Qatar Country Risk Report

Providing comprehensive data and in-depth analysis of political, financial and economic risk.

Report includes: BMI's Core Views, 10-year Forecasts, BMI's Economic Risk Index, Political Stability and Risk Index, Long-term Political Outlook, Operational Risk Index, SWOT Analysis and Structural Economic Sections

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  • Understand and measure the political, business environment and operational risks to your company
  • Gain insight on emerging trends that could support, strengthen or disrupt your activities in the market
  • Benefit from 10-year macroeconomic forecasts and insight into the structural characteristics of the economy
  • Get the long-term political outlook and explore possible scenarios for change
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Qatar Country Risk Report
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$1,245.00

Assess your risk exposure in Qatar with our 100% independent forecasts assessing the pace and stability of this key market. Backed by trusted data from BMI Research's 52 million data point economic forecast model, this report will allow you to measure political, economic, business environment and operational risks in Qatar with confidence.

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Executive Summary
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Core Views
5
Key Risks
5
Chapter 1: Economic Outlook
7
SWOT Analysis
7
BMI Economic Risk Index
7
Economic Growth Outlook
8
Protracted Recovery Amid Non-Hydrocarbon Slowdown
8
GDP By Expenditure Outlook
9
TABLE: GDP GROWTH FORECASTS
10
TABLE: GOVERNMENT CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
10
TABLE: PRIVATE CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
10
TABLE: FIXED INVESTMENT FORECASTS
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TABLE: NET EXPORTS FORECASTS
11
Fiscal Policy And Public Debt Outlook
11
Fiscal Pressures Waning; Modest Reforms Ahead
11
Structural Fiscal Position
13
TABLE: MAIN REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE CATEGORIES, FY2014/2015
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TABLE: FISCAL AND PUBLIC DEBT FORECASTS
13
External Trade And Investment Outlook
14
Entering An Era Of Modest C/A Surpluses
14
Outlook On External Position
15
TABLE: CAPITAL & FINANCIAL ACCOUNT BALANCE
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TABLE: CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE FORECASTS
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TABLE: BREAKDOWN OF IMPORTS, 2015
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TABLE: BREAKDOWN OF EXPORTS, 2015
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Monetary Policy
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Hiking Cycle To Start In 2017; Little Risk For The Economy
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Monetary Policy Framework
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Chapter 2: 10-Year Forecast
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The Qatari Economy To 2025
21
Solid Long-Term Growth Prospects
21
TABLE: LONG-TERM MACROECONOMIC FORECASTS
21
Contents
Contents
Chapter 3: Political Outlook
23
SWOT Analysis
23
BMI Political Risk Index
23
Foreign Policy
24
Expanding Global Influence Through Investment And Soft Power
24
TABLE: POLITICAL OVERVIEW
24
Long-Term Political Outlook
25
Limited Challenges For The Coming Decade
25
Chapter 4: Operational Risk
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Operational Risk
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TABLE: OPERATIONAL RISK
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Business Crime
30
TABLE: BUSINESS RESPONSE TO RISK
31
Government Intervention
34
TABLE: BUSINESS TAXES
35
TABLE: PERSONAL INCOME TAX
35
Chapter 5: BMI Global Macro Outlook
37
Global Macro Outlook
37
Trumponomics Takes Centre Stage
37
TABLE: GLOBAL ASSUMPTIONS
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
38
TABLE: EMERGING MARKETS, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: MACROECONOMIC DATA & FORECASTS
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