Qatar’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Energy and Industry HE Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah yesterday said Qatar would not work to take advantage of Dubai’s debt crisis. “In Qatar, we never take advantage of anyone. We are building a real economy,” based on natural gas, petrochemicals and oil, he said. “We are having a very […]

Banks in Qatar will be ‘relatively unaffected’ by Dubai’s debt crisis given the country’s track record in the ‘apt handling’ of the economy, veteran Scottish banker John R Wright has said. “The Government of Qatar has already demonstrated its willingness and ability to step in and assist over the past year or so. I don’t […]