Qatar

April 16, 2006

13:54 GMT

In anticipation of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar’s 2nd international botball challenge, student teams from six high schools completed an intensi

April 11, 2006

09:33 GMT

The management contract for the construction of a tower in the Pearl-Qatar for the Qatar Insurance Company (QIC) was recently awarded to the United Development Company (UDC).

07:18 GMT

Subsequent to our last report on Qatar National Bank covered under the GCC Banking Sector report in May 2005, where we recommended a buy on the stock

April 9, 2006

11:38 GMT

Qtel announced today its joint venture partnership with Singapore Technologies Telemedia (ST Telemedia), a leading information-communications company, to bid as a consortium for the third Public Land

06:03 GMT

‘THE LAND’, a Middle East based property development company operating across the region, has recently awarded the construction contract for its first 3 towers to Al Arrab Contracting Company (ACC). W

April 6, 2006

10:21 GMT

Gulf Air, the airline with the biggest network in the Middle East with excellent connections to around 50 destinations across the continents, has incr

06:56 GMT

An exclusive weekend, between 14-17 April 2006, has been tailored to entice top international players from the modeling, entertainment media and busin

April 5, 2006

14:10 GMT

United Gulf Bank B.S.C. (UGB) has established its subsidiary “United Gulf Financial Services Company LLC” (UGFS) in the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

08:48 GMT

An increase of 70 percent in infrastructure development spending has been announced for Qatar's 2006-2007 budget.

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