2019 to be a celebration of Qatar-India culture

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The year 2019 will be the year of India and Qatar. It will be a year of a celebrations of the cultures of the both countries. 

If what Indian Ambassador P.Kumaran said is to be believed, next year will be celebrated as the Qatar-India Year of Culture, wherein partnerships will be organised by the Indian side with Qatar Museums and a plethora of exciting cultural exhibitions and events that will highlight the cultural and traditional ties of both the countries. 


The Indian ambassador underlined the importance of India- Qatar relations stating that Indian corporate look at Qatar as a promising market and are today pursuing collaborations in a number of areas, including infrastructure, information and communication technology.

He further stated that due to direct linking Indian ports with Qatar has led to substantial increase in Qatar’s imports from India.

A total of 24 fully owned Indian companies and an estimated 6000 Qatar-India joint ventures operate in various sectors of the Qatari economy.

Kumaran also appreciated Qatar’s contribution to India’s energy security, as a reliable long-term partner for increasing energy needs.