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Tax Haven Series (Part 1): Qatari Royals Unveiled in Panama Papers

Posted: September 22nd, 2017 is currently rolling out a series of posts on the assets and holdings of the Qatari state and its royal family, Al-Thani. A central figure in our research is Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani (known by his initials “HBJ”), the former Prime Minister of Qatar who ran the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) until 2013…

Tagged: More on Qatar - Al Thani Family, More on Qatar - Offshore Assets

QIA Investment with Hong Kong Lau Family (Part 2)

Posted: September 11th, 2017

The Qatar Investment Authority’s reach extends across the globe, from Los Angeles to New York, London to Moscow, and Singapore to Hong Kong. Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund, controlled by the country’s ruling Al-Thani family, purchased a 20% stake in the Hong Kong premium retail operator Lifestyle International Holdings Ltd. for U.S. $600 million in October 2014…

Tagged: More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - China Investments

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