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GCC asset managers to remain ‘comparatively resilient’ amid Covid-19 crisis: Moody’s

GCC asset managers to remain ‘comparatively resilient’ amid Covid-19 crisis: Moody’s

GCC asset managers will remain “comparatively resilient” thanks to their “track record of strong performance, as well as their affluent client base and strong customer relationships”, Moody’s Investor Service ...

Al-Kuwari presides over virtual meeting to discuss private sector challenges due to Covid-19 crisis

Al-Kuwari presides over virtual meeting to discuss private sector challenges due to Covid-19 crisis

Challenges facing the private sector in light of the economic repercussions of the coronavirus outbreak figured at a virtual meeting chaired by HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari in Doha ...

Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

The country’s digital ecosystem is expected to witness a further expansion, particularly after the Covid-19 pandemic, a specialist of a Qatar-based online marketplace has said.

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Two Americans were detained in Venezuela on Monday on suspicion of plotting to topple President Nicolas Maduro's government, which has accused US-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido of bankrolling the scheme.

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

The situation the world is currently facing was unexpected. A deadly virus spread rapidly around the world, in over 200 countries, leading to terrible consequences wherever it reached ...

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Mounting economic pressures and health concerns coupled with social isolation during the Covid-19 public health emergency have led to a rise in individuals seeking mental health care and self-medicating with drugs.

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

HE Chairman of Qatar Chamber Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani said that Qatar Chamber, as the representative of the private sector, has undertaken a set of measures ...

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber’s board of directors held a meeting on Wednesday to identify proactive measures that would contribute to the government’s efforts against the Covid-19 health crisis ...

Civic ministry officials review efforts to conserve biological diversity

Civic ministry officials review efforts to conserve biological diversity

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) participated in a discussion session with pioneers of environmental initiatives, organised by the Friends of the Environment Centre of the Ministry ...

Global aviation in crisis

Global aviation in crisis

The industry is bracing for the first fall in global air travel in more than a decade. In IATA’s initial assessment of the impact, the organisation said it expected global demand ...

Italy hosts summit with neighbouring countries on coronavirus crisis

Italy hosts summit with neighbouring countries on coronavirus crisis

Italy was due Tuesday to host a summit of health ministers from neighbouring countries to discuss a coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy.

Rains forecast to douse Australia wildfires, raising hopes crisis nearly over

Rains forecast to douse Australia wildfires, raising hopes crisis nearly over

Torrential rain across Australia's east could extinguish all remaining bushfires in the country's most populous state by the end of the week, authorities said on Tuesday ...