October 25, 2000
A new decree by Qatari Crown Prince has equipped foreigners with new ownership and land rights. Due to the fact that foreign investment is important for the economic performance of the country, it was
October 24, 2000
Qatar's minister of state for foreign affairs, Ahmad bin Abdullah al-Mahmud, met Morocco's ambassador on Tuesday upon his return to Doha, sealing a no
Qatar’s Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Company (Rasgas) announced on October 22nd that it had signed an agreement to supply 1.8 million tones of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year for 25 years, begi
October 23, 2000
The liquidity volume in the Qatari market grew to QR 25,857.9 million in the second quarter of 2000, reported <I>Al-Raya</I> newspaper.
Qatar's Rasgas company signed a deal with a Taiwanese firm Sunday to deliver 1.8 million tones of liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually for 25 years starting in 2003, a company official said.
Qatar’s Rasgas company signed a deal with a Taiwanese firm yesterday to deliver 1.8 million tones of liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually for 25 years starting in 2003, a company official said.
October 22, 2000
The Gulf state of Qatar, designated as the venue for a WTO trade ministers meeting at the end of 2001, has pulled out of holding the event.
Qatar's Rasgas company signed a deal with a Taiwanese firm Sunday to deliver 1.8 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually for 25 years sta
Morocco and Qatar agreed Saturday to normalize relations, which were broken off earlier this year.
October 19, 2000
Qatar's Al-Sarieh Company is to invest $27 million in the Iranian Mahshahr and Bandarabbas ports, according to a memorandum of understanding, signed b
Chieftain International, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Gulfstream Resources Canada Ltd. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries giving Chieftain the option to acquire 50 percent of Gulfstream's p
October 18, 2000
While Qatar’s economic well-being remains relatively independent from its relations with Bahrain, the recent chill in what had been thawing relations will carry over into the business domain. For inst
Even if relations with Bahrain continue to regress, Qatar should continue to attract vast quantities of foreign investment to its wealthy energy sector. The Qatar General Petroleum Corp. (QGPC) recent
Just when it seemed as though Qatar and Bahrain were due to reach an amicable resolution to their lingering border dispute, high-level official accusations from both sides escalated this neighborhood
Indicators: 1998 1999 2000e Real GDP (US$bn) 12.0 12.7 13.1 GDP real growth rate (%) -5.9 5.9 3.0 Fiscal deficit (% of GDP) -10.3 -10.4 -- Annual Inflation (%) 1.5 3.0 3.0 Total Ex