Emails to be official means for communications: QC

 17 May 2017 - 9:38

Emails to be official means for communications: QC

The Peninsula

In line with Qatar’s efforts to achieve sustainable development and promoting digitalisation, Qatar Chamber (QC) is currently studying to use the electronic mails “Emails” as an approved communication means with its members and all private sector companies to minimize the use of papers, said a press statement issued by the industry chamber yesterday.

Saleh bin Hamad Al Sharqi (pictured), Director General of QC, said that there is a pressing need to help QC members to be informed with all events and activities being held at the Chamber.

He affirmed the importance for all companies to include their emails and telephone numbers in their contacts registered with QC.

Al Sharqi noted that this step keeps pace with the technological development with the aim to ensure rapid communication with the QC members. It also aims at reducing the dependence on paper in transactions and supporting the green economy requirements that are in line with the general strategy of the State in preserving the environment.

He said that the Chamber started one year ago using emails internally and now we will expand the process to include QC members and other companies.

He urged all members to provide the Chamber with up-to-date information including the companies email addresses through the Chamber’s website.

An application is requested be filled including the company owner’s information, name of the company, sector, email, website and other needed information.

He pointed out that the Chamber is currently updating all members data to set up a comprehensive data base that facilities liaising with all members.