Ruling Al Thanis divided over regional reconciliation
The reconciliation that the US is pushing for between Doha and its neighbours is hampered by regional complexities and internal differences in the Qatari royal family.
The recycling of oil money through religion-based organizations has taken off since Sept. 11, 2001. Islamic financial operations have increased at a dizzying pace, with Manama and Kuala Lumpur emerging as counterweights to London and New York.
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