Industry and Commerce Minister Binyamin Ben Eliezer left for Qatar on Sunday, becoming the first Israeli minister to visit Doha since the December 2008-January 2009 Gaza war. He is to head an Israeli delegation for a World Economic Forum Global Redesign Summit in the Qatari capital.

Qatar may buy stakes in three “blue-chip” companies and increase existing holdings, the Gulf state’s prime minister said. “We cannot build all our reserves on one kind of investment, so we have to spread it,” Hamad bin Jasim said in a Bloomberg Television interview yesterday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. “We are […]