First Gulf Economic Forum

Under the patronage of the Emir H.H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Prime Minister of Qatar and Interior Minister H.E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, the first Gulf Economic Forum was held at the Sheraton Hotel Doha on Sunday 25th October.

Organized by the Federation of GCC Chambers and in cooperation with the Qatar Chamber, the two day event was held under the theme "Enhancing Contribution of the Gulf Private Sector in Economic Development" and served as a platform for the private sector to deliver its vision on regional economic development and the removal of obstacles hindering commercial exchange between GCC states.

UrbaCon Trading and Contracting (UCC), as the Golden sponsor of the event was presented with a trophy for its achievements in the construction sector and its contribution to the economic development in the State of Qatar.