Activities – Connecting Germany & Qatar
Under the patronage of H.E Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of the State of Qatar, The National Committee for organizing the Business and Investment in Qatar Forum is organizing the Forum’s 9th Edition this year in Berlin, Germany from 6-7 September 2018.
The Forum organization comes in collaboration with the following German entities: The Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK), Arab German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Ghorfa), Euro-Mediterranean Arab Association (EMA), German Near and Middle East Association (NUMOV).
The Forum is Qatar’s flagship economic and promotional event organized abroad in major economic capitals of the world including Paris, New York, and London, where it has achieved the targeted results both in terms of presence from both the Qatari and the foreign sides and in terms of results and investment returns. It is worth mentioning that it has been organized previously in the German capital Berlin in 2013.
In all its editions, the forum attracted more than 1000 participants from government institutions, businessmen and business owners. This year, Germany was selected as one of Qatar’s largest trading partners. Where the volume of Trade between the two countries reached about 4.2 billion riyals in 2017. Also, Qatar’s outstanding investment activities in Germany which amounts to about 25 billion dollars, and includes vital projects in various sectors, are one of the reasons that prove the long-term economic and financial cooperation between the two countries. it is also worth mentioning the presence of the German companies in Qatar and their involvement in the implementation of large projects, with a value of investments around “309.4 billion riyals.” which confirms the trust and depth of the relationship between the two countries.
This year, the forum will shed light on several issues, most notably the prominent role played by the state of Qatar for its economic development, as well as highlighting the most important commercial, economic, investment and construction projects to be implemented in Qatar and Germany. The forum will also discuss a number of sectors through its main sessions: Financial Sector: A solid Defense for Economic security and Project Financing.
Investing in Germany: Great Opportunities and guaranteed success Industrial Development: Key to Doha and Berlin to diversify sources of Income Qatar Economy: growth indicators of a real successful Partnership Education, Tourism and Sports: The Road to World Cup 2022
In this regard, we are looking forward for your valuable participation in Qatar – Germany Business and Investment Forum.
For registration please use the link www.qatargermanyforum.com/de/registration
For more information and inquiries please contact:
Qatari Businessmen Association
Tel: +974 44353120/127
Fax: +974 44353834/847
The current agenda may be downloaded here.