ABCC WEBINAR - Opportunities in Bahrain

07/09/2020 - 11am to 12pm BST

The ABCC, in cooperation with Bahrain EDB and the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain in London, is hosting this special webinar. The discussion will centre around doing business in Bahrain, highlighting the main areas of cooperation with the UK private sector and the economic priorities post-covid-19 as well as the opportunities available for investors, exporters, and service providers looking to access the GCC market through the Bahrain gateway to the Middle East. 

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ABCC WEBINAR - Opportunities in Oman

02/09/2020 - 11am to 12pm BST

The Arab British Chamber of Commerce invites you to join our forthcoming webinar organised in cooperation with the Department for International Trade, UK, and the Embassy of Oman in London.

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ABCC WEBINAR - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ambassadorial Roundtable

22/07/2020 - 11am to 12pm BST

The ABCC hosted an ambassadorial roundtable via webinar with His Royal Highness Prince Khalid Bin Bandar Bin Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to London, on 22nd July 2020. The proceedings were chaired by Rt Hon Baroness Symons, chairman of the ABCC

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ABCC Member Message - Etihad Airways


Etihad Airways Wellness Program

As our network continues to grow, we’ve implemented new measures to help our guests feel more in control when they travel. We've limited touchpoints and allowed for social distancing throughout their journey. And because we understand our guests will have questions about their trip, we're excited to have introduced a team of Wellness Ambassadors. They'll offer help and advice whenever our guests need it, giving them extra peace of mind when they travel with us.

Etihad Guests can have every confidence in our team – they care about your wellbeing, because to us, that’s all that matters.

Please click here to view a short video about our Wellness Program.

Click here to downloand the travel guide


ABCC WEBINAR - Foreign Direct Investment & Trade Agreements


The Arab British Chamber of Commerce hosted a Webinar titled Foreign Direct Investment & Trade Agreements. The webinar was chaired by The Rt Hon Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean, Chairman of the ABCC, and joined by Mr Bandar Reda, Secretary General & CEO of the ABCC. The webinar had also contributions of His Excellency Mr Ibrahim Mohieldeen, Ambassador of the League of Arab States to London, and The Lord Karan Bilimoria CBE DL, President of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI).

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ABCC WEBINAR - Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone: A platform for UK-UAE Cooperation


The Arab British Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with Umm Al Quwain FTZ hosted a Webinar on the attractions of the Free Trade Zone as a strategic base for doing business in the Gulf and wider MENA region.

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ABCC WEBINAR - Reactivating the Economy Post-Pandemic & Opportunities for Trade and Investment


The Arab-British Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Union of Arab Chambers hosted a special webinar chaired by The Rt Hon Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean, Chairman of the ABCC, and joined by Mr Bandar Reda, CEO & Secretary General of the ABCC, Dr Khaled Hanafy, Secretary General of the Union of Arab Chambers and Mr Simon Penney, HM Trade Commissioner for the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan, Department for International Trade.

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Announcing our forthcoming Arab British Trade & Investment Guide 2021 - 2022


The Arab British Trade & Investment Guide will seek to equip readers with comprehensive data concerning key developments in the Arab states, highlighting latest projects, national development strategies and the Arab vision programmes that open up extensive new investment opportunities and markets for goods, ideas and services (including consultancy and technical expertise).The editorial will encompass key legal, institutional and procedural changes that have most impact on doing business.

Its essential up-to-date market information should be of practical assistance to decision makers and inform their successful pursuit of commercial objectives to reach new markets, win new customers and seal new deals.

Editorial contributions will be supplied by representatives of our main partners in the public and private sectors (ministries, government bodies, investment agencies, chambers of commerce, business associations, leading corporations), including the ABCC’s own membership base which includes companies active across all major industries. The contributions reflect the active collaboration between the ABCC and its key strategic partners.

Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities

You can participate in this Guide in order to showcase your products and services to our wide readership made up of corporations, executives, traders, investors and decision makers active in Arab-British business.

Please contact us to find out more about how you can take up this unique opportunity.

Mr Rachid Kadouri -

Important Announcement to All Our Customers


The ABCC remains open for business and continues to process all your essential trade documents. We have introduced a special FCO service to enable our customers to get their goods to market speedily and efficiently. 

The Chamber will continue to ensure that its core services are available during what are challenging times for all of us. 

COVID-19 Update

In line with the latest UK government guidance, and as part of our commitment to the safety and well-being of all our staff, visitors and guests, we have decided to put on hold our forthcoming events until further notice.

However, supporting our members and our documentation business is being carried out as usual including legalisation and certification of documents (as applicable), translation, visa services etc.

We are reviewing the situation closely and will keep you updated for any further developments.

Thank you for your understanding and for your ongoing support for the Arab British Chamber of Commerce.




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