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Turkish lira firms ahead of economic plan announcement

Turkish lira firms ahead of economic plan announcement

Finance Minister Berat Albayrak has promised "realistic macro targets" and "right action plans" in the three-year programme to 2021.

VW investors seek $11 bn damages over dieselgate scandal

VW investors seek $11 bn damages over dieselgate scandal

Investors took Volkswagen to court on Monday to seek 9.2 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in compensation for the hit to the carmaker's share price from its diesel emissions scandal ...

Turkish finance minister sees no big risk to economy

Turkish finance minister sees no big risk to economy

The lira has lost around 40% of its value this year, driving up the cost of fuel and food and heightening concern about an economic downturn and risks to banks.

Turkey's lira weakens more than 6% on threat of more US sanctions

Turkey's lira weakens more than 6% on threat of more US sanctions

The lira has lost nearly 40% of its value against the dollar this year, hit by both the diplomatic rift and investor alarm.

Turkey will emerge stronger from lira crisis, finance minister tells investors

Turkey will emerge stronger from lira crisis, finance minister tells investors

Finance Minister Berat Albayrak assured international investors on Thursday that Turkey would emerge stronger from its currency crisis, insisting that the country's banks were healthy and strong.

Indian rupee hits record low of 70 to the dollar

Indian rupee hits record low of 70 to the dollar

The rupee has been on a downward spiral throughout 2018 after starting the year at 63.67.

Turkish lira plunges 14% on worries over economy, US row

Turkish lira plunges 14% on worries over economy, US row

The sell-off has deepened concern about exposure to Turkey, particularly whether over-leveraged companies will be able to pay back loans in euros and dollars.

QSE remains bullish on institutional investors' buy support

QSE remains bullish on institutional investors' buy support

Institutional investors were increasingly net buyers as the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) displayed strong bullish sentiments this week.

Qatar bourse remains bullish as key index crosses 9,300 points

Qatar bourse remains bullish as key index crosses 9,300 points

Investors’ penchant for blue chips on Tuesday placed the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) above 9,300 levels and capitalisation expanded about QR9bn.

Siege fails to shake confidence of global investors in Qatar

Siege fails to shake confidence of global investors in Qatar

The country's total inward FDI stocks amounted to QR130.5bn in 2017 with other American countries contributing QR46.6bn, or 36%, of the total.

Local farm products meeting most of Qatar's needs

Local farm products meeting most of Qatar's needs

Qatar could attain self-sufficiency in the production of certain types of vegetables within two years, they told the daily.

Al-Sada to inaugurate 'Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting'

Al-Sada to inaugurate 'Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting'

HE the Minister of Energy and Industry Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada will inaugurate the two-day "Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting" at the Four Seasons on Wednesday morning.