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Available reserves enough to defend riyal: QCB chief

Available reserves enough to defend riyal: QCB chief

The central bank governor was speaking during the final day of Euromoney 2017 and discussed some of the data related to the banking and financial sector in the State of Qatar.

Saudi foreign reserves resume falling in July

Saudi foreign reserves resume falling in July

Saudi Arabia's central bank's net foreign assets fell by $6.3bn from June to $487bn in July, their lowest level since early 2011, data showed.

Saudi 'comfortable' with foreign reserves level: central bank

Saudi 'comfortable' with foreign reserves level: central bank

Saudi Arabia has a "very comfortable" level of foreign reserves, the central bank chairman said on Monday, despite a drawdown in assets to help cover a fall in oil revenue.

Bahrain foreign reserves halve since 2014 as oil slumps

Bahrain foreign reserves halve since 2014 as oil slumps

Bahrain's foreign reserves have more than halved since the end of 2014 as low oil prices slash the value of the country's exports, the prospectus for the kingdom's sovereign bond issue this week shows.

Qatar's first current account deficit since 1998 'poses little risk'

Qatar's first current account deficit since 1998 'poses little risk'

Qatar will post its “first current account deficit” in almost two decades this year, as hydrocarbon prices remain depressed, shows a new report by BMI Research, a Fitch Group Company.