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Substantial growth seen in Qatar investments in France

Substantial growth seen in Qatar investments in France

Qatari investments in France “have grown substantially,” according to a former official of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), who was in Qatar recently to promote the country’s bid to organise ...

Qatar-Turkey trade volume reaches $1bn in 2017

Qatar-Turkey trade volume reaches $1bn in 2017

Turkish exports jumped 46% in 2017 to boost Qatar-Turkey trade volume from $750mn to $1bn, ambassador Fikret Ozer said.

French minister urges more German investment in EU

French minister urges more German investment in EU

France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Wednesday urged Germany to plough more investments into major European projects and allow wages to rise, as part of Berlin's contribution to boosting growth in Europe.

New draft law on foreign investment to boost economy

New draft law on foreign investment to boost economy

The new draft law on organising foreign investment aims to attract foreign capital by 100% in all economic and commercial activities and sectors, thus helping foreign capital inflow which will push forward the country's economic development.

Ministerial Group launches investments worth QR4bn

Ministerial Group launches investments worth QR4bn

In accordance with the directives of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani for achieving self-sufficiency and reliance, ...

Qatar receives investments of more than QR743bn in Q2

Qatar receives investments of more than QR743bn in Q2

The survey was addressed to about 30 of the largest enterprises in the private sector, which accounted for 84% of value of inward FDI (foreign direct investment) of non-banks enterprises in 2016.

Economy minister calls for joint Islamic market

Economy minister calls for joint Islamic market

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani called for establishing a joint Islamic market, based on a free-trade zone between Islamic countries.

Qatar Airways aims to create virtual mega-carrier

Qatar Airways aims to create virtual mega-carrier

The Qatari carrier announced a $661mn deal on Monday to buy a 9.61% stake in Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways to broaden its reach.

Emir, Singapore PM attend signing of agreements, MoUs

Emir, Singapore PM attend signing of agreements, MoUs

His Highness the Emir and the Singaporean Prime Minister attended the signing of a number of agreements and MoUs.

Qatar's sovereign fund plans major new investments

Qatar's sovereign fund plans major new investments

Qatar's sovereign wealth fund, with around $300 bn to its name, is shrugging off the country's diplomatic crisis with its neighbours and planning to expand its holdings.

Emir stresses open economy, diversified income sources

Emir stresses open economy, diversified income sources

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has stressed the need to open Qatar's economy to investments and initiatives so that the country produces the food and medicine it needs and achieve economic independence.

Qatar's financial sector stays strong despite siege: Al-Emadi

Qatar's financial sector stays strong despite siege: Al-Emadi

Qatar has said its financial and monetary system is liquid, hence requiring no interference in the market to buy private debt, according to HE the Finance Minister Ali Sherif al-Emadi.