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Project Qatar 2014 ends on a high note, shows unprecedented boost as the leading regional construction event of the year

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

Amongst multiple deals, Project Qatar 2014 attracts local Lekhwiya SC football player to strike a deal at Project Qatar 2014

Throughout four extraordinary days, Project Qatar 2014, the 11th International Construction Technology & Building Materials Exhibition, transformed the Qatar National Convention Centre into a unique global industry trade fair and business hub, allowing over 2,100 exhibitors from all over the world to cover the QNCC’s entire 41,500 sqm of indoor and outdoor exhibition space.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Industry leading real estate exhibitors set to draw record visitors to Cityscape Qatar

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

A renowned line up of international and local real estate developers have confirmed their attendance at Cityscape Qatar, giving a strong indication that the 2014 event will attract its highest ever number of visitors.

Mr. Deep Marwaha, Group Director for Cityscape Qatar, remarked that the combination of strong economic projections for the sector and a unique gathering of all the major players under one roof are attracting record numbers of exhibitors. Read the rest of this entry »

Qatar’s Minister of Energy to open 9th GPCA Annual Forum

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher
  • Keynote address to be delivered by Khalid Al-Falih, CEO, Saudi Aramco 

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Bedaya Centre holds ‘Radical Marketing and Sales Secrets’ seminars

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

·        Famous six times over successful entrepreneur, Suhail Ghazi Algosaibi shares the secrets of his success over two days
·        75 young entrepreneurs learn invaluable tips on what it takes from the master

Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development staged two dynamic seminars for budding entrepreneurs over two days in Katara to learn how to succeed from the master, famous six times over successful entrepreneur, Suhail Ghazi Algosaibi.  The two seminars, entitled ‘Radical Marketing’ and ‘Sales Secrets’, were packed with great tips on what it takes be an entrepreneur, how to market a successful business and how to sell, and the insights were eagerly received by an enraptured audience. Read the rest of this entry »

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Another strong and successful year for Project Qatar 2014 as the 11th International Construction, Technology and Building Materials Exhibition comes to an end

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

Business joint ventures and new product launches take place at Project Qatar 2014

As an indicator of strength of the booming Qatar infrastructure and construction sector; Project Qatar 2014 has seen unrivaled opportunities and business deals being made during the 11th International Construction, Technology and Building Materials Exhibition at the Qatar National Convention Centre. Read the rest of this entry »

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Fourth joint ROTA/VCU-Q Volunteer Trip continues to serve in Indonesia

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

With sponsorship from Vodafone Qatar, Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) and Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar (VCU-Q), in partnership with ROTA’s in-country partner, the Titian Foundation, are coordinating a fourth joint international volunteer trip to Indonesia in the SMK N1 ROTA Bayat school in the Klaten District of Jogjakarta in Java, from 9-16 May, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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MEED reveals Gulf region’s award-winning projects

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

MEED has announced this year’s winners of the MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2014, in association with Mashreq, the only awards programme to recognise completed projects in the Gulf region.

UAE-based projects emerged triumphant in four categories, with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s (ADNOC) Industrial Gas Development Project, nominated by Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd. (GASCO), winning Industrial Project of the Year; and Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA) Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Solar Park Phase 1 Project, nominated by First Solar Middle East, taking home the Power Project of the Year trophy. Read the rest of this entry »

Emirates Steel participates in project qatar 2014 on a high-note

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

Emirates Steel Industries PJSC (“Emirates Steel” or the “Company”), the only integrated steel manufacturer in the UAE and one of the major exhibitors at Project Qatar 2014, has showcased its product range at the show including rebar, wire rod and heavy sections.

“This is the 5th time we participate in Project Qatar,” said Mr. Mohammed Al Afari, Emirates Steel VP of Marketing. “We believe that this exhibition is an important event for us. It has offered us many opportunities in the past and this time we also plan to showcase all our range of products for visitors to view,” he added Read the rest of this entry »

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Project Qatar organizes exclusive tour for its valued exhibitors to three major projects in Qatar

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

Lusail City, Doha Metro and Msheireb Downtown Doha update Project Qatar exhibitors with on-site presentations and site visit

Project Qatar 2014 has organized an exclusive tour for its exhibitors, to explore some of the major projects taking place in Qatar. These include presentations and a site visit to Lusail City, Doha Metro, and Msheireb Downtown Doha. The tour enabled the exhibitors to get first-hand information about the development of progress and takes an in-depth look at each project. Read the rest of this entry »

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Silatech Supports Solutions4Work Conference World Bank event convenes experts to discuss solutions to youth unemployment.

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

More than 200 leaders from academia, government, industry and civil society gathered recently for a three-day international conference to discuss advances in youth employment interventions and to plan next steps to drive further progress on the issue. Convened by the World Bank, and sponsored and supported by Silatech, Solutions4Work was held from May 6-8, in Istanbul, Turkey. Read the rest of this entry »

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Project Qatar 2014 attracts innovative and unique products and solutions to Qatar

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

International and local companies highlight lucrative business deals, partnerships and demonstrate eco-friendly products and services at the event

Project Qatar 2014, the 11th International Construction, Technology and Building Materials Exhibition is proving to be a resounding success as the companies exhibiting at Project Qatar 2014 span over a broad range of products, services and solutions. Read the rest of this entry »

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al khaliji lead sponsor of Flagship Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Middle East conference

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C., has announced its sponsorship of one of the region’s biggest conferences, Bonds, Loans and Sukuk. The conference will take place in the UAE on May 13 and 14. Two senior executives from the bank will be representing al khaliji at the conference with other senior delegates from across the region for one of the largest corporate and investment banking events in the Middle East. Read the rest of this entry »

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Singapore welcomes record number of visitors from Qatar

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

New attractions set to draw tourists to Singapore

Singapore received a record number of 11809 visitors from Qatar last year. This was a 27% increase from the preceding year. 2013 was also a record year for Singapore tourism overall. The small city-state welcomed 15.5 million visitors in 2013, up 7.2% from 2012. Tourism revenues also hit a new high of USD 18.7 billion, an increase of 1.6% over 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

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ROTA’s three-year Inspire project in Swat achieves a great success

May 2014 in Local News by Publisher

 

Thousands of children are enjoying the benefits of Reach out to Asia’s three-year Infrastructure Support & Professional Improvement to Revitalize Education (INSPIRE) project that has brought hope of a better future in the Swat District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan.

Working with CARE, ROTA has supported the INSPIRE Project which provides quality education for children and youth in 42 schools in Swat Valley, including increasing children’s leadership skills and social cohesion through extracurricular sports activities. Read the rest of this entry »