Qatar

October 23, 2000

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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Morocco and Qatar agreed Saturday to normalize relations, which were broken off earlier this year.

October 19, 2000

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Qatar is the most likely venue of the next ministerial conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), scheduled to be held by the end 2001, said Paul-Henri Ravier, the WTO deputy director general,

October 17, 2000

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The Qatari Minister of Energy and Industry, Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiya was reported by <I>Al-Sharq Al-Awsat</I> newspaper, stating that Qatar is currently conducting negotiations with the Kuwait off

October 15, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 15 - Oct 20, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Qatar International Exhibition Center, Qatar <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Ministry of Finance, Economic & Commerce <b>Contact:

October 14, 2000

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A leading newspaper urges Qatar to severe commercial ties with Israel to protest against the military attacks on Palestinians.