Dubai Chamber establishes Restaurants Business Group to tackle sector challenges
Mita Srinivasan
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Dubai Chamber establishes Restaurants Business Group to tackle sector challenges

Establishment of business group advances Dubai Chamber’s efforts to get business back on track and help companies prepare for post-Covid recovery

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has established the Restaurants Business Group, a new organisation that will support the restaurant sector in Dubai by unifying voices of member companies. The business group, operating as a non-profit body under the umbrella of Dubai Chamber, will serve common interests and tackle sector challenges through cooperation with relevant authorities in the emirate.

Joined by a wide variety of restaurant businesses in Dubai, the group provides a platform for member companies to share knowledge and make policy recommendations, with the aim of improving ease of doing business in sector. Mubarak Bin Fahad, Owner of The Tashas Group was appointed as Chairman of the Restaurants Business Group. Founding Executive Committee members were selected at a recent virtual meeting, while the business group outlined its objectives and plans for 2020.

Mubarak Bin Fahd, Chairman of the Dubai Restaurants Business Group, noted that in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, industry players are coming together to address common challenges, embracing innovation and creating new delivery platforms.

“The Dubai Restaurants Business Group will help this cause, bringing the private and public sectors closer together to create a sustainable and even more positive future for the F&B industry in the city. Dubai is the leading food destination in the world, and I am proud to be part of this exciting phase in its development. Together we will not only get the industry back on track, but forge a new and exciting future,” said Bin Fahd.