The Investment and Commercial Court creates an attractive business environment: President

The President of the Investment and Trade Tribunal, Judge Khalid bin Ali Al Obaidly (pictured), stressed during the first meeting of the General Assembly of the tribunal that the tribunal will contribute to creating an attractive economic and investment environment, to reassure traders, investors and entrepreneurs and ensure the realization of their interests and various business activities, in line with the State’s plans to attract investment and contribute to the achievement of the Qatar National Vision 2030.

Al Obaidly chaired the meeting which was held under the auspices of the Supreme Judicial Council. He said that the Investment and Trade Tribunal will contribute to the realization of speedy justice and the completion of the judicial system. The court specializes in reviewing commercial disputes only.

He emphasized the pursuit and the effort to achieve the objective of creating this court, and to achieve the expected difference in its procedures and its specialized judges; aimed at obtaining prompt justice and settling cases with accuracy, quality and speed.

The President of the Investment and Trade Court indicated that the court was preparing training and development programs for judges in the legal and administrative fields. He underlined the need to transfer and rely on modern digital technology which would help facilitate and speed up the work, and reduce the time and effort of judges, litigants and cooperating staff, noting that the Court s strives to provide the best and most up-to-date. up-to-date electronic systems.

The first meeting of the tribunal considered the topics on the agenda, including the proposed formation of the appellate and trial circuits, and the distribution of judicial work within the tribunal.