Qatari –Austrian relations

December 08 2016

The lecture was held on 7Dec.2016. The speaker HE. Mr. Willi  Kemble ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the State of Qatar. At the outset of his speech  he stressed that," ties linking Austria to the state of Qatar in the fields of  sport, culture ,politics, and even economics   are deep and multiple, noting that  the relationships between the Qatar and Austria  are progressing well, especially after opening the Austrian embassy in Doha in the year 2011. Concerning the economic relations between the two countries, HE. pointed out that the trade volume exchange between the two countries reached $ 250 million in value, also HE. Referred  to the  existence of future projects and important  economic issues now under discussion  between the two countries. He as well talked of the integration of many Austrian citizens in the Qatari society, saying , some work  in the sport field and Aspire Sports  Academy, others work in the field of aviation and air-ports security.