Published February 4, 2003
by International Business Publications, USA .
Written in English
World Country Study Guide Library
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||326|
Qatar Cuntry Study Guide - Strategic Information and Developments World Business Information Catalog: Author: IBP, Inc: Publisher: , . Get this from a library! Qatar: a country study. [Helen Chapin Metz; United States. Department of the Army.; Library of Congress (U.S.). Federal Research Division.;] -- This website describes and analyzes political, economic, social and national security systems and institutions of the country. -- Country Study & Guide-- Qatar Country Guide. Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Armenia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Belarus Belize Bhutan Bolivia Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia Chad Chile China Colombia Caribbean Islands Comoros Cyprus. It helps them to grasp the main features of Qatar and instills affiliation and pride for its roots. Students are enabled to interact positively with their society and with other individuals around them, leading to the development of their awareness and knowledge of the world.
Qatar’s oil and natural gas resources are the country’s main economic engine and government revenue source, driving Qatar’s high economic growth and per capita income levels, robust state spending on public entitlements, and booming construction spending, particularly as Qatar prepares to host the World Cup in Luxembourg Country Study Guide (World Country Study Guide Library): Business Development Books @ Population: about million people live in Qatar (); Capital City: Doha (Al Dawha in Arabic) ; Language: Arabic ; Literacy: About 97% can read and write.; Religions: Islam is the official are mainly Muslims 68%, Christians (mainly Copts) 14%, Hindus 14%, Buddhists 3%; Currency: 1 Qatari Riyal = fils; Government: Absolute Monarchy. The country is ruled by the Al Thani. This website contains the on-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress as part of the Country Studies/Area Handbook Series sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Army between and Each study offers a comprehensive description and analysis of the country or.
• The country is centrally placed among the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), which groups it with Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman. History • Archaeological discoveries, inscriptions and artefacts prove that Qatar was populated as early as 10, – . FACTS AT A GLANCE. State of Qatar is the official name of the country. Location: Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia. Area: 4, sq mi (11, km 2). Population: 2,, (estimate). Capital and Largest City: Doha. Major Language(s): Arabic (official). Major Religious Group(s): Muslim. Government: Monarchy. Head of state and government emir.. Legislature—none. Chief Products. Contains the electronic versions of 80 books previously published in hard copy as part of the Country Studies Series by the Federal Research Division. Intended for a general audience, books in the series present a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of select countries throughout the world. As Qatar’s largest foreign investor and its single largest source of imports, the U.S. has developed a robust trade relationship with Qatar, with over U.S. companies operating in country. The U.S. and Qatar have signed a trade and investment framework agreement and .