06 January 2017
Qatar’s ongoing public investments could overheat the economy in near term and the prospects of further rise in US interest rates may “complicate” efforts to bolster real economic growth, which is...
06 January 2017
 HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued Law No 1 of 2017 on Wednesday, amending some provisions of the Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit, and residence of expatriates. The law...
04 January 2017
Al Rayan Financial Brokerage Company (ARB), a Masraf Al Rayan (MAR) owned subsidiary and member of Qatar Exchange, has decided to suspend the activities and licence of its brokerage business,...
01 January 2017
Investment Holding Group (IHG), one of the leading contracting and trading firms in the Qatari construction sector, today announced that it has received approval from the Qatar Financial Markets...
30 December 2016
The year 2016 has witnessed many different success stories and remarkable milestones for Qatar, bringing the country an overall development under the leadership of the Emir His Highness Sheikh Tamim...
28 December 2016
The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics said today that the State of Qatar's foreign merchandise trade balance was a surplus of QR 9.6 billion.   The figure is 8% lower compared to the...
23 December 2016
Emerging governments and companies have raised close to $450 billion on global bond markets in 2016, with sovereign sales hitting record highs, and issuance next year will likely be robust as...
21 December 2016
The Qatar Institute for Public Finance (QIPF), a joint venture among the Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA), the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Ministry...
18 December 2016
About 200,000 people are expected to be employed at the logistics project being set up in south Wakra, Birkat Al Awamir and Aba Salil, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce said yesterday. The...
18 December 2016
A collection of 119 multi-purpose commercial plots has been offered to investors by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) in the new logistic project areas in Al Wakrah, Birkat Al Awamer and Aba...
17 December 2016
The Ministry of Economy and Commerce has announced the closing down of the fish market at Doha-Central Market and shifting it to a new facility in Umm Salal before the end of the first quarter of...
17 December 2016
Qatar and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) signed a memorandum of cooperation on the sidelines of the commission's 29th ministerial session, which concluded...

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