Bedaya holds ‘Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition’


Doha – Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career, a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, in line with celebrations for the National Day, held ‘Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition’- the first rotating market in the country.  Souq Maqtoura began on December 12, 2017 and will run till March 2018, between 4 pm and 9 pm at Katara with the objective to support entrepreneurs.

Dignitaries at the inauguration of Souq Maqtoora.

With participation of more than 30 projects, ‘Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition’ is an exceptional initiative showcasing products that focus and highlights spirit of National Day celebrations. It also demonstrates the efforts of entrepreneurs in responding to unjust blockade imposed on the country.

On this occasion, Reem Al Suwaidi, General Manager, Bedaya Center said, “Souq Maqtoura, one of Bedaya’s prime initiatives has earned a wide popularity as the first rotating market in the country aiming to support local projects and startups. This initiative provides the necessary platform for entrepreneurs to leave a distinct footprint in the local market. Our participation in National Day Celebrations with special version of Souq Maqtoura, was to show our support for local businesses and this was aptly demonstrated with the participation of entrepreneurs from diverse sectors such as textiles, accessories, and fragrance etc. Through this event, we were able to inform visitors at Katara about the participating companies, startups and projects and present their products.”

“We at Bedaya, strive to provide a wide range of solutions and services that support entrepreneurs by providing the best ways and programmes that enable them to introduce their projects and businesses to help them achieve their desired goals. Through Souq Maqtoura, we have been able to support many companies and startups to showcase their distinctive products that coincide with National Day celebrations,” she added.




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