Doing Business In Qatar

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Useful Links

Useful Links PictureCountry Information

FCO Country Profile:
www.gov.uk/world/qatar

BBC Website:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/country_profiles/default.stm

Culture & Communications

CILT - National Centre for Languages - Regional Language Network in your area:
www.cilt.org.uk/workplace/employer_support/in_your_area.aspx

Kwintessential culture guides:
www.kwintessential.co.uk/

Customs & Regulations

HM Revenue & Customs:
www.hmrc.gov.uk

Import controls and documentation (SITPRO):
www.sitpro.org.uk

Qatar Customs & Ports General Authority:
www.customs.gov.qa

 

Economic Information

Qatar National Bank:
www.qnb.com.qa/english
(go to "Publications")

Economist:
www.economist.com/countries/

 

Export Control

Export Control Organisation:
www.businesslink.gov.uk/

Export Finance & Insurance

ECGD:
www.ecgd.gov.uk/

 

Intellectual Property

World Intellectual Property Organisation:
www.wipo.int/portal/index.html.en

Intellectual Property Office:
www.ipo.gov.uk

 

Investment in Qatar

Qatar Investment Promotion Department:
www.investinqatar.com.qa

 

Market Access

Market Access Database for Tariffs (for non-EU markets only):
http://mkaccdb.eu.int/mkaccdb2/indexPubli.htm

SOLVIT - Overcoming Trade Barriers (EU Markets only):
www.bis.gov.uk/EUMarketAccessUnit

 

Standard & Technical Regulations

British Standards Institution (BSI):
www.bsigroup.com/en/sectorsandservices/Disciplines/ImportExport/

National Physical Laboratory:
www.npl.co.uk/

 

Trade Statistics

National Statistics Information:
www.statistics.gov.uk/hub/index.html

UK Trade Info:
www.uktradeinfo.co.uk/

Qatar Statistics Authority:
www.qsa.gov.qa/Eng/index.htm


Travel
Advice

FCO Travel:
www.fco.gov.uk/en/travel-and-living-abroad/

NHS:
www.nhs.uk/nhsengland/Healthcareabroad/

Travel health:
www.travelhealth.co.uk/

 

Additional Useful Links

UK Trade & Investment:

www.ukti.gov.uk

Foreign & Commonwealth Office:

www.gov.uk/fco

British Council:

www.britishcouncil.org/

Business Link:

www.businesslink.gov.uk/bdotg/action/home

Middle East Association:

www.the-mea.co.uk/

British Chambers of Commerce:

www.britishchambers.org.uk/

IoD (Institute of Directors):

www.iod.com/

CBI (Confederation of British Industry):

www.cbi.org.uk/

British Expertise:

www.britishexpertise.org/

Business Link: International Trade

Business Link's International Trade pages provide an overview of export basics including licensing, customs procedures, classifying and movement of goods, other regulatory information and export paperwork issues. It also introduces exporters to the UK Trade Tariff.

Find out more at: www.businesslink.gov.uk

 

Source - UK Trade & Investment

 

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