Qatar Еxpresses Interest in Investments in Greece
Thursday, 02 May 2019
Economic diplomacy and investments dominated the contacts of Foreign Minister Giorgos Katrougalos on his first day of his visit to Doha, the second stop of his tour in the Gulf countries. Contacts that, according to diplomatic sources, have highlighted Qatar's interest in strengthening its presence in Greece at a time when the country emerges from the crisis and presents significant investment opportunities.
In particular, during his meeting with the Minister of Transport and Communications, Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti, Katrougalos referred to the advantages of our country as a natural bridge between the East and the West, highlighting in particular the developed infrastructure and its traditional friendly relations with the Arab people. The role of Greece, he added, is even more important as global interconnectivity is increasing. He also invited the minister to visit Greece in order to be informed about specific potential investment projects, in view of the promotion of privatisations that will benefit the competitiveness of the Greek economy.