04 June 2013
An overwhelming 88% of young Qataris said they are happy with the direction their country has been heading in when looking back over the last five years, according to the 5th Annual ASDA’A Burson-...
31 May 2013
The country’s sovereign wealth fund, the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) is learned to be in negotiations to buy a Dallas-based luxury chain, the New York Post said on Thursday. “The QIA, sources...
30 May 2013
Silatech, Bedaya Center and Maersk Oil joined forces to launch the Career Development Forum, the first of a series of forums to take place in Doha on an annual basis. The two day event was launched...
29 May 2013
QSA has released preliminary report of exports and imports for the first quarter of 2013. A short analysis of the data is given below: - Foreign merchandise trade balance,for the first quarter 2013...
26 May 2013
The brash power play by Qatar to poach the International Civil Aviation Organization from Montreal vanished as suddenly and surprisingly as it had appeared last month after the tiny emirate...
24 May 2013
GDP growth in Qatar is expected to reach seven percent this year, Fitch Ratings has said in a new report. The rating agency said public sector would drive credit growth related to the $95bn of...
24 May 2013
The government has hinted it might try to acquire land in neighbourhoods in Doha and other towns to build commercial complexes to help meet a severe shortage of shops and push down their demand-...
24 May 2013
Qatar no longer holds the balance of power when needy banks come seeking equity. The terms of recent investments by the country’s sovereign wealth fund in Russia’s VTB and Germany’s Deutsche Bank...
24 May 2013
The Middle East and North Africa region is not a favourite of global investors, and recent events have not enamoured them further, despite the region’s potential. With parts of the Middle East and...
15 May 2013
Qatar Statistics Authority (QSA) has released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for April 2013. The CPI reached 114.0, showing an increase of 0.1% when compared to the CPI of March 2013, and an increase...
14 May 2013
Qatar Intermediate Industries holding Co. Ltd.  known as "Qatar Holding" a subsidiary of Qatar Petroleum, unveiled on the 14th of May at a ceremony; its new corporate identity. The groundbreaking...
10 May 2013
Tiny Gulf state Qatar is home to 12 billionaires who hold $17bn in assets between them, a report by the Qatar Financial Centre Authority (QFCA) found. The gas-rich country’s high-net-worth community...

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