USQBC welcomes Al-Ula agreement ending blockade on Qatar

USQBC welcomes Al-Ula agreement ending blockade on Qatar

The US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) has welcomed the Al-Ula solidarity agreement signed on the sidelines of the 41st session of the Supreme Council of the Co-operation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) held in Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.

USQBC market reports on Qatar to benefit US firms, says official

USQBC market reports on Qatar to benefit US firms, says official

Market reports on Qatar published by the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) would serve as a vital tool in helping US companies seek investment opportunities here, a USQBC official has said.

Business council eyes workshops to promote US-Qatar investment climate

Business council eyes workshops to promote US-Qatar investment climate

Plans are in the pipeline for the staging of a series of workshops by the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) Doha office aimed at providing information to the Qatari private sector and its stakeholders on the investment climate and business opportunities available in the US market...

US investor confidence in Qatar market ‘remains high’, says USQBC official

US investor confidence in Qatar market ‘remains high’, says USQBC official

US investor confidence in Qatar continues to increase, according to an official of the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC), who cited reforms and laws aimed at attracting foreign direct investments (FDI) and Qatar’s resiliency against an economic blockade and Covid-19

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Lessons learnt from the blockade in terms of food security have led to the development of a number of strategies in this area, and this resulted in Qatar being one of the least-affected countries when the Covid-19 crisis began.

US companies see Qatar as gateway to Middle East, Gulf region

US companies see Qatar as gateway to Middle East, Gulf region

US companies keen on investing in the Qatari market are also looking beyond Doha, which is being eyed as a gateway to other markets in the Middle East and Gulf region

USQBC president lauds Qatar for legal reforms aimed at attracting more FDI

USQBC president lauds Qatar for legal reforms aimed at attracting more FDI

An official of the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) has lauded Qatar for recent reforms announced by the government

Qatar's investor-friendly environment on focus at Chicago event

Qatar's investor-friendly environment on focus at Chicago event

US-Qatar Business Council managing director Mohamed Barakat recently highlighted Qatar's advanced infrastructure, economic resiliency, and new regulations that make investing and establishing easier for American companies.

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-US ties extend beyond trade: minister

Qatari-US ties extend beyond trade: minister

Qatar is keen on bolstering bilateral ties with the US across all fields, particularly on the economic and investment levels, HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani has said.

MEC booklet to ease process for foreign investors

MEC booklet to ease process for foreign investors

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has issued a booklet in Arabic and English to provide all necessary information and data to potential investors in Qatar.

South Korea’s Lee weighs cost of taekwondo gold

South Korea’s Lee weighs cost of taekwondo gold

South Korea’s two-time world taekwondo champion Lee Dae-Hoon has a weight problem when it comes to securing the Olympic title he craves.