TITLE

QATAR

AUTHOR(S)
Siddiqi, Moin A.
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Middle East;Mar2003, Issue 332, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the economic development strategies in Qatar. Steps taken by the government for the development of natural gas production; Increase in gross domestic productivity; Investments in petrochemical industries and gas production; Development of the banking sector.
ACCESSION #
9275098

 

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