Qatari Ambassador to Visit Southend

Southend West MP, Sir David Amess is delighted to announce that the Qatari Ambassador to the United Kingdom will be visiting Southend on the 25th of March.


The visit, coordinated by Sir David presents an opportunity to build a close partnership between the town and the State.


The Ambassador will be accompanied by a large business delegation, including representatives from the national airline, Qatar Airways, and international retail giants. Prominent Southend businesses and educational establishments will all be invited. The visit provides a golden opportunity to showcase the investment prospects in Southend. It is hoped that it will lead to a strengthening of educational, cultural and financial ties between the State of Qatar and Southend-on-Sea.


On receiving confirmation of the visit, Sir David said: “I was thrilled to learn that the Qatari Ambassador will be visiting Southend at the end of this month. I hope that the visit will lead to a mutually beneficial relationship developing between Qatar and Southend. Following the visit of the Filipino Ambassador, this highlights that Southend is open for business and is well placed to benefit from post-Brexit opportunities”.


Any Southend businesses that would like to meet the delegation to discuss investment opportunities are encouraged to get in touch with Sir David's office on or by calling 020 7219 3452.