The ICC WCF 8th World Chambers Congress came to a close yesterday amidst wonders of the Arabian night in the Qatari desert. Organised by the International Chamber of Commerce World Chambers Federation and hosted by the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the congress reinforced the global network of chambers of commerce as well as promoted the theme: “opportunities for all”. Delegates from more than 100 countries took part in the event. Some of them showcased investment opportunities in their countries during a side
exhibition. During the event yesterday, Turin, Italy was announced as the next host of the ICC WCF 9th World Chambers Congress. Picture shows Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani (centre) shaking hands with Torino Chamber of Commerce president
Alessandro Barberis after the handover ceremony.