Yearly Archives: 2016

First economic mission for Qadran

[box class="light"] [row_fluid][span6] A Qadran delegation, composed of CEOS of Qatari companies and led by H.E. Sheikh Meshal Bin Hamad Al-Thani, the State of Qatar’s Ambassador to France, was in Cannes on Thursday 8th, to meet both the city and the region Provence-Alpes-Côte-D’Azur’s key players. This constitutes Qadran’s first regional economic mission since it was created just a year ago. On the agenda, a business lunch at the International...


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The Qatari joint stock company, Rasgas Company Limited, established in 2001 by Qatar Petroleum and ExxonMobil, announced on Wednesday June 29th that Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Company - 3 (RL 3) has entered into a new liquefied natural gas (LGN) sales and purchase agreement with French energy company, EDF, under which RasGas will deliver up to 2 million tons of LNG...

New Investment for FFC

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The Qatar Investment Authority and CDC International Capital announced on Tuesday June 28th their joint equity investment of 20% in the capital of the property company SGI Africa, a subsidiary of the French group CFAO, along with Wendel.

This investment strengthens their partnership within the fund “Future French Chamions” (FFC), which was created in 2014, and expands the range of their...

Total strengthens its position in Qatar

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Total signed a deal with the company Qatar Petroleum to acquire a 30% stake in the capital of the offshore oil field concession Al-Shaheen, as of July 14th 2017, for a period of 25 years. This giant oil field, created in 1994, produces 300 000 barrels of oil per day, which represents nearly half of the oil production in Qatar. Total has been present...


On Tuesday June 21st, Mayhoola investment fund, which is affiliated to the Royal Family of Qatar, has agreed to purchase the French fashion brand for 485 million euros.

PSG night at the Parc

On the invitation of Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, President of PSG, Qadran members attended, on the evening of Saturday May 14th, the final game of the season at the Parc des Princes.


The first "Rencontres du Qadran" were held on April 5th 2016, at the Royal Monceau Raffles Hotel in Paris, in the presence of H. E. Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassem bin Mohammed Al-Thani, Minister of Economy and Commerce of Qatar and M. Emmanuel Macron, Minister of the Economy, the Industry and the Digital Sector.