BMI View: Qatar's IT market has the strongest outlook of the high income Middle East countries
throughout the medium term. We forecast total IT spending will increase at a CAGR of 6.9% throughout
2016-2020 to a value of QAR5.2bn in 2020. The hardware market is highly ..."
BMI View: Demand for computer hardware held up better in Qatar than most commodity reliant markets
in 2015, and we believe Qatar's medium-term outlook is stronger across the whole IT market than the rest
of the GCC. Major project spending by the government will drive ..."
BMI View: Qatar's economic outlook is brighter than its peers in the GCC - and this is reflected in our
relatively strong outlook for IT spending growth over the medium term. Major government projects to
modernise the economy and public services, as well as investment ..."
BMI View: We hold a positive outlook on the Qatari economy and the IT market as a whole despite the
global oil slump that has lowered oil prices since 2014. IT market growth in Qatar will be maintained by
large government programmes, modernisation efforts and public s ..."
BMI View: Qatar's economic outlook weakened as a result of the fall in oil prices in 2014 and 2015, but
relative to other producer states we consider it to have a strong outlook. IT market growth will be
maintained by large investment in modernisation initiatives such ..."
BMI View: We maintain a bullish outlook for IT sector growth 2015-2019, and maintain our view that
Qatar's high private consumption levels and bright economic growth outlook will combine to make the
market a regional outperformer. Although Qatar's small population pre ..."
IT is required to develop a secure cyber environment, maintain a uniform flow of information, and increase the revenue of an organization. The demand for IT in the private and public sectors, and optimistic economic scenario and huge support from government have encouraged many b ..."
BMI View: We have revised down our forecast for Qatari IT market growth in the Q215 update, as well as
extending our forecast to 2019. However, we still have a bullish outlook for IT sector growth 2015-2019,
and maintain our view that Qatar's high private consumption ..."
BMI View: Qatar's high private consumption levels and bright economic growth outlook are generating
good opportunities in the country's IT sector. Although Qatar's small population prevents it from becoming
a major IT hub in the MENA region, the ICT sector has been a ..."
BMI View: Although Qatar's small population limits growth opportunities in the IT market, it is
nevertheless supported by high private consumption levels and strong government support for the ICT
sector. ICT has been a major beneficiary of government policies to diver ..."