GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Government, Legal and Humanity

 
  Share

UAE, November 1, 2017 – El Consorci de la Zona Franca, the first consortium established in Spain, recently hosted the Board Meeting of World FZO in Barcelona Free Zone. The meeting chaired by H.E. Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairman of the World FZO, in the presence of Mrs. Blanca Sorigue, Board Member and Director General of SIL Barcelona and other board members representing different regions of the world. In this meeting, the Board discussed the continued growth of the organization, status of several services, the budget for 2018 and the Annual Conference in 2018.

H.E. Dr. Al Zarooni applauded the continued efforts by the Board members in their capacity as leaders to the Free Zone industry and their role in the extraordinary success of the World FZO. He said, “We have seen another year of continued growth for the World FZO, both in membership numbers and greater services provided to our community. I would like to thank the Board for their continued support and invaluable leadership in positioning the World FZO as the leading association for Free Zone.”

H.E. added, “The World FZO will continue to provide a unified platform for strengthening the role of free zones as key contributors to socio-economic development and sustainability and offer innovative ways to advance the level of excellence in this sector.”

The Board of Directors reviewed the report from the Chairman, the CEO and heads of committees. It also discussed the 2018 budget and the appointment of Jose Thomas Contreras, President of the Dominican Association of Free Zones (ADOZONA) to the Board.

The meeting concluded with an agreement for the next Board meeting to take place during the 4th Annual International Conference and Exhibition and on the side line of the General Assembly meeting taking place in Dubai, UAE 30 April - 1 May 2018.

Following the meeting, H.E. Dr. Al Zarooni and Jordi Cornet, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Zona Franca Consortium of Barcelona officially signed the agreement between the two entities for the 5th World FZO Annual International Conference & Exhibition to be held in Barcelona, Spain in 2019.

The World FZO also visited the El Consorci premises with a delegation from the Americas Free Zone Association (AZFA).



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 1860 times
Posted on : Wednesday, November 1, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Ruler of Ajman inaugurates 4th Emirates Economic Planning Forum
Next Story : DIFC Courts Welcome ‘The Law for Administration of Non-Muslim Estates in Dubai and Execution of thei...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Sports Bras Banishing Bounce by 83% arrive in store
AIGNER Love
New Year, New Skincare!
Michael Kors Presents Spring 2018 Watches
Signature Scents for Your Home
Spring/Summer 18' Beauty Picks from Missha Cosmetics
Garden Party Style and Cult Classics: Swatch Launches Spring-summer 2018 Collection
Marine Torpilleur Military made for men who chart their own destiny
Shimmering Gilda takes on a silvery sheen
Corum Bubble Art For Those Who Appreciate A Work Of Art
Mido's Baroncelli Prisma - A sparkling play of prisms enhanced by 51 diamonds'
The Trésor Collection
Malabar Gold & Diamonds strengthens its global position as a leading jewellery r...
New Year – New Savings now with Al-Futtaim Honda
Samsung Electronics' 2018 Smart TVs Become First to be Industry-Certified for En...
ESC's INDIASOFT to Bring Over 400 ICT Foreign Buyers To Bengaluru
“12th Edition of SNF's Family Fun Fair”
Dubai Culture Organises ‘Carnival of Ideas'
EUROSTAR presents seven global tech majors at CABSAT 2018
Nissan reaffirms importance of electrification at World Future Energy Summit
Nissan and NASA extend research into autonomous mobility services
The Balmain de Balmain Moon Phase Collection - loves personalisation to the moon...
Dubai Tour team line-up announced: 16 teams of seven riders at the start
Defender Lives on: Land Rover Launches V8 Edition To Celebrate 70th Anniversary
Womenswear Preview and Showroom Connection: WHITE Man & Woman's Formula Bets on ...
5 Different Types of Denim and How to Wear Them
Governments to Signal Support for IRENA Key Role in Global Energy Transformation
HH Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum opens CABSAT 2018
Dubai Outlet Mall celebrates DSF 2018 with amazing attractions for shoppers
Sophie's Café brings all the goodness to Barsha Neighbourhood
His Highness Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum Visits du's Stand on ...
Tommy Hilfiger Announces Fall 2017 Watches Collection
Masdar unveils locally manufactured all-electric Eco-Bus at Abu Dhabi Sustainab...
Dubai's Star Business Centre becomes the first commercial centre to accept crypt...
IRENA Commission to analyse how energy transformation driven by renewables will ...
Ahlan Business Class Lounge by Dubai International Hotel wins Priority Pass Midd...
British Group GFG Alliance makes binding offer to buy Aluminium Dunkerque from R...
Krypto Labs named Strategic Partner for World Future Energy Summit's CLIX
Bleu Blanc by David Myers announces its Friday Brunch and unique spa and dine Va...
Seamaster Olympic Games Collection
ENEC CEO: Barakah will be the first nuclear energy plant in the Arab world, sett...
11th World Future Energy Summit Opens its Doors in Abu Dhabi
Launching Scheme of Projects and Initiatives that Enforce Water and Electricity ...
LG Electronics Earns CES 2018 Best TV Product Honors for LG AI OLED TV
British Airways launches sale across all cabins for travel until December 12, 2018
Masdar Institute and Cleanergy Partner in Research on Thermal Energy Storage for...
Dubai Hospital advocates importance of early detection of kidney disease.
Autonomous vehicle specialist NAVYA to realise expansion of Masdar City sustain...
2018 ‘Camel Trek' of the UAE embarks from ‘Empty Quarter' in Abu Dhabi
Eighth General Assembly of International Renewable Energy Agency Kicks Off in Ab...