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QU launches ICSB-Qatar Affiliate to promote small businesses

QU launches ICSB-Qatar Affiliate to promote small businesses

Qatar University (QU) has launched the Qatar chapter of the International Council for Small Business, which is devoted to the interests and advancement of small businesses globally.

Do not ‘fall in love’ with your project

Do not ‘fall in love’ with your project

There are several examples of great businesses, technologies, or products that have failed at some point due to not understanding deeply the market needs.

Vodafone launches cloud services for businesses

Vodafone launches cloud services for businesses

Vodafone continues its commitment to help Qatar’s businesses succeed in a digital world with the launch of Vodafone Cloud, offering enterprises computing resources to host their business applications ...

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 ...

QFC engages with 120 plus key German businesses in Berlin

QFC engages with 120 plus key German businesses in Berlin

Panel discussions were held on the sidelines of the 6th session of the 'Joint Qatari-German Commission on Economic, Commercial and Technical Cooperation'

General Tax Authority urges businesses to comply with Excise Tax

General Tax Authority urges businesses to comply with Excise Tax

As part of Qatar’s plans to reduce the country’s dependence on hydrocarbon resources, the General Tax Authority (GTA) is implementing Excise Tax and taking measures to improve voluntary tax compliance.

Oman offers Qatari businesses investment opportunities in agri sector

Oman offers Qatari businesses investment opportunities in agri sector

Qatari businessmen have been encouraged to explore and take advantage of investment opportunities in Oman’s agriculture sector, the co-chair of the Qatari-Omani Business Council has said.

Businesses shut as Indians protest against high fuel prices

Businesses shut as Indians protest against high fuel prices

Opposition parties banded together to organise their first protest action in a joint campaign to stir discontent with Narendra Modi's government.

WhatsApp to start charging business users

WhatsApp to start charging business users

The messages will be charged at a fixed rate for confirmed delivery, ranging from 0.5 cents to 9 cents per message depending on the country, WhatsApp said.

'Gulf crisis has pushed Qatar towards self-sufficiency'

'Gulf crisis has pushed Qatar towards self-sufficiency'

"More than 60% of Qatar's export is outside the Gulf region and with the reduced competition from the blockading countries the prospects are looking really bright for local businesses and industries," Anwar Ali Shah said.

Trump, Republicans to showcase tax cut for businesses

Trump, Republicans to showcase tax cut for businesses

US President Donald Trump and top Republicans in Congress are about to show how aggressively they intend to cut the corporate tax rate, while trying to avoid the appearance of favoring the wealthy.

US businesses defend Gulf airlines in subsidies dispute

US businesses defend Gulf airlines in subsidies dispute

Businesses, including courier service FedEx, budget air carrier JetBlue and hotel giant Wyndham, oppose calls from Delta, American Airlines and United to renegotiate the open skies agreements with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.