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Gas-rich Qatar plans to move forward, with modest delays, in massive investments in its gas sector despite the sour economic climate, officials said. Faisal al-Suwaidi, chief executive of the state-owned Qatargas, said billions in investments were slated for major gas projects across the globe. Many, however, could see a two- or three-year lag in order […]

Gas-rich Qatar expects to shrug off the global financial crisis and post healthy economic growth of up to 9% this year, according to the country’s central bank governor. Speaking to Zawya Dow Jones on the sidelines of a banking conference in Bahrain Sheikh Abdullah Saud Al-Thani said the country’s growth will be “between 7% to […]

Sustained investment in LNG production since the past 20 years will help Qatar continue a growth of 8.5 per cent in 2009 as it tackles an “entrenched” inflation and continues to witness a net rise in the number of immigrants, a new study said. London-based Standard Chartered bank, in its country briefing, said Qatar will […]