United Arab Emirates, Ajman, 18th of April 2017: Exhibiting companies, participants, and visitors have praised the success of the 3rd edition of Franchise, Brands, Retails Expo – FBR Ajman that is held under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, and is organized by Ajman Chamber and INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions – member of INDEX Holding. Participants have praised the diversity of vital sectors the event covered including franchise, brands, and retail that will significantly support and develop the local economy.
Mr. Mohamed Al Janahi, Executive Director of Business and Investment Development, and the organizing committee of the exhibition said that the participating brands varied between equipment, cars, food, beverages, clothing, perfumes, services and other brands. The countries participating in the exhibition alongside the UAE are “Kuwait, India, USA, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Turkey, Spain, Brazil and Mexico. ”
The exhibition featured by 100 brands representing 13 countries, including the Ajman Municipality, Ajman Department of Economic Development, Ajman Tourism Development Department, Ajman Free Zone, Ajman Port and Customs Department and the Ajman Business Women Council.
From her side, Ms. Jameel Ahmed Kajoor, Director of SMEs Support Department, Ajman chamber emphasized the importance of the exhibition in supporting startup businesses and existing ones, as it provides the ultimate platform for local entrepreneurs and business leaders to learn more about local and international brands.
She has also praised the keenness of UAE’s leadership in providing the best business environment and the required support for entrepreneurs to start new businesses, excel, and encourage them to franchise their brands abroad.
INDEX Envelope for Investment
On the sidelines of FBR Ajman, INDEX Trading & Investment signed a cooperation agreement with Envelope Investment to launch INDEX Envelope for Investment, a new company to bring more investment to the UAE and support the national economy, in the presence of Yafea Eid Al Faraj, Executive Director of Ajman Real Estate Regulatory Agency “ARRA” , and H.H Sheikh Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al Nuaimi and H.E. Abdullah Al Muwajai, Chairman of the Ajman Chamber and a number of dignitaries.
Economic Cooperation between Ajman and Hunan
On the sidelines of the signing of the agreement signed between the Ajman Chamber of Commerce and the Ministry of Economy in Hunan Province, China, Mohamed Al Janahi, Executive Director of Business Development and Investment in Ajman Chamber stressed on the importance of the bilateral relations between Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Hunan Province.
He said the participation of the Chinese pavilion in FBR Ajman emphasizes the strong relation between Ajman and Hunan, to strengthen the economic ties and cooperation in various sectors including trade, transport, tourism, investment and others. Both parties aim to encourage the participation of companies and investors from both countries in international forums and exhibitions that are organized in the Emirate of Ajman or Hunan Province.
The Chinese pavilion was keen to introduce local visitors to the most important products in Hunan Province especially heavy equipment and electric cars.