Qatar.. $29.8 billion worth of foreign direct investment projects

Doha – Mubasher: The Investment Promotion Agency of the State of Qatar said that the value of foreign direct investment projects attracted by the country in 2022 amounted to about $29.78 billion.

In a report issued today, Thursday, the agency indicated that 135 new projects were launched as part of foreign direct investment projects in the State of Qatar, which contributed to the creation of 13,972 new jobs during 2022. According to Qena.

She explained that the volume of capital expenditure for foreign direct investment has increased by about 25 times, and the number of jobs created has doubled compared to 2021..

She pointed out that the new jobs included many sectors such as oil and gas, software and information technology, as well as business services and the areas of original equipment manufacturing for vehicles..

The report revealed that more than 800 new foreign commercial enterprises have been launched through business licensing platforms in the country.

It is noteworthy that the FDI Intelligence report predicted that Qatar ranks first among the top 50 destinations for foreign direct investment in the world, and that there will be more demand for foreign direct investment during the year 2023..

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