Qatar

November 30, 2005

12:44 GMT

Qatari banks have become subject to a new brokerage law which bans them to open new investor accounts starting January 1, 2006 and to cease brokerage operation by March 1, 2006.

08:08 GMT

The Pearl Qatar, the largest private freehold property in the region, was given the “Judges’ Supreme Award” at the Construction Week Awards 2005, the annual event celebrating regional excellence in co

November 29, 2005

November 28, 2005

13:19 GMT

Siemens Power Transmission and Distribution (PTD) has been awarded two major orders with a value of nearly half a billion euros by Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa).

November 27, 2005

November 24, 2005

08:56 GMT

Qtel has announced that Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) will now be available to its entire Postpaid and Prepaid customer base, starting November 24, 2005.

07:31 GMT

Four in a row for Qatar-based Group praised by top industry professionals United Development Company (UDC), the Qatar-based investment group and owner and developer of The Pearl-Qatar scooped four

November 23, 2005

07:31 GMT

The formal inauguration of Train 4 took place on Nov. 22 at Ras Laffan in the presence of Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Emir of the State of Qatar, and other dignitaries.

November 22, 2005

08:14 GMT

The United States had reportedly considered bombing the headquarters of Arabic media broadcaster, Al Jazeera, but was talked out of the plan by and Br

November 21, 2005

13:55 GMT

At a unique event Monday in Doha, Qatar Petroleum (QP) and Shell Gas & Power International B.V. (Shell) presented the first Gas to Liquids (GTL) Fuel car to run in Qatar. Shell’s synthetic gas-derived

08:19 GMT

In a significant development designed to expedite the development of the multi-billion dollar Energy City-Qatar, Gulf Finance House (GFH), lead financial advisors to the project, Sunday announced the

November 20, 2005