E. Kasaev, MGIMO University, 76, prosp. Vernadskogo, Moscow, 119454, Russian Federation (email@example.com).
Abstract. The article deals with the economic role of an emirate situated on the crossroad of the main Persian Gulf trade flows. Fundamental changes in economic shape of Qatar, which are largerly owing to this country's turning into a powerful natural-gas actor on different markets, the extension and modernisation of transportation network, the activation of banking business, the development of information-communication technologies sector are examined.
Keywords: Qatar, transportation, Islam banks, information-communication sector, Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf
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