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Doha is set to host the fourth edition of the Qatar International Boat Show (QIBS 2016) at Lusail Marina, Lusail City, from December 7-10, 2016.
Following on the show's remarkable success, QIBS 2016 will witness the participation of major manufacturers and exhibitors and leading international and GCC companies currently active in boat and yacht manufacturing and marketing. For his part, Khalid Essa Al Mannai, Chairman of Al Mannai Events, QIBS organizers, noted that the show enjoys the support of all Qatari officials led by His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, represented by HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, under whose patronage QIBS is held every year. "QIBS highlights the Qatari government's relentless support of the private sector that drives the economy's competitiveness and helps in the diversification of income resources, including the vital sectors of tourism, exhibitions and marine services. To ensure the complete success of the show, a team of highly skilled specialists has been formed, spearheaded by Nader Samaan, Director of QIBS 2016," concluded Al Mannai.