Qatar tops in project financing
Tuesday, Sep 16, 2008
With a projected spend of whopping $100bn on investment and infrastructure projects by 2012, Qatar is leading the way in the regions project finance transactions growth.
On the backdrop huge opportunities emerging across several sectors as a result, Qatar is to host the 3rd Annual World Islamic Infrastructure Finance Conference (WIIFC) focusing on innovations in Islamic project finance.
The conference which will put emphasis on new insights into the latest mechanism for financing complex transaction will see some unprecedented line-up of outstanding speakers from the Middle East, Europe, North America and Asia to discuss the growth potential of Islamic finance and the next wave of mega-deals.
Building on the success of last years conference WIIFC 2008 to be held on October 28 at Doha Intercontinental Hotel will gather more than 250 international decision-makers including bankers, investors, project financiers and asset managers as well as developers representing key industry sectors such as real estate, oil and gas, telecommunications, power and water.