Qatar

April 5, 2006

08:46 GMT

In the country's largest budget allotment yet, Qatari authorities allocated some QR18.4bn for the 2006-2007 budget to develop its infrastructure project.

April 4, 2006

10:02 GMT

Dr. Wendelin Wiedeking, Porsche’s President and Chief Executive Officer, visited Doha for the official inauguration of the new facilities of Al Boraq Automobiles Co. w.l.l, the importer of Porsche car

April 3, 2006

April 2, 2006

12:41 GMT

Marking the beginning of the execution phase for two of the world’s largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) developments, Qatar Petroleum (QP), ConocoPhillips and Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) bore witnes

March 30, 2006

March 29, 2006

March 28, 2006

14:17 GMT

The deputy Emir and Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani issued on Tuesday an Emiri order relieving Sheikh Mohamed Bin Ahmed Bin Jassem Al Thani from his duties as minister of economy and tra

08:29 GMT

Inflation is likely to start declining from the second half of 2006, said the Qatari Minister of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Mohamed bin Ahmed Al Thani. According to a recent banking report, cited by

08:25 GMT

Qatar aims at spending $55bn to $60bn on non-energy projects over the next seven to 10 years, the country's Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Mohamed bin Ahmed Al Thani said, according to the Pe

March 26, 2006

09:11 GMT

Qatar Petroleum and Hydro have signed an agreement to form a joint venture for the development, construction and operation of a world-class aluminium plant in Qatar.

08:53 GMT

The foundation stone for the $1.8 billion Bahrain-Qatar Friendship Causeway will be laid at the beginning of 2007, Southern Municipal Council chairman Khalid Shaheen Bu Alainain said.