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Posted On: 23 April 2022 11:12 am
Updated On: 23 April 2022 11:58 am

Carrefour Qatar denies accusation of boycotting FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

Fareeha Imtiaz
Fareeha Imtiaz
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In response to claims made by media outlets, Carrefour Qatar denies any type of boycott towards the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ via their official twitter handle on 22 April 2022.

The tweet stated the following:

"In reference to claims made by some media outlets around its boycott of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Carrefour Group, based in Paris, France, have issued the following statement: "This fake news is groundless. Carrefour Group and its subsidiaries are not engaged in any boycott action of the World Cup in Qatar." As Carrefour Qatar, we reiterate the same position with full commitment to, and support of the World Cup in Qatar, as well as remaining strongly committed to operating in Qatar, where we look forward to serving our valued customers and guests of the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022".

Certain media outlets had reported that Carrefour would be boycotting the World Cup in Qatar. However, this has been explicitly denied by the Carrefour Group.

Source: Carrefour Qatar
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