(MENAFN – Editorial) The Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone (SPCFZ), a venture of Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) and the arena’s first loose area devoted to serving the global publishing and printing industry, has been general by way of the World Free Zones Organisation (World FZO) as a balloting member of the worldwide no longer-for-earnings company that gives an authoritative, collective voice representing the hobbies of unfastened zones around the sector.
The World FZO turned into launched in Dubai in 2014, byfourteenfounding contributors beneath the auspices of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai. Registered in Geneva and situated in Dubai, the World FZO is the simplest surely worldwide, the multi-lateral organization for free zones in the global at the gift.
SPCFZ will derive many advantages from becoming a member of World FZO, including benefitting from industry studies, operational and administrative support services, high-level schooling, networking services, and events.
As a balloting member, SPCFZ could have access to the full range of World FZO offerings and full balloting rights inside the General Assembly, which takes region on a yearly foundation on the Annual International Conference and Exhibition.
It can even have to get entry to to online portals where the state-of-the-art research on free zones around the sector are available, in addition to monthly newsletters, and an everyday bulletin tackling key industry possibilities and challenges.
SPCFZ may also gain thru high-stage business improvement and strategic networking possibilities with peers, consultants, provider-carriers, policymakers, multilateral establishments and key commercial enterprise decision-makers from around the sector.
This will, in turn, help SPCFZlearn, grow and prosper to grow to be a nice-in-elegance free area and beautify the financial surroundings. SPCFZ members will benefit enormously now not handiest in terms of offerings supplied however additionally through some of the instructional equipment advanced from this affiliation with World FZO.
Salim Omar Salim, Director of SPCFZ, stated: “In maintaining with its object of developing the publishing quarter inside the place and providing a funding environment for publishers global, SPCFZ had implemented to end up a vote casting member of the World FZO. Its recognition is a vindication of the imaginative and prescient of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, and the major success that SPCZ has become out to be. It is the second essential triumph for Sharjah after being the World Book Capital of 2019.”
He introduced: “Becoming a vote casting member will help SPCFZ broaden through strategic networking possibilities with friends, experts, carrier-carriers, policymakers, multilateral businesses, and key commercial enterprise choice makers from around the world.”
SPCFZ turned into installed in 2017 as the world’s very first publishing and printing loose sector providing the ebook industry the opportunity to capitalise on an array of advantages emerging from running within a unfastened quarter surroundings, which include the best vicinity at the epicentre of the globe with all of the advantages of being able to serve the MENA, African and Asian vicinity’s markets.