Posted on November 24, 2015

Ooredoo has today announced the launch of the new Microsoft Office 365 service, a “one-stop-shop” enterprise grade productivity suite for companies in Qatar that need fast and effective communication services without the hassle of purchasing and installing software.

Office 365,launched in partnership with Microsoft,is a major step forward for companies in Qatar, who can now get the benefits of simple communication packages via this cloud based offering. Ooredoo is offering a host of Office 365 packages including “Business Essentials” and “Business Premium”, which comprise of a range of services including email hosting, file sharing, video conferencing, and PC/Mac installation support. Reflecting the increasingly mobile nature of the modern workplace, Office 365 helps manage business communications across devices. Making creating and editing documents on the go and in real time with colleagues easier than ever before.

Waleed Al Sayed, CEO Ooredoo Qatar said: “Ooredoo is a strong partner for businesses across Qatar, and we’re increasingly investing to support the needs of the emerging start-up and dynamic SME sectors. We’ve partnered with Microsoft to offer Office 365 to provide a comprehensive range of communication services efficiently and immediately, so that businesses can focus on their work and deliver incredible results for Qatar.”

Naim Yazbeck; General Manager of Microsoft Qatar, said: “Microsoft Qatar is keen to support Qatar’s National Vision 2030 and to play a key role in the development of Qatar’s digital future. We are particularly proud of this first-of-its-kind partnership with a strategic technology provider like Ooredoo to power breakthrough solutions such as Office 365, and we look forward to further collaboration and efforts aimed to enable SMEs and help them grow and compete.”

The solution offers businesses a full set of work tools without the hassle of having to buy and install software. Ooredoo has a strong track record of delivering sustainable ‘Office in a box’ solutions for companies in Qatar, and this latest service increases the flexibility of these solutions by deploying Ooredoo’s world-class cloud based services. The enhanced Office 365 solution has been developed to help drive efficiencies and boost international marketing efforts, enabling ongoing growth for small businesses.

Benefits for customers include the cost-effective convenience of the model for start-ups, the range of flexible, scalable, and secure cloud based capabilities, and the capacity to bundle Office 365 with Ooredoo’s existing product portfolio, supplying additional value by offering more services for less. For full details of all plans, pricing and offers available for business customers visit an Ooredoo Shop, ring the business team on 0800 8000, or go to for more info.