03.01.2013 - Qatar’s foreign investment hits QR163.8bln in 2012
Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund (SWF) investment in abroad has reached QR163.8bn in 2012. The country’s 2012 foreign investment is $32bn higher than the previous year, Al Sharq reported. Apart from the Arab region, Qatar made major investments in Singapore, France, UK, Italy, Switzerland, the US, Vietnam, Iraq, Netherlands, Turkey, Bulgaria, Germany, China and Malaysia in 2012. Qatar invested in a wide range of sectors in 2012, including in hotels, resorts, petrochemicals, power plants, oil companies, banks and financial institutions, fashion, mining, media and communications, roads, transportation and sports in these countries...............................................Full Article: Source
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