Qatar is a country with a major history, a peninsula where contemporary Qatar is located. It started to be populated back in the 3rd -2nd millennium BC. Many hundreds of years ago Qatar‘s population lived in the desert with a harsh climate, farmed livestock and fished. Over the past 30 years Qatar has enjoyed the fastest economic development rates of its entire history. Today Qatar is one of the world’s richest countries. According to the IMF, this country has been leading the rest of the world by a significant margin for the past few years in terms of GDP per capita. Qatar ranks 3rd in the world in terms of natural gas reserves, is the world’s 6th biggest exporter of natural gas and is a major exporter of oil and petroleum products. The Government of Qatar was able to invest the proceeds from the production of natural resources on the development of the country and economy. As a result, the look of the country was transformed rapidly, the infrastructure improved as did education, and new roads were opened, while vast […]
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