30.12.2008 - Qatar seen as top global performer in 2009
From Zawya.com: The global financial crisis is expected to stifle growth in Qatar but the country will likely be the world's fastest growing economy in 2009 given its massive gas exports and overseas assets, according to a key Saudi bank. The bulk of the country's assets are controlled by the government-owned Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), estimated at $50 billion (Dh183.65bn) to $60bn, besides official reserves and other investments held by the government...... Full Article: Source