08 February 2017
Qatar is home (albeit mostly a temporary one) to numerous people from around the world, who comprise the vast majority of its population, with Qataris being a minority for decades now. As the exact...
06 February 2017
The Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has registered impressive numbers that documents the remarkable performance of Brazilian - GCC trade for the year 2016. Throughout the year, Brazilian...
04 February 2017
Qatar's December trade surplus increased 21.7 percent from a year earlier, its only monthly rise in 2016, according to official figures. The country's surplus rose to AED10.7 billion ($2.9 billion)...
03 February 2017
Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Argentina are expected to be the largest gross and net debt issuers in 2017. Just these four issuers could account for 37 percent of the total sovereign gross issuance...
03 February 2017
Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani said his visit to Azerbaijan would "give additional impetus to the development of political and economic relationships...
03 February 2017
Qatar's population fell marginally 0.8% at the end of January compared to the previous month, according to the Ministry of Development Planning & Statistics (MDPS). However, the figure is still 6...
02 February 2017
The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana Company, dealer of Nissan vehicles in Qatar, has announced the recall of Nissan X-Trail models of 2014-2016...
01 February 2017
According to the EY Middle East Hotel Benchmark Survey Report, hospitality markets across MENA witnessed a negative performance in 2016 compared to 2015. The majority of markets experienced a drop in...
31 January 2017
An unstable global economy, fraught with geopolitical uncertainty, left many wondering if retailers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) would struggle to turn a profit in 2016. Yet, just as...
28 January 2017
Qatar’s investments in Russia will further strengthen ties between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-member oil producers, OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo told...
28 January 2017
Sitting in his spacious office in Doha’s West Bay, free from the entourage of assistants usually attached to CEOs of large, government-backed organisations, Rashid Bin Ali Al Mansoori appears relaxed...
28 January 2017
The recovery in oil price and a strong expansion in non-hydrocarbons should help Qatar effectively manage the future interest rate hikes, helping the country's economic growth to pick up this year,...

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