02 September 2013
EC Harris, the leading property and infrastructure consultancy, is today publishing a landmark global study which provides fresh insight into the current and future prosperity of nations across the...
29 August 2013
The Business Year talks to Shashank Srivastava, CEO and Board Member at the Qatar Financial Centre Authority, on the role and ambitions of the institution: The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) was set up...
28 August 2013
The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics has released preliminary figures of the value of exports, re-exports and imports for June 2013. A short analysis of the data is given below: - In...
27 August 2013
Domestic institutions resorted to heavy profit-booking to drag the Qatar Exchange for the second day yesterday and its key index retreated below the 10,000 mark for the first time in four days. ...
27 August 2013
Thanks to Qatar's rising wealth, the average monthly salary has gone up by more than 20 percent in the past 15 months. The average was QR10,000 ($2,746) for men in the second quarter of this year and...
26 August 2013
The growth of the insurance markets within the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) will continue, albeit at a reduced pace, as economic growth remains relatively modest in 2013, according...
24 August 2013
More than 70 percent of jobless Qataris refuse to work in the private sector, according to a new survey. The Government second-quarter labour force sample survey found the reluctance to work for...
24 August 2013
Stock markets in Qatar and the United Arab rose to new multi-year highs on Thursday despite a sell-off in emerging markets around the world, as retail investors in the Gulf bought selected stocks...
24 August 2013
Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) have released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for July 2013. The CPI settled 114.5, showing no change increase when compared to the CPI of June...
23 August 2013
Qatar's economy is poised for a slowdown to 5% this year but will still top the other Gulf countries, the G5 and the global average, with inflation expected to "mildly harden", according to the Bank...
16 August 2013
After dropping nearly 15 percent, gold prices in the local market surged to a four-month high yesterday, with a gram of the yellow metal selling for QR165. Bars of 116 grams (10 tola) were sold at...
16 August 2013
Sudanese Minister of Interior Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid has hailed Qatar for its swift relief response to help alleviate the effects of the heavy rains and floods in Sudan. Speaking at a press...

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