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Posted On: 5 September 2019 09:58 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:05 pm

Qatar Chamber launches Commercial and Industrial Directory

Arvin Garcia
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Qatar Chamber (QC) launched on Wednesday the "Qatar Commercial & Industrial Directory 2019", its application on mobiles and tablets devices as well as its website on the internet.

During the event, a video was presented about the issue, searching tool, and contents. The new issue includes lists of commercial and industrial companies operating in the country and registered at the chamber data.

The bilingual issue also includes the phone number, fax, address, and all contact data. The release of the directory comes within the framework of the Chamber's plans to develop and update services it provides to the Qatari private sector and its members.

The Directory is prepared and issued by Hawkama Public relations Company (Hawkama Center) which is a Doha-based well-known center whose activities involve publications, organizing conferences and PR services.

The objective of issuing the directory is streamlining access to companies data and providing an updated and inclusive database for the private sector.

The publication is available on a printed copy, its website and its application on mobiles and tablets for easy access to data and information of companies.

Commenting on the launch ceremony, H.E. QC's Chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim Al-Thani stressed the Chamber's interest to facilitate doing business through strengthening communication between businessmen and companies of various activates, noting that the directory provides updated data about the Chambers member companies and their contacts.

The publication provides an obvious image about the commercial activity of the country which sees growth every year thanks to sound and successful economic policies under wise leadership.

The QC's Chairman noted that this release represented an important platform for investors and businessmen whether inside or outside the country to explore the local market and identify companies of various economic sectors, affirming that the directory is available in mobile applications and tablet devices for easy access to all data and information about commercial and industrial companies in Qatar.

QC's Director-General Saleh bin Hamad Al Sharqi said that the Chamber is in the process of issuing Qatari Exporters Directory which includes all exporting companies registered at the Chamber.

He also said that the Chamber has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with 'Hawkama Center' to prepare and issue the directory by the end of the year.

The exporters' directory will be in both Arabic and English languages and will be published in the website of Commercial and Industrial Directory, he said, adding that there will be an electronic platform for exporting companies on the Chamber's website under the title "Qatari Exporters Platform" will be launched with the directory.

Al Sharqi pointed out that the exporter's directory is an initiative adopted by the Chamber to support SMEs, affirming that it will be distributed to trade delegations visiting the chamber and embassies and diplomatic missions to Qatar as well as it will be introduced to commercial chambers around the world.

Source: QNA