Qatar: ‘We can defend our currency and the economy’

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Food, fuel and flights: How Qatar may suffer

Qatar says its economy is strong enough to cope with what it calls a “blockade” by neighboring Arab states.

In remarks emailed to CNNMoney, Qatar finance minister Ali Shareef Al Emadi said inflation could tick higher this year because of the disruption to trade, but the state could rely on its ample reserves and stable banking system.

by CNN Money