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February 26, 2015 - 21:50 GMT
A proposal by Qatar's Investment House for a QR750 million ($206 million) flotation of an agricultural firm has been shelved by regulators.

This high-speed line could mean that it would take as little as 35 minutes to reach Doha from Bahrain, with plans to double the line so that it can also accommodate goods traffic by 2027.
February 26, 2015 - 21:29 GMT
Plans for the multi-million dinar development of Bahrain's east coast are being drawn up with one eye on the Fifa World Cup due to take place in Qatar in 2022, a report said.
Three journalists have been released after they were arrested on suspicion of flying a drone over Paris, police said Thursday. (AFP/Jean Pierre Muller)
February 26, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Three journalists have been released after they were arrested on suspicion of flying a drone over Paris, police said Thursday.
The European giants will have seven years to get used to the idea that they must re-schedule five or six matches in the winter of 2022.
February 25, 2015 - 15:26 GMT
Tuesday's recommendation to stage it over November and December is probably the best option for all -- even though Europe's major clubs disagree.
Ooredoo owns 92.1 per cent of Ooredoo Kuwait.
February 25, 2015 - 09:59 GMT
Ooredoo Kuwait, the country’s No.3 mobile operator by subscribers, blamed on Monday foreign exchange losses, investments in Algeria and restructuring costs in Tunisia for wiping out its fourth-quarter profit.
The bank said on January 18 it planned to raise up to QR2 billion through a sukuk which enhanced its Tier 1 - or core - capital.
February 24, 2015 - 20:43 GMT
The sale would be in accordance with Basel III banking rules and the final amount and currency of the offering would be decided by the board at a later date,
Qatar Airways’ Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be deployed on the new Durban route which offers passengers 254 seats across its Business and Economy Class
February 23, 2015 - 11:25 GMT
Qatar Airways, the national carrier of Qatar, has introduced Durban to its list of destinations in South Africa – its third route to the country following Johannesburg and Cape Town.
February 22, 2015 - 11:43 GMT
Residential property rents in Qatar have increased 20 per cent over last year, but the oil price crash may help stabilise the market and prevent an unreasonable further hike, according to a report.
The newly accepted package calls for turnkey construction of a fully automated driverless metro system.
February 22, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
A five-member consortium has received a ‘Letter of Conditional Acceptance’ from the Qatar Railways Company for a systems package of the Doha Metro.
The company said on Wednesday it expected an adjusted profit of 10-12 cents per share for the first quarter and 78-83 cents per share for the full year.
February 19, 2015 - 22:11 GMT
Qatar said Thursday it will introduce a major labour law reform to ensure thousands of workers building venues for the 2022 World Cup are paid on time.
The Afghan Taliban told sources talk with the US would begin on Thursday. (AFP/Paul J. Richards)
February 19, 2015 - 13:24 GMT
Official denies US will hold talks with Taliban representatives in Qatar.