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Asia markets mostly up but virus, weak data keep traders cautious

Asia markets mostly up but virus, weak data keep traders cautious

Most Asian stocks rose yesterday – continuing this month’s vaccine-fuelled markets rally – but traders moved cautiously, with an eye on virus infections across the globe that are forcing governments to impose containment measures.

India stocks rise after governor Das flags strong recovery

India stocks rise after governor Das flags strong recovery

India’s stock benchmark rose, following a volatile morning, after the central bank governor said the recovery in Asia’s third-largest economy has been stronger than expected.

Bank of Korea’s Lee warns won bulls after upping growth view

Bank of Korea’s Lee warns won bulls after upping growth view

Bank of Korea governor Lee Ju-yeol said the economy will likely shrink less than expected this year despite the worsening pandemic, though he issued a warning over rapid won gains that could undermine the pace of recovery.

Retail investors turn net buyers on QSE

Retail investors turn net buyers on QSE

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday witnessed retail investors turn net buyers but overall it was on a weak wicket as it settled below the 10,300 levels.

Aviation bodies seek airport slots relief for much of 2021

Aviation bodies seek airport slots relief for much of 2021

Global aviation heavyweights led by airline body IATA are pushing to suspend airport slot access rules until October 2021, they said yesterday, but will give some ground to budget carriers angered by measures they deem anti-competitive.

Institution of Engineers, India's Qatar Chapter supports technical webinar

Institution of Engineers, India's Qatar Chapter supports technical webinar

The World Federation of Engineering Organisation (WFEO-CIC) recently conducted a technical webinar on “Satellite Applications in the Post-pandemic World” in association with The Institution of Engineers (India) Qatar Chapter and OUC JM Liverpool University.

Qatar may attract FDI through PPP initiatives to meet healthcare sector demand: Alpen Capital

Qatar may attract FDI through PPP initiatives to meet healthcare sector demand: Alpen Capital

Qatar may attract foreign direct investments (FDIs) through public–private partnership (PPP) initiatives in order to meet the increasing demand of healthcare services and share the financial burden on State finances, Alpen Capital has said in a report.

New investment avenues opening up in Qatar on Covid handling success: Al-Jaida

New investment avenues opening up in Qatar on Covid handling success: Al-Jaida

Doha’s excellent handling of the Covid-19 pandemic has made the business ecosystem further lucrative with new avenues of investments opening up for investors, according to the top official of the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

UK delivery prices jump ahead of Brexit cliff edge as firms rush to stockpile

UK delivery prices jump ahead of Brexit cliff edge as firms rush to stockpile

Stockpiling stepping up with 5 weeks to go; cost to move goods into UK is rising; customs officials report huge demand

Moody’s reconfirms long-term deposit rating of QIB at ‘A1’ with a ‘stable’ outlook

Moody’s reconfirms long-term deposit rating of QIB at ‘A1’ with a ‘stable’ outlook

Global credit rating agency Moody’s has reconfirmed the long-term deposit rating of Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) at ‘A1’, with a “stable” outlook.

Chamber official underscores Qatar’s robust commercial co-operation with Turkey

Chamber official underscores Qatar’s robust commercial co-operation with Turkey

Qatar Chamber general manager Saleh bin Hamad al-Sharqi has underscored Qatar-Turkey ties, saying both the countries are associated with fast-growing co-operation relations in all fields, especially in commercial and economic aspects.

Strong penchant for Islamic equities lifts QSE above 10,300 levels

Strong penchant for Islamic equities lifts QSE above 10,300 levels

A strong penchant for the Islamic equities yesterday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange above the 10,300 levels.

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