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Qatar infrastructure spend to hit $200bn

The infrastructure investments in Qatar will breach the $200-billion mark by the next decade as additional investments start pouring in from the private sector to complement the government's development drive, said a leading Doha-based contr

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Qatar to develop 1,000-room hotel for World Cup

A new $1.6-billion hotel and conference/expo centre has been proposed for the upcoming 2022 Fifa World Cup in Doha, Qatar. The Silver Pearl Hotel calls for a 1,000 plus-room luxury property to be located 1.5 km off shore near Doha. The

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Fifa ethics chiefs agree next step for 2018/2022 report

Fifa ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert and investigator Michael Garcia have met for the first time since their public disagreement and agreed a report into the 2018/2022 World Cups bid process should be further reviewed. They decid

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Fifa lodges criminal case over World Cup bids

World soccer's governing body Fifa lodged a criminal complaint in Switzerland on Tuesday against unidentified people over the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, but stood by its conclusion that any wrongdoing was not enough to jeopard

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World Cup bids investigator disputes Fifa report

Fifa cleared Russia and Qatar on Thursday of wrongdoing in their bids to host the World Cup, but the former US prosecutor who led the investigation by soccer's governing body said it had misrepresented his findings. A German j

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Qatar cleared of graft; World Cup projects to gather pace

Infrastructure projects related to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar are expected to gather pace after Fifa's ethics committee gave the go-ahead for the event, rejecting corruption claims. The committee said on Thursday it could fin

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Fifa judge gives all-clear to 2018/2022 bids

The soccer World Cups of 2018 and 2022 are set go ahead in Russia and Qatar as planned after Fifa's ethics committee said on Thursday it could find no grounds for reopening the controversial bidding process. In a long-awaited

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Fifa does not favour April/May Qatar World Cup

Fifa showed little enthusiasm towards a proposal to stage the 2022 World Cup in April and May, saying that January/February or November/December remained the most likely options for the tournament in Qatar. Soccer's governing

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European clubs want Qatar World Cup in April/May

European clubs want April and May to be considered as possible months for staging the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. A Fifa task force begun discussions in September over the timing of the event, when the January/February and November/D

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Media slammed for doubts over Qatar World Cup

Qatar got the rights to host World Cup 2022 fairly, with the procedures of Fifa, and it won't lose it   because of some negative media opinion, said the president of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah

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