Feb 21, 2017 04:46
Sharjah has been named as one of the top ten cities in the world for connectivity.
Ranked at number six globally, Sharjah comes ahead of Frankfurt, Manchester, Miami and Dubai, according to an independent survey.
Announcing the findings, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) said the key connectivity criteria were internet penetration and the capability and ease of movement of goods, areas in which Sharjah has made unprecedented progress. Having established itself as an essential Middle East hub of modern continental trade, the report, conducted by FDi Intelligence Magazine, a division of London’s Financial Times, concluded that Sharjah’s logistics, seaports and airport capabilities had the qualities and capabilities to secure them a place in the leading global connectivity cities.