HE the Vice-Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani said Wednesday that the time has come to change the work system that does not meet the needs and aspirations of women
Qatar does not think there is currently a need to change its fixed exchange rate regime, under which riyal is pegged to the dollar, said HE the QCB Governor Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani.
The President of the Republic of Senegal, Macky Sall, highlighted the initiative of the State of Qatar in organising the Qatar Economic Forum, Powered by Bloomberg
Economies around the globe have now become highly inter-dependent and inter-connected, and this was evident after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, noted Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani bin Abdullah al-Thani, QIIB chairman and managing director.
Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), which has been investing heavily in the technology in the last two years, finds promising potential in warehouses and data centres within the real estate segment.
Qatar has undertaken additional measures to facilitate trade flow and boost the investments, which have resulted in considerable reduction in transaction costs, thus helping the country achieve faster growth with efficiency.
Qatar has to further strengthen its Greenhouses and vertical farming to address the key issue of food security, according to a top official of Hassad Food, an investment fund in food and agri sectors and backed by the country's sovereign wealth fund.
Qatar Free Zones are set to enable partnerships between foreign investors and local companies, creating an economic development platform for local and international investors, said HE Ahmad al-Sayed, Minister of State and chairman of QFZA.