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Law on industrial areas seen boosting Qatar investment growth

Law on industrial areas seen boosting Qatar investment growth

Law number 8 of 2018 on industrial areas will play a key role in attracting more local and foreign investments in the industrial sector, particularly in manufacturing ...

Nepal PM to seek investment on first official China trip

Nepal PM to seek investment on first official China trip

Oli praised China's economic support for Nepal, one of the region's poorest countries and sandwiched between the two Asian giants.

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the move comes "in light of the difficult economic circumstances and challenges experienced by the sisterly Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan".

Amir chairs meeting of economic affairs council

Amir chairs meeting of economic affairs council

The Council discussed the topics on the agenda, took appropriate decisions, and reviewed the latest developments of the strategy of the Free Zones Authority.

China lowers tariffs, rejects US trade war escalation

China lowers tariffs, rejects US trade war escalation

China said on Thursday it wanted to avoid an escalation of trade tensions with the United States, as the two sides held new talks and Beijing decided to lower some tariffs.

QDB launches Doha Tourism Project

QDB launches Doha Tourism Project

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has announced the launch of a seafront tourism project that offers 100 investment opportunities for entrepreneurs.

Qatar 'well suited' to take advantage of 5G: BMI

Qatar 'well suited' to take advantage of 5G: BMI

As standards for 5G networks have yet to be agreed upon, 5G launch by Middle Eastern operators is part of global race to claim the first network launch, says the Fitch Group company.

Qatar index stays above 9,000 on buoyancy in oil market

Qatar index stays above 9,000 on buoyancy in oil market

Buoyancy in the global oil market and domestic factors led the Qatar Stock Exchange witness its capitalisation surpass QR500bn mark this week.

Iran says Europe's support for nuclear deal not enough

Iran says Europe's support for nuclear deal not enough

Since President Donald Trump announced on May 8 that he would pull the United States out of the deal, EU leaders have pledged to try to keep Iran’s oil trade and investment flowing.

China's Shenzhen keen to have city-to-city ties with Doha

China's Shenzhen keen to have city-to-city ties with Doha

The official stressed that Shenzhen has its vast experience to offer to Doha, particularly in view of the 2022 FIFA World Cup taking place in Qatar.

Qatar, Zimbabwe explore ways to expand trade ties

Qatar, Zimbabwe explore ways to expand trade ties

Qatar and Zimbabwe are taking their bilateral ties and prospects of co-operation to new heights, particularly in the fields of investment and agriculture.

Qatar has substantial capacity to diversify economy: IMF official

Qatar has substantial capacity to diversify economy: IMF official

Mohammed El Qorchi said that IMF believes the State of Qatar's policy towards economic diversification has been good.