Qatar Chamber (QC) hosted the first meeting of the banking and investment committee that aimed at identifying obstacles and challenges facing the investment sector as well as mechanisms to enhance the contribution of banks to finance commercial projects on industrial lands, in addition to the role of banks in financing small, medium and emerging enterprises.
Nasser Sulaiman Haider Al Haidar, QC board member and chairman of the committee, praised the role of national banks in the development process in the State of Qatar, explaining that the newly formed committee will link the private sector and the concerned government bodies in order to promote the growth of the sector to match the status of Qatar regionally and globally.
He added that the committee will work to overcome obstacles facing the implementation of the policies and strategic plans set by the government, in a balanced manner that takes into account the interests of all parties.
The meeting reviewed the committee’s form and terms of reference. The committee’s members also agreed to prepare technical notes to be submitted to the relevant authorities and invite the representatives of the concerned parties to attend its meetings.