12 December 2012
Funds looking for a steady and reliable return on the capital they invest in infrastructure projects should focus their attention on the Middle East region, according to research published today by...
07 December 2012
QInvest, the Qatar-based investment bank, has sold its stake in Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC), India's leading trade exhibition organiser. It has sold its interest to ITE plc, the...
07 December 2012
Qatar’s emir has given a long-awaited green light to regulatory reform which investors hope will help to simplify the slow and complex process of doing business in the Gulf Arab state. A central bank...
01 December 2012
Despite a recent agreement by the Eurogroup and the IMF on releasing further assistance for Greece under its bailout programme, the outlook for Eurozone economies remains weak and the region’s...
30 November 2012
French state-owned bank Caisse des Depots and Qatar's sovereign fund Qatar Holding LLC said on Friday they signed a memorandum of understanding to co-invest in small and medium businesses in France....
23 November 2012
Qatar’s high economic wealth levels and strong fiscal position mitigate the country’s institutional shortcomings, limited monetary flexibility, and its banks’ increasing dependence on external...
22 November 2012
The Board of Directors of QInvest LLC announced today that Shahzad Shahbaz has resigned as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. He will remain with the firm for a period of...
18 November 2012
The Bilateral U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce Trade Mission delegation, led by Houston, Texas (USA) Mayor Annise Parker, traveled to Doha for a full two day schedule of meetings with representatives...
16 November 2012
FC Barcelona and Qatar Sports Investments announce that they have agreed, under the terms of their contract, that Qatar Airways will appear on the Club shirt from the 2013-2014 season as the new Main...
16 November 2012
Qatar Holding has said it will back Glencore's raised bid for miner Xstrata, paving the way for the $33bn takeover deal to go ahead. Qatar, an unexpected kingmaker in commodity trader Glencore's bid...
15 November 2012
The outlook for the global economy remains gloomy with some key risks: a looming fiscal crisis in the US, potential for further disruption from Eurozone sovereign debt crises and a potential slowdown...
14 November 2012
Spending on premium goods and experiences by consumers in the Middle East is on the rise, according to the new American Express Middle East Luxury Spending Tracker. The Tracker revealed that in all...

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