The Department of Economic Development in Ajman (Ajman DED) launches the "Entrepreneurship Week" in its second edition, which will start on February 24 until February 28, 2023, in the Detention Park, Al Hamidiya district, in cooperation with government agencies in the emirate, in the presence of SME owners and home-based projects from various economic sectors, and with the participation of entrepreneurs with their success stories. The initiative aims to spread awareness of the importance of projects to all segments of society, and to enhance the attractiveness of the UAE market to investors and business owners. The opening ceremony will include the popular band, various competitions for the audience, workshops, and an exhibition for entrepreneurs, in addition to a children's play area.
On this occasion, H. E. Abdullah Ahmed Al Hamrani, Director-General of Ajman DED, said that the "Entrepreneurship Week" comes to support the SME owners and to spread the culture of entrepreneurship in society, which has become a development requirement for building the UAE economy, creating new job opportunities, and supporting the objective of sustainable economic development.
Al Hamrani added that holding the "Entrepreneurship Week" aims to highlight opportunities for creativity and innovation, highlight creative ideas, and apply them on the ground, indicating that the week supports entrepreneurs and seeks to attract new projects and educate the public about entrepreneurship through various initiatives, competitions, and training workshops.
He said, "Our today gathering is derived from the common visions to stimulate innovation and ambitious ideas that support Ajman's economy. The Entrepreneurship Week contributes to enhancing confidence among partners and the public. Today, we thank all of the partners and government agencies who contributed to supporting SME owners, and we affirm that we can, through the concerted efforts, reach leadership and achieve our strategic objectives in supporting the economic growth of Ajman and the UAE.”