Real estate, construction firms are Qatar’s biggest borrowers

July 8, 2014 3:20 am

Qatar’s central bank has said real estate and contracting sectors together make up one of the biggest shares of commercial banks’ total domestic credit facilities in the country, the Peninsula has reported. The banks’ exposure to the real estate and contracting sectors jointly account for 20.29% of Qatar’s total credit facilities, the second biggest chunk after the public sector, the apex lender said.