Operating a business in a manner that meets or exceeds the ethical, legal, commercial and public expectations that society has of business. Social Responsibility is a guiding principle for every decision made and in every area of a business.


Gala Concert at Theatre des Champs – Elysees

Salam International was the diamond sponsor for a Gala Concert held in Paris on March 25th at the Theatre des Champs Elysees. The gala concert aimed to feature the intercultural dialogue between nations. A magazine entitled “Qatar” was issued at the occasion and published by the French Embassy in Qatar. It demonstrates the development if Qatar in different domains and reflects the excellent bilateral relation between Qatar and France. The magazine carried an advertorial on Salam International. SIIL was pleased to celebrated ties with France.


Qatar Turkey Business Forum

On the occasion of the visit of the President of the Republic of Turkey, H.E. Abdulla Gul, SIIL sponsored the First Qatar Turkey Business Forum at the Four Seasons Hotel Doha. This is their First State visit to Qatar in the last seven years. The Turkish officials discussed business relations and revival of Qatari Turkey pipeline project and also stipulated enhanced cooperation in the economic, industrial, trade and investment fields between Qatar and Turkey and exchange of information to bolster business relations.


Arab World Competitiveness Roundtable

Discussing the impact of global growth and its inherent risks for Arab competitiveness, Salam International CEO and Chairman Issa Abu Issa pointed out the role of socioeconomic, cultural and geographic differences and the risks they pose for Arab economies expanding worldwide. As part of the World Economic Forum, the highly acclaimed Arab World Competitiveness Roundtable took place in April in Qatar for the second time and for the second time Salam International was one of its sponsors.

Digital Photography Tradeshow & Seminar

Based on the success of last year’s Imaging Solutions event and the ever increasing demand for more sophisticated and professional imaging solutions, we are pleased to have introduced the Professional Digital Photography, trade show and seminar in April in Dubai, UAE. Convergence is the buzz word in the industry, with that in mind Salam with our valued business partners provided a platform for professional solutions for the commercial segment and presented an integrated solution to meet the demands of the commercial clients. The event was positioned as the platform for professionals to come face to face with new and innovative technology/solutions from leading brands in the industry and at the same time participate in workshop/seminar to become aware of trends, expertise and techniques that will enhance their profession and provide efficiency for greater productivity and profitability.

Data & Knowledge Management in the Middle Eastern Oil & Gas Conference

Omnix, one of Salam International’s subsidiaries, was one of the sponsors for an important Middle East Oil & Gas exclusive Conference and Event which took place in Qatar from 30th April to 2nd of May. “Data & Knowledge Management in the Middle Eastern Oil and Gas” hosted delegates from most of the oil and gas companies in the Middle East. Omnix also delivered a presentation on one of the seminar days and had an exhibition stand organized along with three of their partners –EMC, Microsoft and Assai Software to show case their products to delegates.


Investment Funds Conference


The Ministry of Economy & Commerce, Qatar Central Bank, Qatari Businessmen Association, Qatar Financial Markets Authority, and the Doha Securities Market together organized a conference on investment funds on November 26 and 27, 2007. Salam International was the main sponsor of this Investment Funds Conference held at Sharq Village & Spa. The conference covered different aspects of investment funds and educated business owners and professionals about the types of investments funds and the benefits for investors, and gathered key fund managers and experts in order to demonstrate the vast investment opportunities related to those funds. It also explored the opportunities available in the market. The meeting was inaugurated by the Minister of Finance & Acting Minister of

Economy and Commerce, HE Yousef Hussein Kamal.


8th Annual Gulf Marketing Forum

Salam International was one of the main sponsors of the 8th Annual Gulf Marketing Forum “Sustaining Innovation in Marketing” held in Doha in December 2007. The sponsorship included high profile branding and networking opportunities in addition to attending the seminar discussing fresh insights, tools and techniques necessary to create new profit and sustainable strategies for future growth.



MEED Seminars

Salam International was the lunch sponsor of the MEED Major Non-Energy Project Opportunities in Qatar, held in Doha in March 2006. The sponsorship included high profile branding and networking opportunities in addition to attending the seminar discussing all major non-energy project opportunities currently in the pipeline.


6th Doha Forum on Democracy Development & Free Trade

Salam International was an official sponsor of the 6th Doha Forum on Democracy Development & Free Trade held in Doha, Qatar. In addition to being official sponsor, Salam International also sponsored the media center and business center, in addition to hosting lunch on the second day for all VIPs and delegates attending the forum.