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Iraq and BP sign deal to boost Kirkuk crude output: oil ministry

Iraq and BP sign deal to boost Kirkuk crude output: oil ministry

Iraq signed a memorandum of understanding with BP on Thursday to boost production capacity at its northern Kirkuk oilfields, the country's oil ministry said in a statement.

Economic forum to boost Qatar-Turkey cooperation

Economic forum to boost Qatar-Turkey cooperation

The ‘Qatari-Turkish Economic Forum’, slated on Tuesday in Doha, aims to enhance economic cooperation between Qatar and Turkey in various fields, including infrastructure, agriculture ...

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

The Hamad Port offers opportunities to create cargo movement towards the upper Gulf, and the generally upward global trade, along with expansion in the regional economies ...

Qatar, France sign pacts to boost co-operation

Qatar, France sign pacts to boost co-operation

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and French President Emmanuel Macron witnessed the signing of a number of memorandums of understanding between Qatar and France.

Budget will seek to boost local economies: Minister

Budget will seek to boost local economies: Minister

Qatar, which expects 2-5%-3% growth this year, is basing oil price at $45 a barrel in the upcoming budget for 2018 that would seek to strengthen the local economies as part of efforts to defend the economy ...

Hospitality Qatar to boost tourism sector

Hospitality Qatar to boost tourism sector

Hospitality Qatar, the country's premier international hospitality and Hotel/Restaurant/Café (Horeca) trade show was inaugurated by HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani ...

Ethiopia devalues currency by 15 percent to boost exports

Ethiopia devalues currency by 15 percent to boost exports

Ethiopia's central bank devalued the Ethiopian birr by 15 percent on Tuesday, its first such move in seven years to boost lagging exports.

Qatar's retail sector gets a huge boost from QSF and Eid breaks amid blockade

Qatar's retail sector gets a huge boost from QSF and Eid breaks amid blockade

Qatar’s retail sector has substantially benefited from the recently concluded Qatar Summer Festival (QSF) 2017 and the Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays, attracting a large number of shoppers ...

Ambitious plan to boost solar energy production

Ambitious plan to boost solar energy production

Qatar has an ambitious plan to transform all the houses in the country into production hubs of renewable energy, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) ...

Cooling open spaces to boost Qatar's tourism

Cooling open spaces to boost Qatar's tourism

Cooling open spaces, particularly with the use of smart air-conditioning (AC) systems, will help in enticing more tourists to visit Qatar and other neighbouring GCC countries in summer ...

Samsung to boost spending as S7 revives phone fortunes

Samsung to boost spending as S7 revives phone fortunes

After ending a two-year smartphone slide with the Galaxy S7, Samsung Electronics could be about to hike capital spending to sustain a revival across the company.

Bangladesh seeks to boost relations with Myanmar

Bangladesh seeks to boost relations with Myanmar

Bangladesh wants to take its relations with Myanmar to a new height developing close partnership for mutual benefits and has sent a formal message