VIDEO: WSJ says standoff putting pressure on Qatar’s financial system

The Wall Street Journal said in a report last week that the ongoing Gulf standoff with Qatar is pressuring the country’s financial system.

This comes after Fitch Ratings in August downgraded Qatar’s credit rating to AA- from AA because of geopolitical risks related to the diplomatic standoff, which it said was “unlikely to be resolved for some time”.

Al Arabiya’s Bashayer Almutairi reports.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 12:04 - GMT 09:04