27 June 2015
With the start of the turtle hatching season in Qatar, the Ministry of Environment is launching a campaign to protect and conserve the turtle population in the Qatari waters, said The Peninsula. The...
26 June 2015
About 5.8% of Qatar’s population is considered to be pre-diabetic and nearly 10% of pregnant women in the country has diabetes, going by the latest statistics from the Supreme Council of Health (SCH...
22 January 2015
A new economic outlook published today by PwC, Building a strong foundation for the future, says that Qatar is one of the best placed GCC countries to weather the current fall in oil prices. However...
04 January 2015
The non-hydrocarbon sector in Qatar continues to drive economic growth, pushing its share of GDP to over half (50.7%) in Q3 2014 for the first time from 49.0% in Q2 2014. Real GDP growth accelerated...
28 December 2014
Demand for fresh vegetables and fruits sold at the central market is going up, thanks to the rising population, but a welcome development has been that compared to last year vegetables are cheaper...
20 December 2014
The production of energy, and non-oil operations and services remain Qatar’s main developmental activities. These represent the strong indicators of our national economy, which makes us less...
11 December 2014
Doha was yesterday declared one of the New7Wonders Cities after a two year voting process by the global campaign, said news360. Bernard Weber, Founder-President of New7Wonders, yesterday announced...
24 November 2014
Hundreds of financial leaders are expected to travel to Qatar this week for the 3rd annual Euromoney Qatar Conference, which will be held from Monday 24 - Tuesday 25 November, 2014, at the Ritz...
17 October 2014
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released its first 20-year passenger growth forecast, projecting that passenger numbers are expected to reach 7.3 billion by 2034. That represents a...
05 October 2014
The non-hydrocarbon sector in Qatar continues to drive economic growth, supporting the diversification of the economy. Real GDP growth accelerated to 5.7% in Q2 2014, from a revised 5.4% in the...
13 September 2014
Qatar’s labour force is expected to reach 1.7mn by end-2014, adding 120,000 jobs this year, a QNB study has shown, said Gulf Times. After having stagnated during 2009-11, the labour force is now...
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...

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