19 June 2011
Qatar is in talks about buying a stake in the British arm of Spanish bank Santander prior to or at the time of a planned flotation of the unit, reported the Sunday Times newspaper. Santander is in...
19 June 2011
Qatar continues to be the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter in the world in 2010, accounting for 25.5% of overall global LNG exports, according to analysis by QNB Capital. Qatar has been...
19 June 2011
The Commercial Bank of Qatar (“Commercialbank”) announced a 5% dividend payout on its flagship equity fund, Al Waseela Funds. The Al Waseela Funds have been available to investors since April 2007...
17 June 2011
Barwa Bank, Qatar’s newest Sharia’h compliant banking service provider, held a seminar on ‘The Future of Islamic Finance’ on Monday. The seminar was attended by over 70 guests representing the...
17 June 2011
With the start of the summer holiday season, QNB has launched a range of travel services and rewards whereby QNB credit cardholders can enjoy a hassle free travel experience. This enhanced range of...
16 June 2011
Four months after the order for conventional banks to close their Islamic units, the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) decision may be proving less positive than expected for purely Islamic lenders. Despite...
15 June 2011
The Commercial bank and the British Council concluded their first jointly organised Springboard for Women’s development programme with a closing ceremony on 13 June 2011 at Coral Hotel, where the two...
15 June 2011
Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) QSC is proud to have played a role in the successful Ras Laffan C Project, Qatar’s largest co-generation plant, which was inaugurated recently by His Highness...
15 June 2011
SIX Telekurs, a leading global financial information provider, has announced yesterday that live trading data from Qatar Exchange is available to investors across the globe via its platform. The real...
14 June 2011
Inflation in Qatar is projected to hit 3.3% this year and 2.2% in 2012 amid increasing transport and food costs while rents show signs of stabilisation, according to to a forecast model on consumer...
14 June 2011
In pursuit of building a strong and highly skilled Qatari national banking work force and as per the vision of Qatar, QNB has launched a new scholarships scheme for citizens. Scholarships will be...
14 June 2011
Doha Bank & UNESCO launches the nationwide ECO-Schools LOGO Competition along with the launching of the ECO-Schools Programme & website on 02nd March 2011. The programme began its awareness...

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