28 May 2014
The new directive issued by Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani to raise foreign ownership in Qatari stocks by investors outside the GCC nations to 49% from the current 25% will proof...
28 May 2014
First-quarter (Q1) findings from the Qatar Quarterly Survey (QQS), an opinion-monitoring poll conducted by Qatar University’s Social and Economic Survey Research Institute (SESRI), suggest that...
25 May 2014
Ahead of the MSCI Emerging Markets inclusion for Qatari companies, the Qatar Stock Exchange hosted a dinner event in London for senior representatives of sell side Brokers and Institutions. The event...
23 May 2014
Tiffany & Co., the US luxury jewellery retailer in which the Qatar Investment Authority owns an 8.7 percent stake, has raised its full-year profit forecast after it reported better-than-expected...
23 May 2014
Vornado Realty Trust is in close talks with a Qatar sovereign-wealth fund to finance its planned condo tower on Central Park South. The Qatar Investment Authority would provide hundreds of millions...
23 May 2014
Director of Economic Promotion at the Peruvian Ministry of Foreign Relations Guido Luica met Friday with HE Qatar Ambassador in Peru Jamal Nasser Sultan Al-Bader, in preparation for the upcoming...
22 May 2014
HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed Al Thani (pictured) who is also the Chairman of Qatar Authority for Development of SMEs (EQ) has invited the Qatari youths...
22 May 2014
Qatar Exchange index lost 96.59 points (0.74%) this week when trading closed at 13,008.16 points here Thursday afternoon.  The trading value during this week decreased by 6.49% to reach QR 4,631,346,...
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...

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