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Qatar reveals major project to be completed by 2021

Gulf state continues building boom with huge bridges project.

December 17, 2013 4:08
Qatar seeks partners for M&S bid

‘Qatar confirms Marks & Spencer rumours’

Speculation that a sovereign wealth fund or private equity investors could bid for M&S have been circulating for over six months.

March 17, 2013 4:30

Qatar’s Ahli Bank announces $123 million capital hike

Ahli Bank, Qatar's seventh-largest listed lender by market value, plans to raise its capital by 20 percent through a rights issue starting later this month, the bank said in a statement on Tuesday.

September 6, 2012 5:53
Qatar may not be lifeline Europe hoped

Qatar may not be lifeline Europe hoped

It bought into a Greek bank and some German brands but Qatar may be more interested in Asia, after all. And Europe can't turn to Abu Dhabi either.

October 10, 2011 11:13
MENA M&As survive on mid-size deals and SWFs

MENA M&As survive on mid-size deals and SWFs

Modest recovery is expected in mergers and acquisitions across MENA next year, with most driven by mid-size restructuring. Not a bad start for 2012, but not great either.

September 26, 2011 12:25

Qatar fund to invest in Greece bank merger

Qatar Investment Authority is expected to be involved in the new entity that will come out from the merger between Greece's Eurobank and Alpha Bank.

August 28, 2011 10:58

Credit Suisse names new head of MidEast M&A

Swiss bank names Mumtaz Kazmi to head M&A in MEast; Kazmi replaces Van Der Voort who is relocating to US; Bank's ECM head for region George Pavey to move to Asia

May 18, 2011 3:57
Libyan conflict keeps Qatar’s British ambition at bay

Libyan conflict keeps Qatar’s British ambition at bay

Source says Qatar decision-makers focused on Libya crisis; Small Qatar stake could shore up Centrica shares; Seen twinning big gas buyer with biggest exporter

May 18, 2011 3:16

Qtel eyes partnership with Qatar sovereign fund

“Agreement to establish a joint company to invest and seize appropriate opportunities in telecommunications and information technology” says official.

December 12, 2010 9:39