The Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, speaking at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), wished Russia further fruitful cooperation with his country and the mercy and blessings of Allah. A broadcast of the speech is available on the SPIEF website.
"We wish the forum to fulfill its goals, and we wish our countries further fruitful cooperation. Peace be upon you, the mercy and blessings of Allah," the emir said, thanking Russian President Vladimir Putin for inviting him to the forum.
Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani noted in his speech that his country is a leader in foreign investment in Russia, and praised the bilateral economic cooperation. He urged Russian businesses to pay attention to investment opportunities in Qatar as well. The Emir also stressed that he appreciates Russia's role in vaccine production and distribution.
Qatar is a partner country of SPIEF this year. The Emir, like Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, participates in the plenary session with Putin via video link.
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Based on materials from "Lenta.ru"