Ministry of Commerce and Industry Bans Commercial Use of Qatar’s Official Emblem

September 22, 2022

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry underscored banning the use, sale, or circulation of the State of Qatar’s official emblem by commercial stores, as well as its commercial use on electronic platforms, in accordance with Law No. (9) of 2002 with respect to Trademarks, Trade Indications, Trade names, Geographical Indications, and Industrial Designs and Templates.

In this regard, the Ministry intends to work in coordination with the concerned authorities to ensure that traders, store managers, and others comply with what is stated in this announcement. The Ministry will also intensify its inspection campaigns, and will take the necessary legal measures against anyone who violates laws and the enacting ministerial decisions.