In Dec 2015, Qatar announced that it expected to post a fiscal deficit of USD 12.8 billion in 2016—the first budgetary shortfall in fifteen years. While the government announced spending cuts in certain government departments, Qatar is still expected to tap sovereign debt markets to finance the expected deficit, including mega projects in the lead up to the 2022 FIFA World Cup, including up to USD 200 billion in infrastructure investments over the next decade. This report looks at some of the top infrastructure opportunities.

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Posted on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 8:39 am