17.12.2008 - Qatar earmarks $1bln for Mindanao projects
From Manilastandardtoday.com: The Qatari government will create a $1-billion sovereign fund to finance development projects in Mindanao in support of the peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. Finance Secretary Margarito Teves said Qatar National Bank and two other Doha-based banks are also planning to buy into Al-Amanah Islamic Bank of the Philippines. .... Full Article: Source