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Global growth peaks out as downside risks mount, says new QNB report

Global growth peaks out as downside risks mount, says new QNB report

With little fanfare, global growth looks to have quietly peaked in the last few months. And, while the world economy in aggregate remains healthy and signs of slippage are so far modest, there are strong reasons to expect the momentum shift to gain further pace in the coming months, according to QNB

2022 FIFA World Cup to be a showcase of sustainability in Qatar

2022 FIFA World Cup to be a showcase of sustainability in Qatar

Whether you are a football fan or not, the FIFA World Cup cannot pass you by. The sporting event which attracts over three billion viewers worldwide and around three million attendees is a spectacle which brings people together, young and old, as they passionately support their home nation.

Doha Bank recognised as ‘Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year’

Doha Bank recognised as ‘Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year’

Doha Bank has been awarded ‘Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year’ in the ‘Wholesale Banking’ category at the Asian Banking and Finance (ABF) Awards 2018 in Singapore.

QIB wins 3 awards from The Asset Magazine

QIB wins 3 awards from The Asset Magazine

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has recently received three awards at The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2018, including ‘Islamic Bank of the Year in Qatar’ from The Asset Magazine, a leading financial publication in Asia Pacific.

BoJ governor urges restraint on tariffs, says stable FX desirable

BoJ governor urges restraint on tariffs, says stable FX desirable

Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda issued a plea yesterday for leaders of major economies to step back from a tariff war, and said stable currency markets were to everyone’s benefit.

Sky is Comcast’s final prize as Disney battle approaches endgame

Sky is Comcast’s final prize as Disney battle approaches endgame

After raising the white flag in the battle with Walt Disney Co for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire, Comcast Corp chief executive officer Brian Roberts has one last prize to fight for: the British pay-TV company Sky Plc.

IMF warns G20: Trade tariffs hurting economy as Trump threatens more

IMF warns G20: Trade tariffs hurting economy as Trump threatens more

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned world economic leaders yesterday that a recent wave of trade tariffs would significantly harm global growth, a day after US President Donald Trump threatened a major escalation in a dispute with China.

US corporate majors working to counter Trump’s tariff plans

US corporate majors working to counter Trump’s tariff plans

Big companies in the United States from Amazon.com to Toyota Motor Corp and Alcoa Corp are working to counter the effect of the Trump administration’s trade policies and to head off new tariffs.

Pakistan seeking $2bn from AIIB, Swiss banks

Pakistan seeking $2bn from AIIB, Swiss banks

Pakistan is seeking up to $2bn from Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and Swiss banks and may impose a special surcharge on electricity consumption to meet funding needs of Diamer-Bhasha and Munda dams.

France to bolster measures against takeovers amid foreign investment boom

France to bolster measures against takeovers amid foreign investment boom

Use of “golden shares” to be extended; initiative targets rising investments from US, China; proposals part of a wider protectionist trend; legislation to be debated in the autumn

‘China has ammunition beyond PBoC to boost slowing economy’

‘China has ammunition beyond PBoC to boost slowing economy’

China’s options to support an economy threatened by the escalating trade war with the US go beyond simple monetary easing.

India plans safeguard duty on China, Malaysia solar cells

India plans safeguard duty on China, Malaysia solar cells

India has recommended imposing a 25% safeguard duty on solar cells from China and Malaysia, saying the overseas supplies have caused or threatened “serious injury” to domestic manufacturers.

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