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Ooredoo Signs Sponsorship Agreement with Qatar University and Texas A&M University at Qatar


Pioneering new research in Qatar will advance cutting-edge network solutions, from smart stadiums to disaster response systems. Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo, Qatar University ( QU ) and Texas A&M University at Qatar ( TAMUQ ) today signed a major new research agreement to support innovation and development in Qatar and across the wider region. To ensure the most positive results for …

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Make the most of ‘ample’ opportunities for growth, Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani tells Qatar’s entrepreneurs

Qassim Al Thani

Chairman of Al Faisal Holding and the Qatari Businessmen Association interviewed by Oxford Business Group. Doha: A growing population looking for a wider range of goods and services is creating “ample business opportunities” for Qatari entrepreneurs across the board, Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani, Chairman of industry giant Al Faisal Holding has said. Sheikh Faisal told the global publishing, …

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‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ attracted over 22000 visitors from across Qatar


The 10-day interactive educational experience inspired parents, children and students on a journey into Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. ‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ successfully concluded on Saturday with more than 22,000 visitors participating in the 10-day interactive educational experience. Held for the first time in Qatar and the MENA region, ‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ took people of all …

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Microsoft qatar chief: Technology powers successful and sustainable CSR outreach in Qatar


Microsoft Qatar was the official Technology Sponsor of CSR Qatar 2015 – the third edition of Qatar’s flagship CSR innovation and issues summit – which was held last week under the patronage of the Ministry of Economy and Commerce. Speaking on a first introductory panel at Qatar CSR Summit 2015 on Tuesday, Lana Khalaf; Public Sector Lead at Microsoft praised …

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Qatari businesses shifting towards longer-term CSR collaborations, say experts


Key decision-makers from Microsoft, Shell, Qatar Red Crescent Society, and Qatar University weigh in on CSR strategies and trends ahead of 3rd CSR Qatar. Doha, Qatar – As the third edition of CSR Qatar 2015 prepares to get underway in Doha in less than two weeks’ time, key speakers at the country’s flagship conference for CSR and sustainability shared their …

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Qatar’s Former Minister of Energy & Industry Launches Middle East’s First Energy Think Tank

Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah

The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development Urges Gulf States to Curtail Domestic Energy Consumption or Risk Losing Critical Export Revenue The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, the first think tank of its kind in the Middle East, urged the governments of the region to tackle soaring domestic energy …

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Entrepreneurs network at Qatar business incubation center


QBIC’s announces new initiatives at inaugural Open Day. Qatar’s entrepreneurs were out in record numbers at Qatar Business Incubation Center’s (QBIC) for its first networking event, the QBIC Open Day. About 400 visitors joined for an evening of networking, presentations, panel discussions and product displays. Networking is critical to the success of any entrepreneur, and is facilitated by QBIC’s space …

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Siemens lands €470 million order for substations in Qatar


Largest single order for Siemens WLL in Qatar to date Substations are required for infrastructure development projects due to upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022 and Qatar National Vision 2030 Phase XII is part of the ongoing Qatar Power Transmission System Expansion Siemens has executed substations and cabling projects worth €2 billion for Phase V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, and …

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Qatar Development Bank launches International Tender Services for SMEs in Qatar

Abdul Aziz Bin Nasser Al Khalifa

Doha – Qatar Development Bank announced today the launch ofthe International Tender Services, which aims at enhancing the exports sector in Qatar and opening new markets for Qatari SMEs globally. The new service has been launched in cooperation with French company”InfoTrade 2000,” which is considered a global leader in this field. The service aims at providing SMEs in Qatar with …

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Eteach International extends reach to Levant markets


Teachings opportunities in Kingdoms of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, Oman and Qatar also increase. Dubai – With the new academic year fast approaching, schools across the region are posting positions for teaching opportunities to coincide with the start of the new academic year; September 2015. Jordan is the latest market to post positions on Eteach International, the Dubai-based branch of …

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