BYC – Your Gateway to Qatar

Welcome to the world’s fastest growing economy

The most competitive economy in the Middle East and the biggest exporter of LNG in the world, Qatar is the new focal point of all action. As the country gears up for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, it is expanding its infrastructure and services at a record pace.

Quick facts

  • Area: 11,606 km2
  • Capital: Doha
  • Inhabitants: 2.05 mil. (2013)
  • Currency: Qatari Riyal (QAR)
  • Official language: Arabic

Put Your Business on The Fast-Track With Qatar Rail
  • Qatar’s integrated railways network to be launched in time for the 2022 games
  • Total project cost over 30 billion Qatari Riyals
  • Includes long-distance, high-speed rail across Qatar, Doha metro and light rail transit
  • Upon completion, Qatar Rail will comprise 750km of track and 100 stations for both passenger and freight
  • Excellent opportunities for global businesses to apply for different types of tenders – major projects, consultancy services and corporate procurement