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Qatar, China explore opportunities in free zones

Qatar, China explore opportunities in free zones

Qatar and China on Sunday explored opportunities for cooperation and areas of potential collaboration in the field of free zones.

New wave of spending seen on Qatar free zones, logistics centres: OBG

New wave of spending seen on Qatar free zones, logistics centres: OBG

A new wave of spending is expected on the development of Qatar’s free zones and logistics centres to further boost inflows of foreign capital, according to the Oxford Business Group.

Free zones eye global firms to help fuel growth

Free zones eye global firms to help fuel growth

The Qatar Free Zones Authority (QFZA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a leading asset management firm in the United States ...

Qatar plans $3bn fund to spur interest in free zones

Qatar plans $3bn fund to spur interest in free zones

Qatar plans to spend $3bn to attract foreign companies to its new free zones as the country seeks to diversify its economy amid a boycott.

Qatar developing two free zones, says Sheikh Ahmed

Qatar developing two free zones, says Sheikh Ahmed

Qatar is an ideal destination for foreign direct investment, says the Minister of Economy and Commerce

Portugal planning free zones for drones, self-driving cars

Portugal planning free zones for drones, self-driving cars

Aiming to spur development of drones and self-driving vehicles, Portugal is planning to launch ‘free zones’ with special regulations to allow testing of such technologies and attract investment in them ...

China to double oil purchases next year

China to double oil purchases next year

China is likely to double its strategic crude oil purchases next year as one of the biggest ever price routs spurs a buying spree that would offer some support to battered markets...