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Qatar hires managers for first World Cup stadium

The tiny Gulf state plans to build solar-powered, air-conditioned stadiums to overcome the sweltering summer heat.

May 30, 2013 3:26
Qatar with an IPO

Qatar’s Leverage Over Banks Is On The Wane

Qatar needs to find a home for billions of dollars raised from gas exports each year, writes Una Galani.

May 22, 2013 9:43
German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel asks Qatar to ‘play’ fair

German Chancellor Merkel urges Qatar to ensure fair tenders for World Cup projects...

April 16, 2013 9:48
Qatar Investors ignore europe

Qatari Shard Investor To Avoid Europe This Year

Some parts of Europe are completely stalled, says head of Qinvest.

March 17, 2013 8:18
Glencore fights to save $26 billion Xstrata bid

Qatar ignoring its shareholder responsibility?

Their refusal to back golden handcuffs for Xstrata staff is a snub to the scale of the $220 million incentive plan, according to a person familiar with the situation.

November 19, 2012 2:22
Dollar and Euro Gcc

Qatar worried about Dollar and Euro – Interview

The gas-rich Gulf state has bought more than $5 billion or $6 billion of real estate assets over the last four to five months, mostly in the United States and Europe, Sheikh Hamad said

September 30, 2012 9:01
Barclays probe turns cold Qatar

Fraud probe could turn Qatar cold on Barclays

Barclays announced plans to raise a further 7.3 billion pounds from investors led by Qatar Holding, Challenger, and Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Mansour.

August 30, 2012 7:00
Barclays Bank

Barclays’ Qatari baggage gets even heavier

The central question surrounds fees that Barclays may have paid Qatar's sovereign fund in return for advising the bank's Middle East business

August 2, 2012 2:45
Qatar Flag

Qatar raises stakes with more buying

Xstrata is proving to be a sought after take over target and Qatar is next in line to claim it...

July 25, 2012 9:25
An endless shopping binge

An endless shopping binge

The QIA just reportedly pumped around $150m for a stake in a UK-based property developer.

September 28, 2008 10:45