QDB CEO Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa and Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani during the webinar. Right: Qatar Chamber board members and QDB officials during the webinar.
The Qatar Chamber’s board of directors held a virtual meeting on Tuesday to get acquainted with the new strategy that is currently being prepared by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) with the aim of providing support for the services exports.
The virtual meeting was presided over by Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani in the presence of QDB CEO Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa and other officials of the bank.
Qatar Chamber board members and QDB officials during the webinar
During the meeting, al-Khalifa delivered a detailed explanation on the study conducted by the bank, which will be integrated with the export strategy for products to develop a single strategy for supporting products and services.
The webinar also examined the challenges facing the export of services by private sector companies and identified the services that could be exported to target markets.
Qatar Chamber’s board members also gave insights on obstacles that hinder the export of services by Qatari companies, in addition to suggesting solutions that could support private sector companies in this respect.
Sheikh Khalifa thanked QDB for the efforts made to support exports of the private sector, and stressed the importance of co-ordination between both parties for the benefit of the private sector.