Doha plans $5.5B island to house World Cup fans

The logo of Barwa Real Estate is seen in Doha December 1,2009. Qatar's Barwa Real Estate Co expects to recover 70-75 percent of financing provided to South African Frankel, owned by business man Barry Tannenbaum who is accused of a $1.9 billion corporate fraud. (REUTERS/Fadi Al-Assaad)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on May 28, 2013, on page 5.




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