Sharjah Media City (Shams) is a free zone located in the UAE. Launched after an Emiri Decree in 2017 by His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, Shams has established itself as a leader in media and creativity in the region. As a digitally born free zone authority, we provide cost-effective solutions that help startups, SMEs, companies, and freelancers establish themselves and kickstart their entrepreneurial journey.
Our foundation is built on a rich history and visionary leadership. We are a 2 million m² multi-use media city situated in Al Messaned in Sharjah. We have opened our doors to talent from across borders, offering an infrastructure of international standards and a range of key resources to produce content of the highest quality. Our solution-oriented services are designed to provide access for companies, assisting with business setup, licensing and administration while offering world-class work facilities.
We give you the opportunity to explore a range of activities in a free zone that has attracted foreign investment from around the world. Entrepreneurs who work with us leverage our services and expertise across global platforms, finding success in their endeavors with our support and solutions. Led by the vision of His Highness, we carry forward a legacy of innovation and excellence in everything we do, celebrating over five years of success driven by world-class expertise.
We are committed to making creative entrepreneurship accessible and inspiring business growth. By fostering a vibrant and connected ecosystem in Sharjah, we enable innovators to live, learn, and co-create.