Officials from Qatar's global investment arm will hold talks in crisis-hit Greece on Wednesday, the development ministry said.
Greece's Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras, pictured during a joint press conference with Qatar's Premier and FM, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem bin Jabr al-Thani, in Doha, on January 29, 2013. The energy-rich Gulf emirate in January announced during a visit by Samaras that it planned to invest up to a billion euros in a joint fund with Athens to bolster recession-hit Greek industry.
Greece has long sought to entice Qatari investment in real estate development to jumpstart its flagging construction industry, traditionally one of the main engines of its economy.
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