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Foreign, Gulf funds turn net buyers on QSE after MSCI riyal status quo

Foreign, Gulf funds turn net buyers on QSE after MSCI riyal status quo

Foreign and Gulf funds turned net buyers on the Qatar Stock Exchange, a day after MSCI decided to continue to use official Qatari riyal foreign exchange rate in its Qatar indices.

QCB guarantees riyal’s onshore FX rates to QSE investors

QCB guarantees riyal’s onshore FX rates to QSE investors

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has dispelled apprehensions of investors in the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) over MSCI’s proposed move as it will guarantee an exchange rate equivalent to the Qatari official onshore rates.

MSCI Qatar to delete Vodafone

MSCI Qatar to delete Vodafone

Global index compiler MSCI will delete Vodafone Qatar from its global emerging market index and Qatar First Bank will figure for the first time in its Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) small cap index with effect from December 1 this year.

Kerry heads to Sri Lanka on historic visit to mend ties

Kerry heads to Sri Lanka on historic visit to mend ties

Top US diplomat John Kerry left early yesterday on a landmark trip to Sri Lanka, the first such visit in a decade...

Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw

Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce launched a scathing attack on referee Jon Moss and accused Tottenham’s players.

PHCC announces schedule for health centres

PHCC announces schedule for health centres

Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has announced the schedule for its health centres on the National Sport Day ...

Indian court refuses to extend Italian marine's leave

Indian court refuses to extend Italian marine's leave

India's top court ruled Tuesday that an Italian marine detained for the 2012 killing of two fishermen must return in January after he was allowed to go home for medical treatment

Mirror image

Mirror image

Part of the Birkenhead Docks complex is reflected in the water as the sun begins to set in Birkenhead, northwest England.

Spaniard Pedrosa on pole for Italian Grand Prix

Spaniard Pedrosa on pole for Italian Grand Prix

MotoGP championship leader Dani Pedrosa put Honda on pole position at the Italian Grand Prix and knocked fellow-Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo off the top slot in the...