Sharjah Media City (Shams) was launched in January 2017 to act as a catalyst for creative and media businesses to grow and thrive. Aiming to be a world-class media hub for innovative facilities and services, Shams covers a wide range of business activities available for those wishing to embark on their entrepreneurial journey in the UAE.
To be a world-class hub for media and creativity in the region.
We make creative entrepreneurship accessible and inspire business growth. We foster a vibrant and connected ecosystem for innovators to live, learn and co-create.
- Company setup options starting from AED 8,000
- Wide range of business activities available on the same business license
- All company documents issued within days
- 100% foreign ownership permitted
- Shareholders are not required to be physically present in the UAE to incorporate a new company
- Companies will have limited liability
- Ability to appoint Corporate Directors and Corporate Managers for your company
- 100% repatriation of capital and profits
- 0% corporate or personal income tax
- Quick and simple online registration process
- Deposits are not required by Shams
- Allocation of up to 6 visas on a shared desk facility
- Located 5 minutes from Sharjah International Airport and 15 minutes from Dubai International Airport
In everything we do, the community comes first. Doing something for the benefit of the community is eventually for the benefit of Shams.
Within a thriving community, the clients and their customers will feel empowered and inspired. Fostering our community also means attending to the individual needs of our members.
In the end, high creativity is what it all comes down to. Fostering the community and enabling individuals to motivate creativity and innovation is our mission.