The Hamad International Airport is accelerating its capacity expansion plans as Qatar is gearing up to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup with approximately 96,000 passengers to welcome per day during the world cup, said HIA chief operating officer Badr al-Meer.
Hamad International Airport plans to add 20 more e-gates this year after an agreement with the Ministry of Interior's Passport Department to accommodate passenger demand, said HIA chief operating officer Badr al-Meer.
Canada is negotiating a Foreign Investment Protection and Promotion Agreement (FIPPA) with Qatar, which aims to accelerate investment flows between the two countries and provide a new impetus to bilateral economic ties.
The QCB's forex reserves equate to more than six and a half months of import cover, QNB said in its latest ‘Qatar Monthly Monitor’.
Diversification in funding type, tenor and geographical origin forms the core of Doha Bank’s funding strategy, said Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman.
The Qatari government’s net asset position is expected to remain a ratings’ strength over the forecast period, S&P said in a report.
S&P has affirmed Qatar’s long- and short-term ratings on Qatar at 'AA-/A-1+', even as the rating agency expects the government's infrastructure plan to underpin economic activity in the country.
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