Delegation from Qatar to visit Portland - 12 February 2013 - From Ben Jacklet

A delegation from Qatar, the world’s richest nation by per capita measurements, will visit Portland next Wednesday touting business opportunities as the nation gears up to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Hassan Al-Thawadi, Secretary General of the Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee, is joining the U.S. Ambassador to Qatar, Susan Ziadeh, in a whirlwind West Coast tour next week of Los Angeles, Portland and Seattle. (continue reading...)