SHAMS Rising Amidst the Pandemic

Sharjah Media City is restructuring its platform for post covid time

When the world economy is wounded with the pandemic piercing its claws deep down putting countless people out of business, we are witnessing a change in the business landscape. Adaptation to the present environment is the only survival mode meant for the new market realities.

Sharjah Media City widely known as SHAMS is considered a cutting edge destination for creative and media enterprises in the Emirate of Sharjah. SHAMS being a dynamic free zone is intended to bring together a pool of talents for establishing a cost-effective community of creative businesses and startups to embark on their entrepreneurial journey to overcome this tumultuous period.

At SHAMS, they offer media-focused education and training to enterprises particularly those involved in the media industry. It provides clients with free photography, film, and cinematography training and workshops, among other things. Also, SHAMS act as a catalyst initiating several steps to encourage the establishment of SMEs for the market ecosystem. These initiatives include lowering the cost of entrance into the market by 50%, as well as providing discounts and incentives to the existing customers to help their cash in-flow.

SHAMS assists businesses in growing by giving free display space at events such as GITEX, Xposure, and Seamless Middle East. Regional traders, IT experts, technology enthusiasts, students, and consumers gain from the firms’ business networking. For people in the media industry, SHAMS offers a freelance license package. It provides individuals with the chance to work on media projects and build a career in the sector. Sharjah also welcomes mainland firms in addition to free zone enterprises. With the new law in place, more and more investors are flocking to Sharjah to establish their mainland businesses. With a business-friendly climate and stress-free licensing process, SHAMS has taken an investor-friendly strategy in order to recruit a diverse variety of businesses from throughout the world.


Sharjah, the country’s third most populated and largest city, has seen a surge in investors searching about the investment possibilities for starting a company in the emirate. The process of forming a business is a dreadful one, and without the right direction, one may easily lose track. Business Consultants with their well-informed knowledge in this sector can assist you with compiling relevant papers, obtaining permissions from the appropriate agencies, and also acquiring a trade license.


With a decade of experience in our kitty, we ensure that our clients receive excellent services in company formation. Jumeira Consultants has been recognized as one of Sharjah’s best business consulting firms. We support our clients to the core thus maintaining the relationship for a long period. We provide services in acquiring tax residence certificates and trade licenses in addition to company consulting and setup.

From navigating the intricacies of legal requirements and documentation to providing strategic advice on optimal business structures, Jumeira Consultants is dedicated to ensuring a seamless and efficient business setup experience.

For any related assistance or queries, contact us at +971 52 809 8408 or email for the expert advice!


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