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SMEs key to Qatar’s economic diversification: Bassel Gamal

SMEs key to Qatar’s economic diversification: Bassel Gamal

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contribute significantly in areas such as innovation, efficiency, job creation and international competitiveness, all of which are key to Qatar’s economic diversification ...

Large corporates urged to offer concessions to SMEs to support economy

Large corporates urged to offer concessions to SMEs to support economy

Large corporate houses in Qatar should re-engineer the payment terms and offer concessions to the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to complement the sovereign efforts ...

Qatar SMEs urged to strengthen cybersecurity for robust business operations

Qatar SMEs urged to strengthen cybersecurity for robust business operations

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Qatar would benefit from a well-built cybersecurity system, which could help lead to reduced costs and increased growth rate ...

Support for Italian firms eyeing Qatari market on track: envoy

Support for Italian firms eyeing Qatari market on track: envoy

Italian companies, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) exporting the ‘Made in Italy’ trademark to Qatar, are assured of the Italian embassy’s support amid the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic's impact on the global economy.

QIB launches a deposit only card to aid corporates, SMEs

QIB launches a deposit only card to aid corporates, SMEs

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has launched a new corporate “Deposit-Only Card” as part its continuous efforts to encourage customers to use digital channels when completing all their banking transactions.

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

As part of its commitment to support the development of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector, Qatar Chamber and the British Embassy are jointly hosting the ‘3rd SMEs Conference’ ...

Qatar sees double digit growth in tourists' traffic

Qatar sees double digit growth in tourists' traffic

Qatar has registered a marked increase in the number of visitors to the country with a double digit growth in 2019, a top official of Qatar National Tourism Council ( QNTC) has said.

Growth seen among Qatar’s tech SMEs, says Qatari entrepreneur

Growth seen among Qatar’s tech SMEs, says Qatari entrepreneur

Backed by public and private sector support, Qatar’s small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) ecosystem has experienced steady growth in the past years, especially in the technology sector, according to a Qatari entrepreneur.

Italian SMEs seek investment, export ties with Qatar, says envoy

Italian SMEs seek investment, export ties with Qatar, says envoy

Talks are underway to bring to Qatar small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from Italy that are keen on forging investment and export ties with their Qatari counterparts, according to Italian ambassador Pasquale Salzano.

QDB offers comprehensive SMEs package to support economic development: Al-Khalifa

QDB offers comprehensive SMEs package to support economic development: Al-Khalifa

The CEO of Qatar Development Bank (QDB), Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa has said the QDB is making efforts to promote economic development by providing a comprehensive package of advisory, financing ...

ACD Business Forum highlights economic role of SMEs

ACD Business Forum highlights economic role of SMEs

The second session of the ACD Business Forum highlighted the role that SMEs play in supporting the gross domestic product of the world economy.

96% of 25,000 registered private sector businesses in Qatar are SMEs: QDB chief

96% of 25,000 registered private sector businesses in Qatar are SMEs: QDB chief

Of the 25,000 private sector businesses currently registered in the country, more than 96% are classified as small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), said Qatar Development Bank ...