Wednesday, 12th December 2018
Venue : Qatar Chamber – Grand Hall
|11:00 – 11:05||Welcoming Speech by :
H.E. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Jassim Bin Mohamed Al Thani
Chairman – Qatar Chamber
|11:05 – 11:10||Speech by :
H.E Mr. Arafat Assfour
Chairman – Palestine Trade Centre
|11:10 – 11:25||Presentation on «Tasdeer» By :
Mr. Faisal Al Emadi
Export Promotion Officer – QDB
|11:25 – 11:35
||Presentation on PalTrade By :
Ms. Ruwa Jabr
Export development and Market intelligence director – Palestine Trade Centre
|11:35 – 11:40
|11:40 – 12:30
||Coffee Break and B2B Meetings|
Mr. Arafat Asfour, born in Hebron in 1961, is a Palestine leading business figure. He received a B.A in Economics from Birzeit University in 1987 and Master Degree in International studies in 1998.
He is the founder of the Feed Cooperation Company in 1989 and the managing partner until 2002. Between 1997 and 2002, Mr. Asfour has been the owner of real estate and concrete Company Abraj.
Since 2003, Mr. Arafat was a partner and the Executive Manager of (Omani Marble Company) in Nassar Group until 2017.
Mr. Arafat is also a partner and a Member of the Board of Directors of Saraya Real-estate Development Company from 2011 to 2017.
Since 2017 Mr. Arafat is a partner and member of the board of Alkarmel hotel, a 5 stars hotel in Ramallah.
Notwithstanding his business engagements, Mr. Asfour has been active at institutional level, and has notable contribution in social and economic activities. Between 1993 and 2002 he was a Board member in Maan Development Center, between 1996 and 2002 a Board member in Palestinian Food Association, and between 2001 and 2003 he was a Board member in Palestine Trade Center and its Chairman between 2011 and 2013, and from 2017 until now
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