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Stamen Yanev presented the advantages of Bulgaria in attracting investments during the Bulgarian-Qatar Business Forum

March 9, 2018

A meeting discussing the future of Bulgarian- Qatar business relations took place on the 8th of March in Sofia, Bulgaria. It served as an informational session that about the investment possibilities in our country.

Stamen Yanev, CEO of Invest Bulgaria Agency , presented the opportunities for enhanced business relations between the two countries. He explained the conditions, incentives and possibilities of investing in Bulgaria. His emphasis fell upon the zero per cent corporate tax rate in the regions with high unemployment highly skilled word force, and low tax rates for business, strategic geographic location and the great tradition of our food industry.

The official Qatari delegation that was visiting our country on the 7th and the 8th of March of this year was led by the emir of the state, sheikh Hamad bin Khalifi Al Thani. More than 30 Qatari businessmen were a part of the visiting party and they all snow interest in establishing trade and business relation with local companies.

Leading Qatari Investment companies have set sight on Bulgaria and are keen on investing in the sectors of : real estate, tourism and agriculture. There is a good possibility of increasing Bulgarian export towards Qatar. The industries in mind are : machine manufacture production, electrical facilities, engineering products and services, high tech industry, products from food industry. The meeting presented the chance of contacts establishments between business reps of both countries, as well as, to stimulate plans for enhanced trade and investments relations.