The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry has committed to support private sector companies throughout the coronavirus outbreak.
SCCI will co-ordinate with firms in the Emirate through the chamber's branches, reports state-held news agency Wam.
A recent meeting touched on the operational plan for the year 2020 given the current circumstances, the events and programmes that will be postponed for the health and safety of society, and the work achieved during Q1 2020.
Khalil Muhammad Al Mansoori, director of the SCCI branch management, said: "This meeting is held in accordance with the directives of Abdullah Sultan Al Owais, the SCCI’s chairman, to provide the best services for the private sector in the eastern and central regions and to enhance the competitiveness of business environment in the current circumstances.
"This would help consolidate the SCCI’s role as a representative and advocate for the interests of the business community in Sharjah."