November 13, 2013
Qatar Exchange welcomed the decision of the Standard & Poors (S&P) Dow Jones to upgrade Qatar from a “frontier” to “emerging market”, describing it as a positive step that will attract further foreign investments to the Qatari stock market.
November 10, 2013
The Brazil defender has thrown his backing behind the Sweden international as the football world prepares to vote for the world's best player over the past year
CEO of Signet Institute Angus Blair said that this decline should not come as a surprise.
Qatar Holding joined the group led by BlackBerry’s largest shareholder Fairfax Financial Holdings in making the cash infusion after the company abandoned hopes of finding a buyer earlier this month.
he event will feature a selection of luxury categories such as fine art, high-end jewellery, fashion, handcrafted time pieces, designer furniture and exquisite table settings, luxury automobiles, fine dining, private aviation and luxury travel.
November 7, 2013
"Islamic finance is a big growth area in the Middle East as it is growing 50 per cent faster than the overall banking sector," Mr Balasubramanian said.
November 6, 2013
Qatar Airways (QR) allegedly broke Oneworld Airline Alliance rules barely a week after joining the airline group when it denied premium frequent flyers from accessing its luxury lounges in London and Doha.
November 5, 2013
Qatar's Ministry of Finance announced Tuesday that all state-owned companies in the country must seek the ministry's approval before engaging in any borrowing activity in an effort to avoid unsustainable debt levels.
November 4, 2013
Qatar Airways Cargo announced Monday that the airline has added four new routes to its freighter services, with shipping routes added and expanded in Beirut, Madrid, Paris and Tbilisi, Georgia.
October 30, 2013
Patrick Manga, a relative of French tennis great Yannick Noah, says he is even willing to relocate to Qatar if Marley, 13, and Lea, 10, get the backing of an organisation willing to bear their training and tournament expenses.
The five-metre bronze statue depicting French footballer Zinédine Zidane’s infamous head-butt on Italy’s Marcro Materazzi during the 2006 World Cup final match has been removed from Doha’s Corniche.
October 24, 2013
Syrian government releases 61 female detainees as part of three-way deal to free Lebanese and Turkish hostages.
“Details of the ‘Qatar Tourism Sector Strategy 2030’ will be disclosed either in November or December,” QTA chairman Issa bin Mohamed al- Mohannadi said yesterday.
October 23, 2013
Average residential rental in Doha has risen 16 per cent year-on-year due to increased demand from expatriate inflow and a lack of supply in the market, said a report.
October 21, 2013
Paris-based Technip, a world leader in the energy management industry, said it has won a key engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract for a strategically important offshore project from Qatar Petroleum.