Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani alluded to the electronic system of new companies' setup service through the single window e-portal, noting that it helps save time and effort for businesses and investors willing to establish new firms in Qatar.
He said this in a statement during the announcement of the digital transformation of the new companies’ setup service through the e-portal of the single window facility at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Thursday.
HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari was among the dignitaries present.
Sheikh Khalifa noted that the system confirmed “Qatar’s advancement in ease of doing business globally.” Qatar was chosen as one of the top 20 countries out of 190 in the world in terms of their improvement in 'Ease of Doing Business 2020' by the World Bank due the State’s efforts and achievements in this area.
He said the single window system consolidated Qatar's position as an “ideal destination” for investment in the region and globally and enhanced its efforts to attract more local and foreign investments.
The first phase of single window services helped in boosting the ease of investment procedures, he noted.
The single window provides comprehensive service to establish businesses and factories, allowing investors and businesses to submit and sign applications and pay their fees electronically to obtain a licence.