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Ooredoo Qatar among top global telecom operators in Business Continuity Management

Ooredoo Qatar among top global telecom operators in Business Continuity Management

Ooredoo Qatar has become one of the top telecom operators globally to be certified with the prestigious Business Continuity Standard (ISO22301:2012) by Bureau Veritas, a global leader in third party certification services.

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) aims to serve the $2tn global Islamic finance market through three core geographies as Shariah-principled finance will progressively evolve ...

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar’s investments in digital infrastructure and similar programmes have made it a forerunner in global digitalisation initiatives, an industry expert said during the ‘HSBC Digital Innovation Summit’ ...

Spot deals make up more of global LNG market as sellers get flexible

Spot deals make up more of global LNG market as sellers get flexible

Spot trades and other short-term deals are making up more of the transactions in the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market as producers in the US and Russia offer more flexible volumes and traders ...

Top global architects attend #Qatar Creates talks programme

Top global architects attend #Qatar Creates talks programme

A panel discussion on 'Museums of Modern Art: Current Trends, East & West' was held on Tuesday as part of the events of #Qatar Creates talks programme.

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Students around the world are expected to skip school on March 15 in order to demonstrate against climate change, taking their cue from Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg ...

Doha to host global traffic safety conference next week

Doha to host global traffic safety conference next week

Under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, the International Traffic Safety Conference 2018 (ITSC 2018) ...

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

Women leaders in technology called at one of the sector's largest global conferences for more to be done to drive equality in the male-dominated industry now hit by the #MeToo debate.

QNB-IIF seminar reviews global economic issues

QNB-IIF seminar reviews global economic issues

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, recently organised an economic seminar in co-operation with the Institute of International Finance (IIF) ...

Japan, as next year's G20 chair, wants to put global imbalances on the map

Japan, as next year's G20 chair, wants to put global imbalances on the map

Japan wants to highlight global imbalances as key topics of debate, and take steps to fix them, when it chairs next year's gatherings of the Group of 20 major economies, government officials said this week.

Google goes global with 10 events for new Pixel phones

Google goes global with 10 events for new Pixel phones

Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled on Tuesday the third edition of its Pixel smartphone, its first tablet computer and a new Google Home smart speaker that includes a display.

Lusail Expressway wins Global Engineering award

Lusail Expressway wins Global Engineering award

Lusail Expressway has won the Engineering News Record (ENR) award for 2018 Global Best Project in the Roads/Highways category.