The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority will put the spotlight on the various facets and special elements of its tourism experience. One of key importance is the ongoing Sharjah Islamic Culture Capital 2014 celebrations.
HE Mohamed Ali Al Noman, chairman, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority pointed out that the high-profile participation coincides with celebrations of Sharjah being crowned as the Capital of Islamic Culture for Year 2014.
“This year the special focus of Sharjah will be on the Sharjah Islamic Culture Capital 2014 celebrations with more than 100 special events and activities taking place in the Emirate,” he added.
The SCTDA chairman said that the Emirate is confident that its tourism product enjoys a strong position locally, regionally and internationally. This has been reflecting itself in various areas including growth of number of international arrivals which touched 1.9 million last year, growing at 13%.