QC pledges support for Cuba to attract Qatari investments Sep 12, 2019 0 346 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaQatar Chamber’s (QC) First Vice Chairman Mohamed bin Twar on Wednesday met with Cuban Deputy Minister of Agriculture Maury Hechavarria Bermudez in the presence of QC Board Member Mohamed bin Ahmad al Obaidli.The meeting touched on trade and economic relations between Qatar and Cuba, ways to enhance cooperation between the private sectors of the two countries and exploring investment opportunities in Cuba’s agricultural sector.Addressing the meeting, Twar said the Chamber was keen on promoting relations between Qatari business owners and their counterparts from all over the world. The relations between Qatar and Cuba, he said, were good and their leaderships were interested in developing them further.“Food security is a priority for Qatar and the private sector is eager to learn about the business opportunities in Cuba in that area, especially in agriculture and livestock production,” Twar said.He stressed Qatar’s efforts for achieving self-sufficiency and assured the Chamber’s cooperation to promote opportunities floated by the visiting delegation among the Qatari business community.Terming the Cuban-Qatari ties as historic, Bermudez said the objective of his visit was to inform the Qatari side about the Cuban investment climate and sectors in which Qatari investors can invest in.He said the two sides have had many successful partnerships in several sectors, such as health. Cuba is also known for its agriculture, tourism, livestock, technology and construction, and these fields hold a lot of potential for foreign investments, he added.Bermudez urged Qatari businessmen to visit his country to identify the opportunities and meet with Cuban company representatives to discuss forming joint ventures.QC Board Member Mohamed bin Ahmed al Obaidli said Cuba could contribute significantly to Qatar’s pursuit of food security through cooperation in the agricultural sector, especially in producing coffee and livestock feeds. Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Woqod opens fuel station in Umm Garn; 87th in Qatar Sep 12, 2019 0 429 Qatar set to host mega global events next year Sep 12, 2019 0 376 QC joins in efforts to boost Arab-Turkish trade and ties Sep 12, 2019 0 175 Bull run continues as QSE gains for 4th session Tribune News Network Doha Continuing its gaining trend for four trading sessions in a row, the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) main index gained 90.82 points, 0.88 percent, to close at 10,466.49 points Wednesday. All seven .. Qatar’s State Audit Bureau participates in GCC meeting in Oman DOHA: A delegation from the State Audit Bureau participated in the 20th meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council Accounting and Auditing Organisation, which began on Wednesday in Muscat, Oman. The delegation was led by ..