SCCI launches ‘Noor Al Sharjah’ initiative

  • Monday 21, October 2019 06:40 PM
Sharjah24: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI), held a press conference on Monday to unveil the “Noor Al Sharjah” initiative (light of Sharjah) which aims to lighting of the partially lighted residential, commercial and industrial areas in the emirate.
The Initiative was launched in cooperation with Sharjah Police, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sharjah Municipality, Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority, Department Of Town Planning and Survey and the private sector.

During the press conference, Mohammed Ahmed Amin Al Awadi, Director General of SCCI, said that the next phase of Noor Al Sharjah Initiative aims to focus on lighting of a certain area in the emirate to reduce negative effects on residents or commercial and industrial areas.

He also added that the initiative is to include more neighbourhoods in the emirate in future phases.

Brigadier General Mohammad Rashed Bayat, Director General of Police Operations, said that Noor Al Sharjah Initiative aims to achieve sustainable development, through lighting the dark areas, especially between residential towers, in order to increase the sense of safety among the public, and reduce some of the crimes in such areas.