CBCQ extends a warm welcome to new members and encourages active participation at the meetings and its informative events. Working and operating overseas presents many challenges for any business so prospective members will have an ideal opportunity to meet fellow professionals across all commercial sectors to share ideas and experiences within a vibrant social environment.
Membership Categories and qualifications are as follows:
Full Membership qualifications:
- A Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada legally resident in the State of Qatar who is (a)an executive of or who holds a senior position in companies or other entities in the commercial and non-commercial sectors and having a permanent establishment in the State of Qatar (whether or not such companies or entities are Canadian); or, (b) who is a professional practicing in the State of Qatar.
- A Company or Corporate Entity incorporated in Canada and having a permanent establishment (through a branch or corporate subsidiary) in the State Qatar, and companies or other corporate entities incorporated outside Canada that have a permanent establishment (through a branch or corporate subsidiary)in the State of Qatar, and that (a) are wholly owned or controlled by Canadian companies or persons, (b) have Canadian Senior Management (as may be determined by CBCQ Board of Directors), or (c) have a presence in Canada.
Affiliate Membership: Non-resident individuals trading or seeking to trade in Qatar on behalf of Canadian companies or companies with a Canadian nexus.