Italian Business Council Qatar is a NPO (non-profit organization) with the objective to promote economical, commercial and cultural relations between Italy and Qatar. Established in 2004 under patronage of the Italian Embassy in Doha. IBCQ is about to become the Italian Chamber of Commerce of Qatar, an official request has been forwarded to the Ministry in Italy from the Italian Embassy in Qatar. IBCQ actively supports the Italian Embassy in Qatar throughout a range of activities related to trade and business sectors.
IBCQ assists Italian Companies in Qatar to establish relationships with Qatari representatives of private sector through events, meeting and seminars. All our gatherings are open for members and guests interested in the mission of our association.
We assist our small and medium enterprises based in Qatar through networking events, periodical focuses on specific sectors and by inviting speakers of local companies to share their views. The big enterprises are supported through press and media, corporate events and organizational logistics if required.
IBCQ facilitates the Italian Small and Medium Enterprises process of internationalisation in Qatar: Highlighting business opportunities, organizing B2B meetings, trade missions, exhibitions and addressing the SME to a network of Italian professional consultants for management legal and administrative support in Qatar.
IBCQ today the only official licensed association in Qatar promoting bilateral relationships between Italy and Qatar.
We provide links for the following services:
General economic info about Qatar
Country presentations of Qatar and the business opportunities slide show presentations
Screening of Qatari companies and individual company reports
List of contacts for different business sectors
Business Incubator projects
Desk for temporary representation on site annual or semi-annual contracts with dedicated staff.
Business planning and financial analysis
Selection of local sponsors, joint ventures partners and distribution agents
Professional English content management services for corporate marketing collateral
English business/marketing plan consulting and writing
Events and Trade Missions
Organizing trade missions to Qatar
Organization of seminars, networking events and b2b meetings
Booking and management of fair stands
Interpretation services English Arabic (We also offer Spanish/English)
Organization of meetings with the board of Doha Chamber of Commerce and QBA
Press office management and advertising on selected business magazines
Cross cultural negotiation
Business certifications and local documents
Information on Financial sources
Legal frame for joint venture contracts agreements
Procedures on how to register a company brand or brevetto
All our members can avail of our special promotional rates for local hotels, conference room rental, car rentals and airline tickets
The IBCQ also assists Qatari companies willing to access the Italian Market by providing useful information (ie. Financial, Business size, Reputation, etc.) of the Italian companies.
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