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Early vaccine rollout seen helping Qatar's economic recovery: IMF

Early vaccine rollout seen helping Qatar's economic recovery: IMF

Early vaccine rollout and the improvement in the relationship between GCC countries following the Al Ulha Accord will help Qatar economy recover, said Jihad Azour, director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department at the IMF.

Qatar economy achieves highest credit ratings globally

Qatar economy achieves highest credit ratings globally

Qatar’s economy achieved top credit ratings globally in 2020, showing remarkable resilience and efficiency during crises, such as the Covid-19 pandemic and the slump in oil prices, Qatar Chamber said

Qatar economy may rebound next year in both domestic and foreign demand: FocusEconomics

Qatar economy may rebound next year in both domestic and foreign demand: FocusEconomics

Qatar economy is expected to see a rebound next year in both domestic and foreign demand; FocusEconomics said and noted it saw a 2.9% rise in GDP in 2021 and 3.6% in 2022.

Qatar’s economic performance aided by ‘successful’ economic diversification: Lloyds Bank

Qatar’s economic performance aided by ‘successful’ economic diversification: Lloyds Bank

Qatar’s performance is better off than its neighbours because of “successful economic” diversification, through development of large-scale projects, Lloyds Bank has said in an economic overview.

Fast-paced growth of Qatar economy expected to continue this year: Societe Generale

Fast-paced growth of Qatar economy expected to continue this year: Societe Generale

Fast-paced growth of the Qatari economy is expected to continue this year with acceleration from the country’s non-hydrocarbon sector, French multinational investment bank ...

Qatar's economy shows robust performance; GDP up 4%

Qatar's economy shows robust performance; GDP up 4%

Qatar's economy displayed robust performance during the third quarter (Q3) of 2018 with the real (inflation-adjusted) growth ticking 2.2% year-on-year as faster expansion in non-hydrocarbons

Outbound travels fuels consumer spending in Qatar

Outbound travels fuels consumer spending in Qatar

The large demand for outbound travel from Qatar this summer has been driving higher consumer spending, which, in turn, helps stimulate the local economy, a veteran travel industry player has said.

Higher oil prices, reforms, infrastructure push seen driving Qatar economy this year

Higher oil prices, reforms, infrastructure push seen driving Qatar economy this year

Qatar’s economy this year should be supported by higher oil prices, economic reforms and the government’s infrastructure investment push in preparation for the 2022 World Cup, FocusEconomics has said in a report.

Qatar economy seen to gain traction this year on stronger fixed investment

Qatar economy seen to gain traction this year on stronger fixed investment

Qatar’s economy may gain traction this year on the back of stronger fixed investment—aided by ongoing preparations for the 2022 World Cup—and healthy global growth, FocusEconomics has said in a recent report.

5G to sharpen networking prowess of startups, SMEs

5G to sharpen networking prowess of startups, SMEs

Fifth generation (5G) technology will help the country’s startups and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) take on digital trends, and fast-track the diversification of Qatar’s economy, a tech entrepreneur said.

Qatar's economy performed better than expected last year

Qatar's economy performed better than expected last year

Qatar’s economy performed better than expected last year and required “minimal” government support to blunt the effects of a trade and diplomatic embargo by Saudi Arabia and three other Arab countries, the Minister for Economy and Commerce, HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani, has said.

Qatar economy registers 5.5% surge y-o-y in real terms

Qatar economy registers 5.5% surge y-o-y in real terms

A robust expansion in both hydrocarbons and non-hydrocarbons helped Qatar economy register 5.5% surge year-on-year in real terms (inflation-adjusted) during the third quarter (Q3) of this year ...