FocusEconomics revises up Qatar’s GDP forecast for 2021 to 2.9% Jun 11, 2021 0 73 12345 Satyendra PathakDohaFocusEconomics has revised Qatar’s GDP forecast for 2021 to 2.9 percent, which is up 0.1 percentage points from last month’s forecast.According to FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast-Middle East & North Africa for June report, Qatar’s economy is expected to grow at a higher rate of 3.6 percent in 2022.Qatar’s economic outlook continues to improve as the country’s economy appeared to be resilient in the first quarter of the year, it said.“Qatar’s economy is set to return to growth this year on stronger domestic and foreign demand. Investment in the energy sector and easing tensions with Gulf neighbours should also aid activity,” the report said.While Qatar’s non-energy private sector Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) was well in the expansionary territory during the first quarter, the report said, the performance of the energy sector improved in the first quarter of 2021 compared to the fourth quarter of 2020 as suggested by the industrial production data. pagE 7 RELATED ARTICLES FM affirms Qatar’s keenness to strengthen ties with Kazakhstan Jun 11, 2021 0 2278 Drive-through vaccination from 4 pm to midnight from Sunday Jun 11, 2021 0 424 Amir greets Portugal prez Jun 11, 2021 0 671 Qatar National Day 2021 slogan to be revealed on June 14 The Organizing Committee for the National Day Celebrations will reveal the National Day 2021 slogan on June 14. The committee decided to announce it during the month of June this year unlike the usual announcement in .. MoFA provides guidance to Qataris planning to travel abroad Tribune News Network Doha The Department of Consular Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has issued guidelines for Qatari citizens wishing to travel abroad, in order to facilitate travel and ensure that .. Qatar’s envoy attends ceremony to rehabilitate buildings damaged during Beirut port blast Ambassador of Qatar to Lebanon HE Mohammed Hassan Al Jaber participated in the ceremony held by UNESCO’s regional office in Beirut to restore three university buildings that were damaged in the explosion of the Beirut .. SPIEF bolsters Qatar-Russia relations: Envoy QNA Moscow Ambassador of Qatar to Russia HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Nasser Al Thani has stated that His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani gave lofty directions during St Petersburg International .. Amir, Mozambique prez review ties QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday held a telephone conversation with President of Mozambique Filipe Jacinto Nyusi. The call dealt with reviewing bilateral ..