Doing Business In Qatar

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Qtel

QATAR TELECOM corporate headquarters is located at:
West Bay Area
Doha, Qatar

Qtel Mailing Address
Qtel Q.S.C
P.O Box: 217
Doha, Qatar

Tel:  +974 44400400
Fax:  +974-44476231

For Customer Service Issues, please email customer.service@qtel.com.qa

For Qtel Business Solutions Issues, please email at 8008000@qtel.com.qa

New start up business customer can submit their enquiries on newbusiness@qtel.com.qa

http://www.qtel.qa/en/home

Doing Business in Qatar


A Warm Welcome to Qatar - A Hub for Business Excellence

Business opportunities are plentiful in Qatar, and growing more so every day.

At Qtel, we have invested more than QR3 billion in network infrastructure to provide the best possible resources for the people of Qatar.  Our Qtel Fibre initiative is also well underway with, to date, QR650 million allocated to connect homes, small businesses and large enterprises throughout the country.

The high-speed broadband that Qtel Fibre will soon fuel is already changing the way we communicate with each other, both here in Qatar and with businesses abroad.

Qtel's significant contribution is one of the factors that have enabled Qatar to rise five places to the 25th position of the most networked ready-nations in the world, according to the Global Information and Technology Report 2010-2011. Couple this with our streamlined processes that support new start-ups, and our "one stop shop" approach to providing comprehensive technological and business solutions for new and established companies, and a clear roadmap for success emerges.

If you're looking to do business in Qatar, then Qtel is the ideal partner to help you get started. If you're a successful business looking to grow, we are your strongest partner for development. A warm welcome to Qatar on behalf of all of us at Qtel Business Solutions.

Regards,

Eng. Khalid Abdulla Al Mansouri, Executive Director, Business Solutions


Qtel: Your Partner for Business Opportunities in Qatar

Qatar is in the process of exceptional economic growth, wherever you look in Qatar, there are world-class companies transforming the country. In this period of rapid change the demand for sophisticated ICT services has never been more apparent.

With Qatar making great strides to implement its National Vision 2030, Qtel continues to work as a key partner in driving business and infrastructure forward. Today, many of Qatar's leading organizations face a number of strategic and technological challenges that are unique to their industry.

Qtel Business Solutions (QBS) was established to address the needs of the fast-evolving business community of Qatar. A knowledgeable and experienced team is helping clients across a range of industries find real solutions to their ICT requirements.

QBS has developed products tailored specifically for the developing Qatari economy.  These products include the first hosted IP telephony service in the GCC, Global Internet Protocol Virtual Private Network (IP VPN), advanced TelePresence technology, a Global Ethernet solution, the Qtel Data Centre (QDC) which provides a full range of Enterprise Hosting, Managed and Professional Services, and innovative wireless solutions amongst others.

Working with clients across a raft of diverse sectors that incorporates transport, finance, healthcare, hospitality, education, and energy, amongst others, QBS is helping the business community across Qatar achieve greater operational effectiveness and cost control. Both of which are vital in today's highly competitive global marketplace.

With its unique range of solutions and its industry experts, the QBS Team is working with clients to ensure they reach maximum potential. We're here to make life easier - and business more profitable - for you.


New Start-Up Business Team

Qtel has a team dedicated to helping new start-up businesses in Qatar. Our team provides information on how to set up a new business here as well as how to subscribe to our services. You can contact us at the following e-mail address: newbusiness@qtel.com.qa


Setting up your Business in Qatar

If you are looking at starting up a business in Qatar, we would like to direct you to the Ministry of Economy and Industry's website at www.investinqatar.com.qa.

The following web address will take you directly to the "How to set up business" section: http://www.investinqatar.com.qa/business/procedures.php.


Setting up a Business Account with Qtel is Easy

At Qtel, our business customers are important. We have a devoted Qtel Business Solutions team ready to help you with all your communication needs. When you sign up for a Business Account at Qtel, you will be assigned a dedicated Account Manager and access to the full portfolio of our business services.

To sign up for a Qtel Business Account and obtain your unique customer reference number, all you need to do is provide the following documents:


For companies registered in Qatar:


Registered with Ministry of Commerce & Trade

You will need:

  • A copy of your commercial registration;

  • A copy of your business sponsor's ID;

  • Signature card;

  • Cover letter on company letterhead signed by the authorised signatory;

  • A copy of the authorised signatory's Qatari ID.

For companies registered with Qatar Financial Centre (QFC)

  • Your QFC license;

  • NOC (No Objection Letter);

  • A copy of the authorised signatory's Qatari ID.

Registered with Qatar Science Technology Park (QSTP)

  • Your QSTP license;

  • NOC (No Objection Letter) from QSTP;

  • A copy of the authorised signatory's Qatari ID.


Local/International Companies who are not registered in Qatar:

If you are not registered in Qatar, you can still subscribe to our services by providing a Bank Guarantee issued from a local Qatari bank. The amount of this bank guarantee should be equal to the one-time installation charge plus six months' rent for the service you wish to subscribe to.

In case you do not have a bank account in Qatar, your existing bank can send a letter to its corresponding bank in Qatar asking them to issue a bank guarantee for you.


Advanced Solutions in Qatar

Qtel offers a huge range of advanced services for businesses in Qatar.

  • Hosted IP Telephony

  • Toll-Free Service

  • Mobility

  • Business Messaging

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions

  • Mobile Broadband

  • Managed Services

  • Qtel Data Centre - Fuelling Your Business Success

  • Qtel Hotspots

  • Office in a Box

  • IP-VPN

  • Remote Connect

  • Global Ethernet

  • Business ADSL


Our Promise of Support

Our Support for You

At Qtel our customers come first. We back our products and services with our industry-leading Service Level Guarantee (SLA) which means that if we don't deliver what we promise, we don't expect you to pay. It's that simple.


Business Solutions Centres

Qtel's network of Business Solutions Centres supports the communication needs of companies with direct advice and consultancy in-store. They also provide high-level business services including BlackBerry solutions, remote connections, Ethernet, ADSL and Enterprise hosting to visiting customers and local businesses. Centres are located in Al Wakrah, Al Khor, at the Ministry of Business and Trade, and on Salwa Road.  Each centre features in-house enterprise expertise, right at hand when you need it.