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 GENERAL INFORMATION
 IOC Code:
QAT
 Country:  Qatar
 Continent: Asia
 President: Sheikh Abdullah
       bin Khalifah Al Thani
       (Prime minister)
 Capital: Doha
 Largest City:  Doha
 Currency: Riyal (QAR)
 Official languages: Arabic
 Motto:

 POPULATION (1 January 2005)
 Population: 813 000
 GDP/inhabitant (in US $): 31 397  
 Density (inhabitants/km2): 75
 Average age (in years):  
 Life expectancy (in years): 73.4

 COMMUNICATION
 Internet code: .qa 
 Calling code: +974
map of Qatar

 

 DESCRIPTION
Qatar, officially the State of Qatar, is an emirate in the Middle East or Western Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeasterly coast of the larger Arabian Peninsula. It is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the south; otherwise the Persian Gulf surrounds the state.

Source: www.wikipedia.com