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Understanding Qatar’s Resilience amid Sanctions
Qatar’s (QAT) economy continued to grow in 1Q17 amid improved oil prices since 2Q16. But more recently, oil prices have hit a downtrend.
Qatar’s Exports Could Rise despite the Crisis in 2017
Qatar’s exports stood at 20.2 billion riyals in May 2017—an increase of 8% compared to a fall of 5% in the previous month.
Will Qatar’s Economic Growth Continue to Fall amid the Crisis?
Qatar was expected to grow at a faster pace in 2017. However, economic sanctions by its neighbors are expected to impact its economic activity in 2017.