Middle East Economic Survey


No 15



Qatar Maps Out 2011-16 Growth Plan

Qatar has revealed details of its development strategy and forecast for economic growth in 2011-16, after Qatars Crown Prince Shaikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani unveiled the plans on 28 March (MEES, 4 April). The National Development Strategy 2011-16 underpins the current 2011-12 budget (see page 6) and is designed to achieve the long term goals that were laid out in October 2008 when the country...