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Qatari stocks slipped to hit a six-week low on Wednesday, as fears that Qatar could miss out on hosting the World cup in 2022 resurface.
The corruption scandal at football's governing body doesn't involve entities under the soccer group's control, a former candidate for FIFA's top spot said.
Qatar losing the right to host the FIFA World Cup is “within the realm of possibility,” Citi bank has said, with Wednesday’s arrests “bearish” for the Arab emirate’s banks.
The Qatari royal family has bought yet another multi-million pound property in one of London's most affluent areas, according to a British newspaper.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on the recent purchase of a $60 million mansion by the Qatari royal family and the other properties in its portfolio.
Indonesia has imposed a ban on any more of its domestic helpers from working in 21 Middle Eastern countries, but will the move backfire?
Businesses can lower risk to their supply chains by setting up shop in these countries, a study says.
As the U.S. reduces its military budget, Jim Cramer sees allied countries are arming themselves. This is good news for one group of stocks.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on the unexpected delay in the delivery of Airbus' brand new A350 aircraft to Qatar Airways.
The owner of London's Canary Wharf on Friday rebuffed a raised $4.1 billion bid from Qatar and a North American investor.
CNBC's Phil Han takes a look at which foreign governments are buying up big chunks of prime London real estate.
Countries around the world that rely on oil revenues are bracing for an imminent economic and budget hit.
Oil could continue its deep slide, under new pressure from Saudi Arabia's decision to cut its selling price rather than cut production.
The top soccer official in the U.S. wants to change the way FIFA, soccer's world governing body, does business.
Qatar has introduced reforms aimed at its migrant workforce following criticism of conditions at its sites for the 2022 World Cup.
Before fighting in Gaza can end, Hamas may need to address a problem—its payroll.
James Dorsey, Senior Fellow at S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses whether corruption and labor abuse claims could cost Qatar hosting rights for the 2022 World Cup.
Khalid Al Khater, Director, Department of Research and Monetary Policy at Qatar Central Bank, outlines how the government has taken steps to contain overheating in its economy.
R. Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank, says Qatar has a history of financial stability with solid underlying economic fundamentals, and discusses the World Cup corruption allegations.
Kevin Carpenter, sports lawyer at Hill Dickinson, discusses the latest corruption allegations regarding Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid and the different options available to FIFA.