Why Harrods’ Qatari Owner Keeps Buying British

Why Harrods’ Qatari Owner Keeps Buying British Play

Feb. 12 (Bloomberg) -- From skyscrapers to supermarkets, the Qatar Investment Authority, one of the world's biggest sovereign wealth funds, has stakes in many British companies...but in 2010 it spent about $1.5 billion to buy Harrods, one of the country's most treasured businesses. In an exclusive interview, Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua caught up with the CEO of the Qatar Investment Authority to discuss his plans for the store and other opportunities he may be considering. (Source: Bloomberg)

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