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Vodafone’s Souqit.Com Attracts More Than 1,000 Members

5 June 2011: Launched by Vodafone only 2 weeks ago at QITCOM, has already successfully attracted more than 1,000 members. is an active and secure online community that brings buyers and sellers together in one unique and easy-to-use location.  Anyone in Qatar can now buy and sell everything from cars to boats and designer handbags to the latest gadgets.  Plus with SouqIt's real-estate listings and job board, jobs can be advertised or found plus services and the hottest properties available for rental and sale.

" is the first of it's kind in Qatar, combining the excitement of auctions, the simplicity of classifieds, and the capability for any business to sell online in one easy-to-use website," stated DeEtte Christie, SouqIt's General Manager. 

"With over 1,000 people joining in less than 2 weeks, you can see there's been a lot of pent up demand for something like SouqIt in Qatar", added DeEtte Chrisite.

SouqIt's no-hassle interface lets everyone quickly and easily uploads photos, create a listing and publish all with a few simple clicks.  It offers a simple and effective way for businesses -- no matter how big or how small -- to create an online store using SouqIt's Storefronts.  Best of all, they can do so at no cost because using Storefronts is FREE.  SouqIt is the perfect way for home businesses to reach a wider audience and for larger businesses to get their inventory in front of a hungry and lucrative community.

"The SouqIt community has been very supportive. was launched as a public beta, which means we are gathering feedback from the community in order to make SouqIt as great as it can be.  We've already received fantastic feedback and we can't wait to hear what more the community wants from an innovative new service like SouqIt," continued DeEtte Christie. offers Premium Listing Services to help both companies and individuals create a compelling auction or classified ad.  Ideal for those with multiple items to sell, SouqIt associates will personally assist with everything from photography, consultation, copy writing and listing creation.  Starting from QR100, Premium Listing Services are available for booking at or

Everyone in Qatar can join, sell, bid and buy on  To find out more about the latest and most eye catching items for sale or at auction on SouqIt, people are encouraged to follow SouqIt on Twitter at 

SouqIt is provided by Vodafone.




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