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Qatar’s former energy minister: Oil prices will rise again

“We know oil and gas are a depletable resource. Our oil and gas resources will take us to another 100 years or more. For a person, this may look a long time. But for a nation, 100 years is short.”

Residents offer unsolicited cost-cutting advice to Qatar’s government

Residents have suggested rolling back government salaries, reducing the country’s reliance on expat labor and trimming spending on sports clubs. One person even suggested cancelling the 2022 World Cup.

Spending slashed as Qatar prepares to run QR46.5 billion deficit

Qatar plans to spend QR202.5 billion next year, which is 7.28 percent or QR15.9 billion less than its last fiscal year. The budget comes as new figures suggest country’s economy is growing at a much slower rate than expected.
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