University of Evansville

Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana

The Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana ensures that students experience international situations, challenges, and opportunities that prepare them to contribute and succeed in a global economy.

WorldView - Asia

Qatar

US Dept of State - Qatar

"Oil formed the cornerstone of Qatar's economy well into the 1990s and still accounts for about 62% of total government revenue." more...

Global Edge

"Ruled by the al-Thani family since the mid-1800s, Qatar transformed itself from a poor British protectorate noted mainly for pearling into an independent state with significant oil and natural gas revenues." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Despite the global financial crisis, Qatar has maintained its economic growth of the last several years. Qatari authorities throughout the crisis sought to protect the local banking sector with direct investments into domestic banks." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"Qatar is a constitutional monarchy governed by the ruling Al Thani family in consultation with a council of ministers, an appointed advisory council and an elected municipal council. Islamic beliefs and tribal traditions provide the foundation of the countrys customs, laws and practices. Located in the heart of the Arabian Gulf, Qatar is a dynamic, modernizing, rapidly developing country that is among the wealthiest in the world." more...

Languages of Qatar

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages."more...

International Monetary Fund

"IMF reports and publications for Qatar - The IMF is an organization of 187 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." more...