Edition of the Sharjah Economic Excellence Award (ShjSEEN)
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry Invites Retail Companies to Take Part in 2017 Ramadan Festival
  • Sharjah Chamber Honors its Outstanding Employees
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry a Strategic Partner for International Government Communication Forum
  • Khaled bin Butti Honors Winners of Sharjah Chamber’s Award for Innovators in its First Edition
  • Sharjah University Holds Second Edition of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum
  • Acres Middle East Set to Launch March 21st Under Patronage of Sharjah’s Crown Prince
  • Sharjah Chamber Organizes Second Edition of the Leadership and Entrepreneurship Forum
  • Sharjah Chamber: Best Government Entity Contributor to Volunteer Work
  • Sharjah Chamber organises a tour to members of the diplomatic corps in the UAE
  • Sharjah Chamber Acknowledges the Approval of Implementing Its Strategy for the Next Five Years
  • Sharjah Chamber Acknowledges the Approval of Implementing Its Strategy for the Next Five Years
  • Sharjah Chamber Approves the Organization of the Third Edition of ACREs Middle East REAL ESTATE EXHIBITION & CONFERENCE This March
  • Federation of GCC Chambers Discusses Private Sector Challenges
  • Sharjah Crown Prince Meets Chairman of shj.Seen Board of Trustees
  • Sharjah Chamber, “ShjSEEN” Honour Winners of Sharjah Economic Excellence Network Award 2016
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry discusses economic cooperation with Turkmenistan
  • Sharjah Chamber launches the “Diplomatic Business Breakfast” initiative to boost its international relationships
  • Sharjah Spring Promotions Kick Off Today (Thursday)
  • Sharjah Chamber Set to Launch Sharjah Spring Promotions 2017
  • Sharjah Chamber Initiates Strategy to Support Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Sharjah Chamber: We’re committed to promote Sharjah’s economic position
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce reviews investment opportunities with counterparts in Cuba, Mexico
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts a major international conference on aviation, defence and space industries
  • Sharjah Crown Prince Inaugurates “Business on Wheels” Services for Sharjah Chamber
  • Flag Day
  • Sharjah Exports Development Center hosts Industrial Cooperation and Supply Chain Conference next month
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry buys Jawaher Al Qasimi's Coat for 100,000 Pounds Sterling
  • Sharjah Chamber workshop raises awareness of commercial fraud and counterfeiting
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry launches its new website
  • Sharjah Chamber, Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority sign “MOU” on Cooperation & Development
  • Al-Owais calls on business communities to explore investment opportunities in Portugal
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry wraps up preparations for GITEX 2016
  • Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry completes merging and unifying databases with Expo Centre

Entrepreneurs & SMSs Projects

The ShjSEEN Awards Programme

The SCCI awards were originally launched in 1990 and were re-branded the shjSEEN Awards in 2016. The initiative has developed a range of Award programmes for both the public and private sectors to motivate, embed and measure quality and excellence and thus their sustainability and competitiveness within an organisation’s specific sector. Draws on the Excellence Model of the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) a comprehensive management framework used by over 30,000 companies across the world. The Sharjah Green Award is aimed at rewarding organisations from all sectors, both "Public & Private", who are applying, in all aspects, the best environmental practices to improve processes and deliver environmentally friendly products or services. The Sharjah Social Responsibility Award, is targeted at recognising organisations in all sectors both "Public & Private" who embrace the importance of improving their Corporate Social Responsibility performance. To support the above there are also Awards for: The Sharjah U.A.E. Start-up Award and The Sharjah Entrepreneur Award


The Sharjah Business Incubation Center (Bidaya)

The Sharjah Business Incubation Center (Bidaya) was established in 2011 providing 14 new offices free-of-charge to entrepreneurs as part of the Chamber's Incubate Business Programme. Office space has been offered to entrepreneurs that have creative ideas and innovative Projects which should executed in the U.A.E. thatencourage and develops the spirit of entrepreneurship towards the establishment of small and medium-sized enterprises. The Sharjah Business Incubator is a key component of SME support and development, providing technical services from marketing, regulatory and training programs. Free Chamber services are available across a number of areas This SCCI Initiative supports SME’s which are run by U.A.E. nationals. It supports and funds new industrial and service Projects. The Projects are from a range of sectors, including commerce, industry and information technology. The support is provided across a number of areas from training to free service provision.

RUWAD Establishment

The Ruwad Establishment believes the Projects will contribute greatly to Sharjah's developmental plans. In particular, Ruwad will help promote businesses and products, help owners deal with global economic crises and assist with expansion of the Projects both within and outside of Sharjah. In addition, Ruwad also organises training programmes and initiatives to enhance the skills and understanding of SME owners in the fields of marketing, finance and management to assist them in developing the necessary skills, experience and awareness to seek out opportunities, whilst avoiding the risks associated with new companies entering a competitive mark



THE Sharjah Business Woman Council (SBWC)

The SBWC was brought to life over in 2002 to work under the patronage of  SCCI. With a clear mission to Empower potential and existing professional  and businesswomen to establish and realize their ambitions in both traditional and non-traditional sectors in the UAE. in December 2010 SBWC was delighted to be granted legal status. The SCCI still supports this major initiative that inspires, empower and encourages women in business as a key partner in both funding and implementation of their various projects.



The above are a sample of our Entrepreneurship and SMEs’ theme Projects, other Projects include:

Our Sharjah Export Development Centre, with its permanent exhibition space, our Industrial Cooperation Programme to support the Global Supply Chain SME Manufacturing Sector and many, many more