Posted on February 20, 2019

Supported by Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, and Qatar Equestrian Federation (QEF), 30 entrepreneurial projects will be showcasing their products at the HH The Emir’s Sword Festival, set to begin on Thursday, 21 February 2019 at Al Rayyan Racecourse, Doha.

The Emir’s Sword Festival is one of the most prominent international horse racing tournaments in the region, with the best local and international horses taking part.

With this remarkable partnership with Qatar Equestrian Federation, Bedaya Centre will offer Qatari entrepreneurial projects the best platform to showcase their products, promote them and have access to wide spectrum of equestrian audience who will be attending the event. During the H.H The Emir’s Sword festival, Bedaya Center will provide opportunity to 12 entrepreneurs to showcase their varied goods at “Dukan”, while it will offer 15 start-up projects operating in diverse fields, the chance to have their own stand-alone booths ranging from F&B, coffee shops, sweets and others. Moreover, two start-up projects will have the opportunity to set up coffee shops to operate in the VIP area.

On this occasion, Reem Al-Sowaidi, General Manager of Bedaya Center, said,” We are delighted to renew our partnership with Qatar Equestrian Federation to provide opportunity to Qatari entrepreneurs to showcase the products of their start up projects in one of the most important events held by the federation. Following the huge success we achieved last year, this would be our second participation with greater number of entrepreneurs on board”. “The large number of participants for this year’s event, reflects the fruitful collaboration we have with QEF. We hope that this partnership will continue to be of interest in supporting Qatari entrepreneurs, given the fact that all the events and championships conducted by the federation draws huge audience”, she added.