SEDD, ESMA hold Workshop in Khor Fakkan


Sharjah Economic Development Department “SEDD” in cooperation with Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA), organized introductory meeting about “Manaa” federal system in Khor Fakkan Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The workshop, which was presented by number of officials from different agencies and department, aimed at introducing the mechanisms and regulations approved by the authority, the most important laws adopted by the Authority and in introducing the “Manaa” federal system.

Commenting on such workshop, Khalfan Al Herathi, Director of Branches Department, praised the existing cooperation with the Authority, in serving the business community and the definition of the procedures followed in the field of raising the efficiency and quality of products, and the standards adopted to enhance the competitive environment in UAE. He stressed that such meetings comes from SEDD interest to check compatibility of the products offered in the markets with the standards applied by the Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology, in implementation of its plan to support the safety of the markets and provide the best services to consumers throughout the Emirate.

Khalfan Al Herathi also added that the meeting constitutes a clear indication of the Authority’s interest in developing and achieving sustainability of UAE’s economy and at the same time reflects its pioneering role in raising awareness and educating the economic community. Likely, he clarified that such workshops help in educating supervisory departments with all that is new in the field of quality and economic excellence. In addition, Al Herathi pointed out that such meetings come as a continuation of the existing strategic partnership with the Authority in advancing the economic development of the country.