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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.

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Qatar: Focus returns to stadium programme

16 April 2014, 10:13 GMT

It is a frustrating time for Doha

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    Qatar invites contractors to prequalify for long distance rail Subscription Required

    24 March 2014, 7:03 GMT | By Colin Foreman

    The railway lines will be part of the GCC rail network

    Qatar issues new restrictions on hiring illegal workers Subscription Required

    23 March 2014, 8:12 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    Companies barred from hiring and lending illegal workers

    Qatar denies knowledge of alleged World Cup corruption Subscription Required

    20 March 2014, 6:03 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    New report claims almost $2m was paid to Fifa official and his family  

    Qatar forms new committee for 2022 World Cup Subscription Required

    28 January 2014, 8:28 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    New committee to work closely with Fifa

    High death toll reported for Nepalese workers in Qatar Subscription Required

    26 January 2014, 7:16 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    Nepalese group urges sponsors to reconsider their relationship with Fifa

    Fifa rejects official’s comments on Qatar World Cup timing Subscription Required

    9 January 2014, 7:22 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    Governing body denies that decision has been made to move Qatar World Cup event to winter

    Fifa chief says Qatar 2022 World Cup will not be held in summer Subscription Required

    8 January 2014, 12:07 GMT | By Andrew Roscoe

    Football governing body Fifa will make an official decision on Qatar 2022 World Cup in December 2014

    Fifa to decide on Qatar World Cup date in 2014 Subscription Required

    8 December 2013, 9:52 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    Fifa to study feasibility of moving the World Cup from summer to the winter

    Qatar World Cup: Latest updates

    9 November 2013, 7:20 GMT | By Colin Foreman

    Regular updates as uncertainty surrounds the future of the 2022 tournament

    Qatar moves to resolve bitumen supply bottlenecks Subscription Required

    20 October 2013, 12:42 GMT | By Colin Foreman

    Contractors face growing pressure as work on World Cup infrastructure starts

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    Qatar: Has been accused of exploiting workers

    Bold moves key to saving face Subscription Required

    19 December 2013, 13:51 GMT

    GCC countries will have to employ bold labour reforms to repair their reputations, tarnished by allegations of workers’ rights abuses

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    Large gap between Qatar's healthcare capacity and demand Subscription Required

    29 October 2013, 12:53 GMT | By Melissa Song Loong

    More investment required to address healthcare shortage leading up to Fifa World Cup 2022

    Qatar World Cup - Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Igor Shuvalov and Joseph Blatter

    Arab states key in 2022 World Cup decision Subscription Required

    3 October 2013, 11:26 GMT | By Edmund O'Sullivan

    Fifa will discuss future of tournament on 3-4 October


    World Cup onus lies with Fifa

    22 September 2013, 6:34 GMT | By Kevin Baxter

    The furore surrounding Qatar’s bid to host the 2022 football tournament is no fault of the country

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    World Cup plans remain in place for Qatar

    12 September 2013, 15:25 GMT | By Colin Foreman

    The projects in Qatar’s 2022 World Cup plans are also part of its 2030 Vision, meaning they will be built even if it is not able to host the event

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    Al-Rayyan stadium: A project manager has been chosen

    Focus returns to Qatar's stadium programme Subscription Required

    14 April 2014, 10:52 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    2014 is set to be the year in which Qatar awards construction contracts to build several World Cup stadiums. Not a moment too soon, say contractors  

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    13 March 2011, 4:04 GMT

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

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    Diplomatic row is a further setback to Qatar-Bahrain causeway Subscription Required

    10 March 2014, 6:27 GMT | By Colin Foreman

    The long-awaited Qatar-Bahrain road and rail link was first unveiled in 1999

    Competition pushes down room rates in Qatar Subscription Required

    23 January 2014, 11:59 GMT | By Elizabeth Bains

    Qatar winning the right to host the Fifa World Cup in 2022 has triggered the resurgence of its hospitality industry as hotel operators vie for a share of future demand

    Fifa rejects official’s comments on Qatar World Cup timing Subscription Required

    9 January 2014, 7:22 GMT | By Jeff Florian

    Governing body denies that decision has been made to move Qatar World Cup event to winter

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