Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Umm Al Quwain Chamber sign an Agreement for Certificates of Origin International Recognition.





Dubai Chamber, as a representative of the World Council of Certificates of Origin in the UAE, has witnessed the adoption of international certificates of origin issued by Umm Al Quwain Chamber.
The agreement was signed at Dubai Chamber by Abdulla Khamis Al Suwaidi, Acting Director- General of UAQCCI, and Atiq Juma Faraj Nasib, Senior Director of Commercial Services Sector at Dubai Chamber, and Deputy Chair of the International Country of Origin Accreditation Committee of the ICC World Chamber Federation. The signing ceremony was attended by HE Humaid Mohammed bin Salim, Secretary-General of the Federation of UAE's Chambers of Commerce and Industry; Salem Rashed Al Aleeli, Director of the Center of Information and Certificate of Origin at UAQCCI, along with senior officials from both sides.
Abdulla Khamis Al Suwaidi, Acting Director- General of UAQCCI, described the agreement as a major step in supporting the competitiveness of Umm Al Quwain's private sector, and enhancing exports from the Emirate to international markets.
For his part, Atiq Juma Faraj Nasib, Senior Director of Commercial Services Sector at Dubai Chamber and Deputy Chair of the International Country of Origin Accreditation Committee of the ICC World Chamber Federation, said the agreement reflects the strong collaboration and partnership that joins the two parties, highlighting that abiding by international standards in CoO issuance enhances the position of the UAE business community and elevates its international reputation. Nasib invited all local and regional chambers to adopt these standards, in order to enhance collaboration and strengthen ties with international peers.
Salem Al-Aleeli, Director of the Center of Information and Certificate of Origin, explained that the signing of this agreement will enhance trade exchange and exports to other countries to adopt the certificate of origin at the international level.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A Memorandum of Understanding between Umm Al Quwain Chamber and Umm Al Quwain Charity.





Sheikh Marwan bin Rashid Al Mualla, Chairman of Umm Al Quwain Charity Association, called for strengthening cooperation especially in the Year of Giving and strengthening relations with the concerned institutions.
A memorandum of understanding was signed yesterday morning between Umm Al Quwain Chamber and Umm Al Quwain Charity Association. Mr. Al-Suwaidi, Acting Director-General of the Umm Al Quwain Chamber, affirmed that there are common aspects between the Chamber and the Assembly concerning their humanitarian role by providing a spirit of citizenship and social solidarity and working to help others in all aspects. Information, publications and statistics issued by the parties and participation in events, conferences, workshops and training courses.
The memorandum was signed on behalf of the Umm Al Quwain Charity Association by Mr. Issa Ali Bulhiol, a member of the Board of Directors of the Association. He praised the importance of cooperation between the Chamber and the Association in aspects related to the cohesion of the UAE society and the establishment of the bonds of love and tolerance among its members.
He added that the Chamber will contribute to the consultation or studies of the Assembly with assistance in the development of technical aspects of the information network and programs adopted by the Assembly.
The signing ceremony was attended by Sultan Al Kharji, Vice Chairman of Umm Al Quwain Charity Association, Sultan Humaid Abdullah, Deputy Chairman of Umm Al Quwain Chamber and Abdul Rahman Al Zarouni, Board Member.