Officials of Qatar Chamber and the Austrian Business Agency held a meeting on Thursday to review ways of further strengthening co-operation ties between both sides, it was announced in a statement.
Qatar Chamber first vice-chairman Mohamed bin Towar al-Kuwari and Dr Alejandra Navarro de Chalupa, who represents the ‘Austrian Business Agency – Invest in Austria’ held discussions at the chamber’s headquarters in Doha.
During the meeting, both officials discussed ways to enhance co-operation relations between Qatar and Austria. They also encouraged members of Qatar and Austria’s private sector to explore business and investment opportunities available in both countries.
Al-Kuwari also lauded the outputs that resulted from the Qatar-Austria Business Forum held earlier this month in Vienne. He said the forum affirmed both sides’ interest to strengthen investment and trade co-operation, as well as developing co-operation between Qatari and Austrian businessmen.
The forum also witnessed the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Qatar Chamber and the Austrian Chamber Federation, and between several companies from both sides, al-Kuwari said.
Al-Kuwari said there are many Austrian companies operating in Qatar and a number of Qatari-Austrian companies in many sectors, such as Information Technology (IT), advertising, contracting, and tourism.
He also expressed the chamber’s readiness to co-operate with the ABA in enhancing co-operation relations between business sectors of both sides and identifying investment opportunities available in both Qatar and Austria.
De Chalupa said the visit aims to review co-operation relations between the chamber and agency, and to invite Qatari businessmen to invest in Austria.
She also underscored the importance of holding a joint-workshop that would gather businessmen from both sides to review ways to enhance cooperation and to learn business opportunities available in both countries.
LEAVE A COMMENT Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked*
US, Japan eye possible mini trade deal by Sept
Wipro chief helps create India’s newest tech unicorn
Australia bank watchdog pledges tougher stance
Asian markets hit by trade worries, Fed rate cut uncertainty
Antitrust boss playing wireless kingmaker in T-Mobile deal fix
US housing market stuck in a rut despite lower mortgage rates
India to become a $5tn economy by 2025, says ministry adviser
Efficient Air Traffic Management a must to decongest GCC airspace
KLM asks passengers to reconsider flying