07.01.2013 - Qatar: Population rise will push up rents
Qatar’s national office for statistics recently announced that the country’s population had soared to 1.83 million at the end of 2012, showing 7.5 percent growth over the previous year. The growth, as we know, is driven by a huge influx of foreign workers who are needed for the mega development projects that are being launched for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The current year, market sources believe, might prove to be crucial in terms of population growth as work on a number of infrastructure projects is likely to begin, necessitating an added influx of foreign workers...............................................Full Article: Source
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