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Qatar stresses role of natural gas in meeting economic and environmental challenges

Qatar stresses role of natural gas in meeting economic and environmental challenges

Qatar has stressed the importance of natural gas in meeting the economic and environmental challenges facing energy consumers around the world.

Local banking industry benefits from Qatar's economic growth: Al-Shaibei

Local banking industry benefits from Qatar's economic growth: Al-Shaibei

Qatar’s banking sector continues to benefit from the country’s economic expansion, solid fundamentals and relatively stable oil price, said QIIB chief executive officer Dr Abdulbasit Ahmad al-Shaibei.

'New investment in food central to economic diversification'

'New investment in food central to economic diversification'

New investment in food and agriculture is a central part of Qatar’s overarching strategy to diversify the economy, Hassad Food CEO Mohamed Badr al-Sadah said ...

US pressure on Huawei is pure economic bullying: China FM

US pressure on Huawei is pure economic bullying: China FM

The Chinese government's top diplomat Wang Yi said on Wednesday US pressure on Chinese firms such as tech giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is economic bullying ...

QDB offers comprehensive SMEs package to support economic development: Al-Khalifa

QDB offers comprehensive SMEs package to support economic development: Al-Khalifa

The CEO of Qatar Development Bank (QDB), Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa has said the QDB is making efforts to promote economic development by providing a comprehensive package of advisory, financing ...

Qatar Chamber organises 170 economic events in 2018

Qatar Chamber organises 170 economic events in 2018

Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani said the chamber organised more than 170 events, including conferences, symposiums and meetings in 2018.

‘Project Qatar 2019’ to give impetus to Qatar’s economic diversification

‘Project Qatar 2019’ to give impetus to Qatar’s economic diversification

In Qatar’s office supply sector, the majority of upcoming offerings will be concentrated in the Lusail Marina district. The Qatar Petroleum district in West Bay is also expected to open in the near future.

Aamal sees ‘optimistic’ 2019 on upbeat Qatar economic outlook

Aamal sees ‘optimistic’ 2019 on upbeat Qatar economic outlook

Aamal Company is adopting an optimistic outlook as Qatar’s economy continues to perform well, showing resilience and strength due to the successful implementation of government strategies ...

Qatar Chamber lauds role of exhibitions sector in economic development

Qatar Chamber lauds role of exhibitions sector in economic development

Qatar’s growing trade and exhibitions industry is playing a substantial role in the development of various sectors of the country ...

Energy price fluctuations not significantly affected Qatar’s economic priorities, strategies: al-Kuwari

Energy price fluctuations not significantly affected Qatar’s economic priorities, strategies: al-Kuwari

Oil and gas price fluctuations have not "significantly affected" Qatar’s economic priorities and strategies, said HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari.

Global tensions to force trade slowdown in 2019: WTO

Global tensions to force trade slowdown in 2019: WTO

Global trade growth is expected to be lower in 2019 than it was last year, the World Trade Organization forecast on Tuesday, citing widespread ‘tensions’ and economic uncertainty.

QCB reserves 'remains high'; economic diversification to sustain robust growth: EIU

QCB reserves 'remains high'; economic diversification to sustain robust growth: EIU

Reserves at the Qatar Central Banks “remains high” although annual average oil prices are forecast to fall in 2019, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has said in an overview.