Qatar Chamber 19 Nov , 2017
Qatar Chamber has said that the Salam International Investment LTD “SILL” is supporting the ‘Made in Qatar 2017’ exhibition as silver sponsor.
Scheduled to be held on December 14 to 17, the expo is organized by Qatar Chamber, in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy and Industry on a 20,000sqm area at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Qatar Chamber director-general Saleh bin Hamad al-Sharqi and Salam International’s CEO Abdul Salam Abu Issa signed the sponsorship agreement at the Chamber’s headquarters yesterday.
Abu Issa said: “We are very proud to join hand with the chamber in this distinctive exhibition which is highly supported by various bodies,”
He expressed his hope that it contributes to promoting locally-manufactured products.
Abu Issa expected the ongoing edition would achieve great success in light of the current circumstances imposed on Qatar that saw a great interest in local products from all authorities concerned.
Regarding the company’s strategy, he noted that the group is specialized in several sectors including timber industry, electrical boards, glass, carpet, general contracting, retail and oil services. Our strategy currently focuses on strengthening our businesses and developing our products to be more competitive and able to address difficulties and challenges, Abu Issa pointed out.
He said the expo provides a good opportunity to meet with importers and companies representatives and to inform visitors on our products which is of high standard of quality.
On his part, Saleh Al-Sharqi expressed his thanking to SILL for its support of “Made in Qatar” expo, noting that the expo offers an ideal chance for leading companies to enhance their cooperation ties and promoting local products.
PROFILE OF SILL
As an organization that can lay claim to a rich heritage that spans over 65 years, Qatar’s Salam Group has enjoyed a consistent track record of entrepreneurship, innovation, performance, reliability and total customer satisfaction. Known today as Salam International Investment Ltd. (SIIL), the company occupies a steady position of leadership as one of the nation’s best-known, Qatari conglomerates, pursuing a highly focused approach of establishing, incorporating, acquiring, and owning enterprises.
SIIL earned the accolade of being the first company to transition from being a family-owned enterprise to a successful, public shareholding company. The company has since ventured to boldly redefine its core business to attain further efficiency and growth.
Underpinning SIIL’s success is its many activities, which are horizontally, vertically, and geographically diversified with operations spread across Qatar, the GCC and the Arab region. SIIL specializes in five lines of business – contracting, energy and industry, technology, retail & distribution, hospitality, and real estate.
Over six decades, SIIL has built on the strength and growth dynamics of the region and combined its approach with international best practice management disciplines, while effectively utilizing its regional expertise enhanced by local knowledge. In service of its shareholders and as owners of a solid real estate arm, SIIL has also strengthened its real estate portfolio, in order to provide the conglomerate with a more sustainable and secure revenue stream.
Currently, SIIL is focused on developing its core businesses more aggressively. To achieve this goal the conglomerate is propelling its investment arm forward, ensuring that it invests in sound businesses – both regional and international. SIIL is also proactively tying up with specialized businesses and partnering with them in order to grow together towards maximizing shareholder value sustainably. As a highly trusted brand SIIL’s customers trust its desiring eye for quality product offerings which in turn enables the conglomerate to grow faster with greater ease.