INVESTING IN AMERICA
The inaugural USA Week Qatar forum was optimistic about the investment potential in America for Qatari businesses.
High-level public and private sector officials present at an economic forum said they see big opportunities for Qatari investors in the US market. Hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce Qatar in Doha, it was opened by HE Dana Shell Smith, the US Ambassador to Qatar, and Remy Rowhani, Director General of Qatar Chamber. Citing a figure from a recent visit to the US by HE Ali Sherif Al Emadi, the Minister of Finance, speakers in the forum estimated that Qatar's investments in the United States will exceed a staggering $35 billion (QR127 billion) over the next five years.