08 January 2014
The Qatar Financial Centre Authority (QFC Authority) has issued amendments in three important areas of the QFC legal environment for which the QFC Authority is responsible.These changes aim to make...
04 January 2014
The World Trade Festival 2014 (formerly Doha Trade Fair), one of Qatar’s biggest shopping carnivals, yesterday opened its doors for visitors at the Waab Mahergh tent located at Al Waab area. The 10-...
03 January 2014
The Qatar Chamber, representative body of the private sector, and the Customs Department have plans to jointly set up an electronic system whereby the approvals needed from the various agencies for...
03 January 2014
With Qatar itself in a transformation mode, its vibrant corporate sector has embarked on re-branding initiatives not only to add value to their stature but also to try a bigger slice in the domestic...
03 January 2014
The Qatar Exchange All Share Index may hit the 12,500 level by the end of 2014 and is likely to double liquidity on the back of a strong performance in 2013, according to analysts quoted in a report...
02 January 2014
The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has released preliminary figures of the value of exports, re-exports and imports for November 2013. A short analysis of the data is given...
31 December 2013
The Qatar Exchange would like to inform investors that Qatar Central Securities Depository (QCSD) will, as of January 2, 2013  perform all the activities and functions currently carried out by CRD at...
30 December 2013
Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) have released the preliminary estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant and current prices for the third quarter (Q3) of 2013. The...
29 December 2013
Qatar and Morocco have signed an aid deal worth $1.25bn, part of a five-year package of financial assistance extended by Gulf states to the North African kingdom to help it strengthen its economy. ...
29 December 2013
Qatari residents are bracing for a sharp rise in the cost of living in 2014, according to a Government-commissioned consumer confidence survey. The Consumer Confidence Index for July to September,...
28 December 2013
A business research firm, Business Monitor International (BMI), has forecast Qatar's real GDP to grow by 5.4 percent in 2014 from an estimated 5.7 percent in 2013 and down from 6.2 percent in 2012. ...
27 December 2013
Qatar is expected to post a budget surplus of over QR80bn ($21.97bn) in the current fiscal year as the budget was based on an oil price of $65 per barrel while the average crude prices in the...

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