Publications

Business Opportunity Report: Qatar's Energy Sector

Aug 10, 2020

The US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) released its “Business Opportunity Report: Qatar’s Energy Sector” to provide essential information for American companies interested in doing business in Qatar’s energy sector. The report includes remarks from HE Mr. Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Qatar’s Minister of State for Energy Affairs and President & CEO of Qatar Petroleum, in addition to key information on Qatar’s energy sector targeted for US companies.

An Introductory Business Guide on Qatar

Jun 29, 2020

Marked as one of the leading business hubs globally, Qatar has positioned itself as an attractive investment destination. With one of the highest GDP per capita measures in the world, Qatar’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has been estimated to reach $237 billion by 2024. As the country pursues ambitious plans to diversify its economy away from hydrocarbon revenues and transition to a knowledge-based economy, an increasing amount of attractive investment opportunities exist for international investors across many sectors including tourism, agriculture, manufacturing, health and education among others.

The purpose of this guide is to provide essential information to foreign investors unfamiliar with Qatar’s business market and economy. The guide includes an overview of Qatar and its economy, laws & regulations, current investment opportunities, and business structures.