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The First International Exhibition for Support Services and Business Solutions in Qatar

“…The first of its kind in Qatar. This exhibition will act as a huge and direct communication hub between suppliers and demanding business entities in a specific time and place. It is for every company that wants to keep up with the latest and most advanced support services and business solution to improve productivity and […]

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Advice about Corporate Taxes in Qatar, UAE and KSA

Here is a good question: We specialise in IT/Telecoms permanent placements/contractors and we are starting to venture into the Middle East. Is there some kind of withholding tax deducted in Qatar unless you are a local based company? Any ideas of a good source of up to date trade information re Qatar/Saudi/UAE generally? Answer: The […]

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List of Embassies in Qatar

The majority of Qatar’s population is Non – Arabs or Non – Qataris. Usually they are referred to as Expats. Here are the list of Embassies and their contacts exclusively for the Expats in Qatar. Embassy of the United States of America in Qatar Address: 22 February Street, Al-Luqta P.O. Box 2399 Doha – Qatar […]


Qatar the ‘beautiful bride’ for business in 2014

If there is any good place to gain a foothold in business at the moment, the beautiful gulf country of Qatar is it. What with the recent media reports indicating that the projects market in this progressive-thinking nation, which is currently valued at over $277 billion, is set to further gather momentum in 2014. Based […]

Change in the air as Qatar brood on sponsorship (Kafala) system

Good news in the air, change is coming… Change? you ask. Yes! we say. In a move that will further boost the ease of doing business in Qatar, various media outlets in Qatar announced over the weekend that the government is seriously considering modifying/changing the sponsorship (Kafala) system in the country. Going by this news, […]

Thinking of Expanding Overseas? Think Qatar

Within just a few years, Qatar has transformed itself from a little known nation to a globally recognized and highly rated country in all spheres of human endeavour. With its vast hydrocarbon deposit (over 25 billion barrels in reserves), Qatar has emerged to be one of the wealthiest countries on earth and one that is […]


Business Visa Qatar

A Business Visa allows entry to Qatar for Business purposes on a short-term basis. Business Visas are another form of entry visa. 3 days visa will be issued on arrival. A letter from a sponsoring company and a valid return ticket is required.



I have a confession to make. When my husband told me in January that we were going to live in Qatar for the next 3+ years, I looked at him blankly and said “Where?”


Energy market outlook stable: Qatar, Saudi

DOHA: Two top energy leaders of the region yesterday projected a “stable energy market outlook” for the year 2014.

A Grand Show of Patriotism – Qatar National Day

Doha- Unprecedented crowds braved the morning chill and lined up along the Doha Corniche yesterday to watch the colourful parade of personnel from the country’s Armed Forces held to mark the Qatar National Day. An equally impressive demonstration of the military unit armoured vehicles was held simultaneously on a parallel road. The parade, held for […]

Qatar continues building boom with huge bridges project

DOHA, Dec 16 (Reuters) – Qatar announced one of the county’s largest infrastructure projects on Monday, comprising three bridges interconnected by subsea tunnels, to be completed before the soccer World Cup finals in 2022. The Sharq crossing project will include three bridges spanning between 600 metres and 1,310 metres, which will link Doha’s new Hamad […]

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