The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Centre), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, met with representatives of national companies and institutions to connect them with Qatar’s young generation and encourage them to contribute towards Qatar National Vision 2030.

Bedaya Centre General Manager Reem Al Suwaidi, said they are pleased to see the participation of national companies, entrepreneurs and business leaders in the meeting.

Bedaya is a proud destination for all innovators and career seekers, as well as students who need an incentive to choose the right specialisation or profession. Our aim has always been to provide aspiring youths with the required skills, development tools, advisory services, events, workshops and meetings to help bridge the gap between them and the business world, and help them be successful in their career.’

Today’s meeting was in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar, seeking qualifying nationals to become permanent and sustainable entrepreneurs. We are confident that this meeting will play a crucial role in enhancing our national economy and to meet the needs of the SME sector.’

Bedaya Centre showcased the achievements of the Entrepreneurship Department during the first half of the year, led by a distinguished team of trainers and certified mentors. The centre also discussed their planned programmes for the second half of 2017. This includes workshops on the basics of Entrepreneurship, and specialised workshops in the fields of business.

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