The State of Qatar is a small country located on a peninsula in the Arabian Gulf. Despite its size, it is one of the world’s most important oil and gas producing countries. Qatar is one of the most exciting countries in the region, with the pace of economic expansion, diversification and modernization quickening each year.
Qatar is fostering and attracting the best local and international talent in the areas of culture, arts, education and science. It is home to the awardwinning Al Jazeera English, the internationally renowned Museum of Islamic Art, and the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, one of the most far-reaching centers for education and research excellence in the Middle East.
Qatar is also promoting health, wellness and sport, both locally and internationally. Qatar is home to the Aspetar Qatar Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Hospital, a FIFA Centre of Excellence, and the Aspire Zone, which hosts some of the world’s finest sport venues. It is establishing the Sidra Medical and Research Center, an ultramodern, all digital academic medical center for women and children.
Qatar will also be host to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.