06 October 2014
The number of firms licensed by Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) reached 200 at the end of September 2014, registering a growth of 20 percent compared to the number of firms registered at the close of...
13 September 2014
Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar’s (WCMC-Q) Biomedical Research Training Program for Nationals, a program inspired by the Qatar Vision 2030 for the country to develop a knowledge-based economy...
13 September 2014
The European Central Bank (ECB) surprised markets on September 4 by announcing its first dose of Quantitative Easing (QE) for the moribund Eurozone economy. Policy rates were cut by 10 basis points,...
08 September 2014
Qatar Airways will boost services to Thailand with the introduction of non-stop flights to Phuket, effective October 26th, 2014. The airline currently serves the Doha – Phuket route daily via a...
31 August 2014
Qatar’s real estate prices continue to reach record highs. According to the Real Estate Price Index (REPI) published by the Qatar Central Bank (QCB), average prices for land, commercial and...
23 August 2014
The Qatar Friendship Fund (QFF) recently inaugurated a new education centre in the city of Sendai, Japan, Qatar News Agency has reported. The centre is one of 10 projects initiated by QFF as part of...
09 August 2014
The insurance and transport sectors were seen going through their troughs in terms of profitability during the first six months of this year, but they exhibit inherent intrinsic strengths in view of...
26 June 2014
QNB Group has  published its China Economic Insight 2014 report. The report analyzes how China is surpassing the US and the EU as the biggest economy in the world and faces the challenges of...
04 June 2014
994 Qatari students studying in U.S. universities and colleges have contributed $29 million to the U.S. economy during 2012-2013. These estimates are from Carian College Advisors, an education...
08 April 2014
Jaidah Automotive – a fully-owned subsidiary of the Jaidah Group – announced today an increase in sales figures for their wholesale business. The announcement was made at a yearly appreciation event...
15 February 2014
The construction sector has extreme importance in the Middle East — in the private and public spheres  — as it is the locomotive of development for other sectors of the economy, including the...
04 July 2012
QNB Group, one of the largest and one of the most highly regarded financial institutions in the Middle East and North Africa region, has announced its financial results for the six months ended 30...

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