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Qatar Stock Exchange initiatives are aiding SMEs to attract capital

Qatar Stock Exchange initiatives are aiding SMEs to attract capital

In its October 2019 report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised concerns over global economic growth.

Qatar’s digitalisation initiatives benefit SME sector, says industry expert

Qatar’s digitalisation initiatives benefit SME sector, says industry expert

Qatar’s initiatives to transform small and medium businesses into digital enterprises have drawn more SMEs to utilise and benefit from the country’s world-class IT infrastructure, according to an industry expert.

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

The number of credit accounts opened by "small business and individuals" bettered all credit accounts opened by Qatar's banking sector last year, a Qatar Central Bank report has shown.

Transport ministry to host seminars in digital technology for Qatari SMEs

Transport ministry to host seminars in digital technology for Qatari SMEs

The team from the Digital Transformation of Small & Medium Business Enterprises (DTSME), an initiative of the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) ...

SMEs must utilise technology to drive business growth: Industry expert

SMEs must utilise technology to drive business growth: Industry expert

Qatar’s small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector must leverage the use of technology not only to expand customer base but to drive growth in their businesses

QF launches new funding initiative to support private sector

QF launches new funding initiative to support private sector

Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation (QF RDI) has marked the launch of its new funding initiative, 'Innovation Coupon'

Qatar to showcase SMEs, investment potential at 'Back 2 Business' meet

Qatar to showcase SMEs, investment potential at 'Back 2 Business' meet

Close on the heels of Qatar outlining multi-billion dollar business opportunities, Doha will play host next month for an international meeting ‘Back 2 Business Winter’ ...

Plans afoot to forge Qatar-US SME ties

Plans afoot to forge Qatar-US SME ties

Plans are being studied to link Qatari agencies with US small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startups during a forum aimed at strengthening partnerships in the field of entrepreneurship, an official of the Washington-based US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) has said.

Qatari SME launches innovative platform for patient engagement

Qatari SME launches innovative platform for patient engagement

Shoura Business Group, a Qatari technology & innovation driven SME, has announced the launch of its innovative and patented, automation platform, Smart Communications and Analytics Learning Engine (Scale).

US to boost SME ties with Qatar; lauds investment law

US to boost SME ties with Qatar; lauds investment law

Ambassador Anne Patterson said that Qatar’s investment law will have a significant impact on FDI inflows to Qatar, particularly in the SME sector.

Home-based businesses, SMEs in expansion mode in blockaded Qatar

Home-based businesses, SMEs in expansion mode in blockaded Qatar

Many home-based businesses and small and medium entreprises (SMEs) want to expand their operations amid the ongoing blockade on Qatar, a senior Qatar Development Bank (QDB) official has said.

QDB, QSE sign MoU to fund listing of SMEs on QSE ‘Venture Market’

QDB, QSE sign MoU to fund listing of SMEs on QSE ‘Venture Market’

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) will fund QR300,000 to QR400,000 to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) as part of efforts to help them get listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange ...