21 May 2014
Qatar ranked (19) out of (60) countries mostly high income countries in the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) World Competitiveness Yearbook 2014. Despite a lower rank than...
20 May 2014
Falling oil prices will pose a challenge to Qatar unless the government steps up diversification efforts and develops its manufacturing sector, according to a new report by ICAEW. In its latest...
17 May 2014
Qatar Investment Authority is acquiring joint control of a group of luxury hotels in five European cities including the Carlton InterContinental in Cannes and Amsterdam’s Amstel InterContinental. The...
16 May 2014
Qatar on Wednesday said it will abolish the sponsorship (Kafala) system and replace it with a"system based on employment contracts", as part of a wide-ranging labor market reforms the country was...
16 May 2014
HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani led Qatar's delegation to the 49th meeting of the GCC trade ministers, now in progress in Kuwait on Wednesday. HE...
16 May 2014
Sweden's Minister of Trade Dr. Ewa Bjorling (pictured), currently visiting Qatar, said her country seeks to boost its bilateral trade and deepen its relationship with Qatar.  Speaking to Qatar News...
15 May 2014
Qatar Chamber (QC) and an Italian business delegation discussed here Wednesday ways of enhancing ties of joint cooperation in trade, investment and industrial areas.  QC Vice-Chairman Mohammed bin...
15 May 2014
In a move which will help to attract additional foreign investment to the Qatar Stock Exchange, MSCI announced the final list of Qatari stocks that will join the MSCI Emerging Markets Index upon the...
11 May 2014
Qatar Exchange (QE), in collaboration with QNB Financial Services and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, yesterday concluded a week roadshow that was held in London and New York to enhance investor...
10 May 2014
The Qatar market index (QE 20) fell by 0.64 per cent to close at 12,851.64 points on Wednesday, May 7. Mannai Corporation was the top gainer, ending up 5.86 per cent at QAR113.89. Vodafone Qatar...
09 May 2014
The combined market capitalisation of GCC bourses increased 4.7 per cent month-on-month (MoM) to $1.1 trillion (Dh4 trillion) in April, Global Finance House said in its monthly report. All indices,...
08 May 2014
The listing of Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company (MPHC) is expected to prompt other companies to float on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), according to global consultant PricewaterhouseCoopers (...

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