Shurooq reveals Sharjah tourism 2015 plans
Marwan Serkal, executive director of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) revealed that number of new projects will be unveiled shortly as part of the celebration of crowning the Emirate of Sharjah the Capital of Arabic Tourism-2015, Gulf Today reported. The new projects aim to raise the standard of the tourism services and enhance the environmental and cultural aspects in the emirate, Serkal said. This came during an interaction on the radio talk show ‘Al Khat Al Mubasher’ (Direct Line Programme) that is simultaneously broadcast on Sharjah Radio and TV, following a suggestion initiated by one caller. It included a full study to develop the tourism in Dibba Al Hisn, in terms of establishing an entertainment city containing a fish aquarium and a water park, in addition to a museum and a heritage area within the Waterfront project in the city to serve all the society’s segments.