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Qatar industrial production jumps 10.4% in December: PSA

Qatar industrial production jumps 10.4% in December: PSA

A substantial expansion in extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas as well as increase in certain manufacturing items led Qatar’s industrial production to jump 10.4% month-on-month in December 2020, as the country substantially lifted the Covid-19 related restrictions.

Qatar's consumer price index shrinks 1.29% year-on-year in January

Qatar's consumer price index shrinks 1.29% year-on-year in January

Qatar’s cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI) inflation, rose 1.23% month-on-month in January 2021, mainly on account of costlier transport, furniture, communication and food, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Qatar industrial sector continues to gain momentum with PPI jump in December

Qatar industrial sector continues to gain momentum with PPI jump in December

Qatar’s industrial sector continued to gain momentum with the producer price index (PPI) surging more than 8% in December 2020 against the previous month’s level, aided by hydrocarbons and certain manufactured products

Field work of Qatar Census 2020 concludes

Field work of Qatar Census 2020 concludes

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) announced the conclusion of field work in the final phase of the General Census of Population, Housing and Establishments 2020, which was launched in mid-December 2020.

MoTC highlights importance of Qatar Census 2020

MoTC highlights importance of Qatar Census 2020

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has stressed that the Qatar Census 2020 project, implemented by the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA)

Qatar records trade surplus of QR8.59bn in December

Qatar records trade surplus of QR8.59bn in December

Qatar saw a strong double-digit month-on-month surge in exports to India and Singapore as the country recorded an overall trade surplus of QR8.59bn in December 2020, according to the official estimates.

Double-digit growth in building permits augurs well for Qatar private sector

Double-digit growth in building permits augurs well for Qatar private sector

Qatar’s private sector, especially the construction segment, is poised for a good start this year as prospects brightened with the overall building permits issued saw a robust double-digit growth month-on-month in December 2020, according to the official statistics.

PSA extends Qatar Census 2020 data e-registration period

PSA extends Qatar Census 2020 data e-registration period

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has announced an extension of the data e-registration period for Qatar Census 2020 until mid-January.

PSA chief: Qatar is a pioneer in using technology in census

PSA chief: Qatar is a pioneer in using technology in census

HE the President of the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) Dr Saleh bin Mohamed al-Nabit said that Qatar has scored an important achievement and has a pioneering experience in the online census

Qatar trade surplus jumps more than 28% in November: PSA

Qatar trade surplus jumps more than 28% in November: PSA

More-than-doubled exports of non-crude and a double-digit growth in shipments of crude led Qatar’s trade surplus to jump more than 28% to QR9.06bn in November 2020 compared to October this year, according to official statistics.

PSA launches new App to support ‘Qatar Census 2020’

PSA launches new App to support ‘Qatar Census 2020’

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has launched a cutting-edge application called ‘Qatar Statistics’ for smart mobile devices, according to PSA president Dr Saleh bin Mohamed al-Nabit.

Doha 2030 team in Oman to boost Asian Games bid

Doha 2030 team in Oman to boost Asian Games bid

A high-profile Qatari delegation comprising former and current athletes, sports administrators and journalists reached Oman on Friday to support Doha’s bid to host the Asian Games in 2030.