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QIA won’t invest more in coal: CEO

QIA won’t invest more in coal: CEO

Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund plans to shift into greener assets, according to chief executive officer Mansoor bin Ebrahim al-Mahmoud.

Australia to invest $680 mn in dams for drought-stricken region

Australia to invest $680 mn in dams for drought-stricken region

Australia will invest A$1 billion ($678.70 million) to revamp water infrastructure in rural and regional communities in the drought-stricken New South Wales.

QP to invest $20bn in US over next 5 years: Al-Kaabi

QP to invest $20bn in US over next 5 years: Al-Kaabi

Qatar Petroleum is looking to invest nearly $20bn in the United States over the next five years “in different projects in different areas”, HE the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, Saad Sherida al-Kaabi has said.

Hassad to invest $500mn in Sudan's food sector

Hassad to invest $500mn in Sudan's food sector

Hassad, a subsidiary of Qatar Investment Authority, on Thursday announced its intention to invest $500mn in the Sudanese agricultural and food sectors over the next three years.

QP to invest $20bn in US oil, gas

QP to invest $20bn in US oil, gas

Qatar Petroleum, the world’s biggest seller of liquefied natural gas (LNG), is looking to get even larger, investing $20bn in America’s oil and gas fields at a time when rival US exporters are expanding.

Google to invest $550 mn in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com

Google to invest $550 mn in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com

Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the US internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com.

Woqod to invest QR634mn to fuel local expansion in 2018, says CEO

Woqod to invest QR634mn to fuel local expansion in 2018, says CEO

Qatar Fuel Company (Woqod) will be investing around QR634mn this year for its expansion projects in Qatar as part of initiatives to cater to the local market, a senior official has said.

GIS to invest QR1.5bn as part of five-year growth strategy

GIS to invest QR1.5bn as part of five-year growth strategy

Gulf International Services (GIS) is expecting to further invest QR1.5bn over the next five years as part of a growth strategy aimed at improving efficiency and reducing operating costs.

Qataris urged to invest in agriculture

Qataris urged to invest in agriculture

A Qatari farm owner has urged compatriot entrepreneurs to invest in agriculture, particularly in hydroponics (the method of growing plants without soil, using mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent) ...

China ex-security chief charged with bribery and power abuse

China ex-security chief charged with bribery and power abuse

China’s former security chief Zhou Yongkang was charged yesterday with bribery, abuse of power and disclosing state secrets...