Entries by Kat Milano

New Law for Exit Permit System

Progressive Legislation Aims to Attract Workers from Across the World A controversial exit permit system was lifted this week when HH The Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani issued Law No. 13 of 2018 amended certain provisions of Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residency of expatriates. The decision, which […]

Qatar Free Zones

Qatar, ranked by Forbes in the top 40 best countries for business, is fast becoming one of the best places to expand your business. To set up in Qatar, there are several key stages to be considered in developing a successful entry strategy to include; in-depth market research, developing a business plan, determining the right […]

Business during Ramadan in Qatar

Business during Ramadan in Qatar In the days leading up to Ramadan, millions of Muslims across the globe have been physically, mentally and spiritually for this month of abstaining, giving and reconnecting with friends and family, both near and far. With the first day of Ramadan expected to begin on May 16th (dependent on the […]

E-Commerce business in Qatar

7 Top Tips for E Commerce Trading in Qatar Adoption of e-commerce has not yet been fully embraced in Qatar, the chance to get ahead of the competition is now. With a favourable environment of high disposable income and a connected community the Qatari e-commerce market allows for significant growth and opportunity. Here’s our top […]

Foreign Investment

What does the draft law on non-Qatari investment mean for you? Recently the Cabinet approved a draft law regulating and welcoming non-Qatari investments in all sectors of the economy, including the fields of banking and insurance (subject to a decision from the Council of Ministers), but excluding commercial agencies and real estate. Should this law […]