23 January 2016
Qatari Minister of Economy and Commerce HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani has held a series of meetings, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos - Switzerland, with a...
19 January 2016
Gulf states, led by the United Arab Emirates, offer the best business conditions found in the world’s emerging markets, according to the 2016 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index. The Index, in...
18 January 2016
Doha Petroleum Club held its second event of the year with the main topic of discussion being Cyber Attacks Danger in the GCC by Dr. Mohammed Al-Dorani who presented his newly published book Cyber...
18 January 2016
Amwal LLC, Qatar’s leading independent asset management firm, has been appointed Fund Manager for the Al-Beit Al Mali Fund founded by Investment House for investing in listed equities in Qatar, in...
16 January 2016
Prices rose 2.7 percent in the country in 2015 fuelled mainly by the rising cost of education, house rent, communications and transport.   Education became 18 percent costlier in the year, mainly...
13 January 2016
The Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics (MDPS) has released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of December 2015. The CPI of December, 2015 is estimated at 106.4, showing a...
09 January 2016
2016 is set to be a year of fiscal prudence with regards to employee salary rises in the GCC with caution being the key word, according to HR agency Mercer Middle East. Its 2015 Total Remuneration...
08 January 2016
Qatar Exchange index gained 19.74 points (+0.16%) this week when the bourse closed Thursday afternoon at 12,305.52 points. Trading value during this week decreased by 27.29% to reach QR 2,494,349,400...
05 January 2016
The Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics (MDPS) has released the Machinery & Equipment Price Index (MEPI) relating to the second half of 2015. The MEPI remained at 102.2 showing no...
04 January 2016
Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) have released the preliminary estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at current and constant prices for the Third quarter (Q3) of 2015. The...
03 January 2016
Year 2015 was vibrant for Qatar with a multitude of major diplomatic, political, economic and cultural events, activities and achievements. Major amendments to labour and residency laws and new...
03 January 2016
The government spent nearly a billion riyals (QR927.33m) on providing subsidised food items to citizens last year under its popular ‘Tamween’ scheme. More than half of the money (QR516.76m) was spent...

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