Expo Centre Sharjah reviews strategic plans to bolster exhibition industry

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Expo Khor Fakkan
Officials from Expo Khor Fakkan and Expo Sharjah Centre

UAE’s premier exhibition facility Expo Centre Sharjah (ECS) has revealed its intention to boost the exhibition sector in the eastern region.

During a meeting at Expo Khor Fakkan, the Expo Centre Sharjah has reviewed its strategic plans to organize a series of specialized events over the coming term in order to revitalize the eastern region’s economic activity and meet the requirements and expectations of residents and visitors.

Saif Mohammed Al Midfa
Saif Mohammed Al Midfa
CEO – Expo Centre Sharjah

“Expo Centre Sharjah is moving forward with a clear and well-planned strategy that includes development plans aimed at the exhibition industry in the eastern region. This is to keep up with the comprehensive development taking place in that part of the emirate. The meeting is part of the Centre’s ongoing efforts to forecast the future of the exhibition sector in the eastern region and develop Expo Khor Fakkan’s potential to hold specialized exhibitions. We are looking forward to organizing events and exhibitions that can particularly bolster the recently launched development projects in the region, thus making a positive contribution to supporting the district’s economic environment, especially as Expo Khor Fakkan has accumulated vast experience over the past 10 years, which has led to consecutive successes.”

In addition to reviewing key achievements made by Expo Khor Fakkan, the meeting discussed future development plans and strategies, as well as the events and exhibitions that would be organized and held in 2023.

For his part, Mr. Khalil Al Mansouri, Director of Expo Khor Fakkan affirmed that “the meeting has been a step in the right direction towards promoting the exhibition sector in the eastern region by hosting specialized exhibitions capable of adding value to the emirate’s economy and firmly supporting the internal commerce and tourism sectors.”

Following the meeting’s culmination, Mr. Al Midfa toured Expo Khor Fakkan where he was introduced to the ongoing development projects in various departments and facilities.

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