Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) Celebrates Launching of its Web Site

4 May 2003 

Mesaieed - Qatar Petrochemical Co. (QAPCO) launched today its web site (www.qapco.com). The web site contains comprehensive and detailed information about the company’s activities, philosophy of work, ongoing projects, its utilities, as well as its products of polyethylene, ethylene and sulphur. The site also includes new sections about careers and tenders.

Through launching its web site, QAPCO aims to enhance contacts with its customers and thus be able to provide them with better technical services. This site displays all the latest publications and technical data sheets that contain specifications and grades of polyethylene and its applications. Also through the website, a visitor can browse for any information at any time. There are also sections for sales and marketing that include the marketing policy and strategy taken, the sales map, as well as a list of names and addresses of representative offices, agents and customers around the world.

Addressing the audience, Eng. Mohd Rashid Al-Mohanadi, the General Manager of QAPCO, stated that the new web site is now available in English, but this is the only the first stage of the project. The second stage is to have a complete Arabic web site with all services and data included in the English one and with same efficiency and high quality. While the third stage is to link the site with the backend computer systems applied now in the company. This would provide a permanent and direct connection between the company and the customers everywhere.

Mr. Mohd Jassim Al-Na’ama, the Public Relations Manager at QAPCO, stressed that this step of launching web site is taken in compliance with the company’s policy to utilize the modern technologies and potentials provided by the Internet. This would help offer lively and direct services to our customers and suppliers all over the world. The career page displays the vacancies required at the company and the applicant can fill in his or her CV directly. Another page is to display the tenders, which are usually published in the local newspapers.

Mr. Abdul Razzaq Al-Siddiqi, the General Manager of Afkar Information Technology, said: “We are happy to be QAPCO’s partners in terms of developing their web site and providing them with all solutions and technologies required to achieve their IT targets and develop their strategy. We believe that QAPCO is one of the leading companies in Qatar that contribute to boosting the economy in Qatar.”

About Afkar 

Afkar Information Technology, a leading Internet solutions company, provides total business solutions, develops e-services applications, and designs and manages professional web sites, portals and interactive community applications.

Our success in the market comes from our ability to understand and enhance our customers’ business processes, and provide the solutions that meet their IT needs. 

Founded in Qatar 1997, Afkar has successfully assisted numerous organizations in developing and implementing their Internet strategies. Our clients’ list includes diverse number of recognized Internet projects such as: the Qatar Ministry of Interior, Islam Online, LahaOnline and Al Jazeera.NET portal among others.

 

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For more information about QAPCO, please visit the web site on the Internet at:
http://www.qapco.com

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