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Qatar industrial production grows 2% y-o-y in February

Qatar industrial production grows 2% y-o-y in February

The country's Industrial Production Index (IPI) reported a 2% increase year-on-year in the review period, said the figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

QP signs 'Guiding Principles' to reduce methane emissions across natural gas value chain

QP signs 'Guiding Principles' to reduce methane emissions across natural gas value chain

Qatar Petroleum has signed a set of ‘Guiding Principles on reducing methane emissions’ across the natural gas value chain stretching from production to the final consumer.

GECF sees natural gas demand growing in key global markets

GECF sees natural gas demand growing in key global markets

The Doha-based Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) sees the demand of natural gas growing in key global markets including some emerging markets, particularly in Asia.

India plans massive natural gas expansion, LNG imports to soar

India plans massive natural gas expansion, LNG imports to soar

India's push to more than double the share natural gas has in its energy mix to 15 percent by 2022 will require a huge increase in imports and the construction of more LNG terminals ...

Qatar well-placed to meet rising LNG demand: BMI

Qatar well-placed to meet rising LNG demand: BMI

“Despite the continuing diplomatic crisis in the region, Qatar's LNG exports remain largely unimpacted by political tensions in the GCC region,” BMI said.

Milaha acquires its largest container ship

Milaha acquires its largest container ship

The new vessel will be one of the 17 container vessels that the group operates and is part of the ongoing expansion of the group’s overall fleet.

Agency affirms Qatar currency ratings despite Gulf crisis

Agency affirms Qatar currency ratings despite Gulf crisis

Qatar’s ratings are supported by the country’s substantial economic wealth, Capital Intelligence says, adding the country is the world’s third largest producer of natural gas.

Qatar’s North Field expansion 'moving full steam ahead', says al-Kaabi

Qatar’s North Field expansion 'moving full steam ahead', says al-Kaabi

Qatar’s North Field expansion is moving full steam ahead to achieve the targeted 100mn tonnes natural gas production, QP’s president and CEO Saad Sherida al-Kaabi said.

Qatar gas demand projected to grow 1.6% a year until 2040 to 73 bcm: GECF

Qatar gas demand projected to grow 1.6% a year until 2040 to 73 bcm: GECF

Qatar’s domestic natural gas demand is projected to grow 1.6% a year until 2040 to 73bn cubic metres (bcm), according to the Gas Exporting Countries Forum.

Qatar imports rebound in August; sanctions impact fading

Qatar imports rebound in August; sanctions impact fading

Imports jumped 39.1% to QR8.68bn ($2.38bn) in August, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics said. It marked a major recovery from levels of June and July.

Qatar Petroleum and Total to launch joint venture

Qatar Petroleum and Total to launch joint venture

Qatar Petroleum and French energy giant Total will formally launch a 25-year joint venture to develop the Al Shaheen oil field this week, the companies said on Monday.

'Qatar rich enough to face threats of blockade'

'Qatar rich enough to face threats of blockade'

HE the Finance Minister Ali Sherif al-Emadi has said the economic fundamentals of Qatar are in a better position than its rivals' and that the country is rich enough to face threats of the blockade, Al Jazeera reports.