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Qatar World Cup 2022

Doha’s successful bid to host the 2022 Fifa football World Cup will trigger a huge investment programme as the Gulf state seeks to build stadium and associated infrastructure projects, such as the Doha Metro.

Qatar Special Reports

Real estate

Prices fluctuate in maturing real estate market

18 March 2015 | By Robert Jones

The region is seeing sharp differences in office and housing costs, depending on the maturity of the market

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    World Cup latest

    Yousef AlHorr, Gulf Organisation for Research and Development

    World Cup stadiums to conform to green standards Subscription Required

    22 March 2015 | By Robert Jones

    Metro stations, stadiums and government buildings must hit minimum sustainability standards

    Khalifa International Stadium in Qatar

    Fifa confirms winter Qatar World Cup

    19 March 2015 | By Richard Thompson

    Qatar 2022 World Cup final will take place on 18 December

    Abdulaziz Al Mawlawi

    Qatar World Cup stadiums progressing

    12 March 2015 | By Robert Jones

    More tenders due for release, with all stadiums due for completion by 2020

    Doha in Qatar

    Contract award values in Qatar to hit new high

    11 March 2015 | By Edmund O'Sullivan

    Awards for a number of major schemes expected

    Qatar roads

    Projects boom benefits contractors

    10 March 2015 | By Austyn Allison

    A number of factors, from changed plans to competition from Dubai, mean clients have to pay more in Qatar

    Yousef Al-Horr

    Green building to be compulsory in Qatar by 2020

    10 March 2015 | By Philippa Wilkinson

    Sustainable guidelines being implemented across over 1.75bn sq ft of projects

    Doha in Qatar

    Qatar to maintain 2030 project spending drive

    10 March 2015 | By Richard Thompson

    Qatar National Bank chief executive says government spending non-oil sector projects will be driver of growth

    Khalifa International Stadium in Qatar

    Fifa officials recommend winter World Cup Subscription Required

    24 February 2015 | By Hossam Abougabal

    Meetings in Qatar reviewed dates and other 2022 sporting events

    Al-Wakrah stadium

    Qatar working on five World Cup stadiums Subscription Required

    5 February 2015 | By Hossam Abougabal

    Fifa requires a minimum of eight stadiums for the 2022 tournament

    Bids in for Qatar World Cup stadium

    Bids in for Qatar World Cup stadium Subscription Required

    2 February 2015 | By Colin Foreman

    Al-Bayt stadium will be built in Al-Khor

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    Analysis

    Richard Thompson

    Fifa decision will be green light for Qatar projects

    19 March 2015 | By Richard Thompson

    $135bn worth of project contract awards by 2020 with peak construction between 2016-2018

    Khalifa International Stadium in Qatar

    Qatar to 2022 and beyond Subscription Required

    19 March 2015 | By Edmund O'Sullivan

    Fifa confirms the Qatar World Cup Finals are to be held in November 2022 to avoid the Gulf’s heat and humidity

    Qatar World Cup: Designs for Lusail Stadium - side view

    Qatar World Cup doubts wiped away Subscription Required

    13 November 2014 | By Philippa Wilkinson

    All Qatar’s efforts can now focus on World Cup preparations

    Observers: Qatar sent a 140-strong delegation to Brazil to learn from its World Cup successes and mistakes

    What Qatar can learn from Brazil World Cup Subscription Required

    10 July 2014 | By Mark Watts

    Brazil’s World Cup experiences can teach Qatar valuable lessons on how to host its event in 2022

    Getting ready: Qatar is preparing to host the 2022 World Cup by airing this year's games in specially built fan zones

    Qatar experiments ahead of hosting World Cup Subscription Required

    9 July 2014 | By Mark Watts

    The biggest challenge in hosting the 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar could be catering to thousands of football fans used to a less restrictive environment

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    Yousef AlHorr, Gulf Organisation for Research and Development

    World Cup stadiums to conform to green standards Subscription Required

    22 March 2015 | By Robert Jones

    Metro stations, stadiums and government buildings must hit minimum sustainability standards

    A Guide to Doing Business in Qatar

    Qatar

    MEED’s guide to doing business in Qatar Subscription Required

    5 June 2014 | By Richard Thompson

    It is an exciting time in the country’s development and there are very few places in the world changing as radically as Qatar

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    Research Report

    The Qatar Projects Report 2011-22

    13 March 2011

    A comprehensive guide for all those seeking opportunities in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies.

    Qatar Tourism 2022

    Luxury hotels:  Doha is well-served with four- and five-star rooms, but lacks three-star properties

    Oversupply of hotels looms Subscription Required

    8 March 2015

    Doha will struggle to fill 60,000 rooms outside the World Cup

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