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About UAE - Sharjah

Proud of its rich heritage and ambitious for its future, Sharjah is home to a vibrant multi-cultural population of over 1.4 million.


The third largest emirate in the UAE, the emirate has built on its cultural heritage and invested in an array of projects including the picturesque Qasba Canal, Al Majaz Waterfront and museums showcasing the region’s archaeology, natural history, science, arts, heritage, Islamic art and culture.

Facts About Sharjah


– It’s Where the East & West intersect
– The cultural capital of the Arab world as stated by UNESCO
– To Create USD 25 Billion on GLOBAL DOMESTIC PRODUCT
– A USD 315 Million Industry estimated by 2020
– 22 Industrial Zones
– 9.3% Growth Rate Population Census 2017
– 33% of the UAE’s Manufacturing Sector
– 70% Hotel Revenue from 4 & 5 Star Hotels
– 65,806 Registered Businesses
– 2nd Largest Air Freight in the Middle East