The MoU, which was signed by Chief Executive Officer of QFC Yousuf Mohammed al Jaida and CEO and managing partner of B-Hive Wim De Waele, highlights the QFC's commitment to the national FinTech agenda which aims to attract international FinTech ecosystems to Qatar.
HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani officially received the mantle of hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar from Russian President Vladimir Putin, in the presence of FIFA President Gianni Infantino, at a ceremony held at the Kremlin Palace in Moscow.
The Emir stressed the importance of 2022 World Cup to all Arabs as mentioned previously in 2010 and welcomed the world to Qatar World Cup 2022. Sheikh Tamim also confirmed the success of the tournament in Qatar and stressed his great trust in the Arab youth and friends who will be present in its organization.
HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani announced that Qatar is going to directly invest $15 billion in the Turkish economy. This came at a meeting of HH the Emir with HE the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential Complex in Ankara mid-August 2018.
The Emir and the Turkish President discussed strategic bilateral relations. They also discussed ways to enhance bilateral cooperation in all fields, especially in economic and investment fields.