The staging of the third ‘Made in China’ exhibition from November 16 to 19 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC) reflects “robust Qatari-Chinese relations,” an official of Qatar Chamber has said.
HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani and Singapore’s Minister of Trade and Industry S Iswaran met on the sidelines of the ‘Qatar-Singapore Economic Forum’ in Singapore yesterday.
Russia’s largest lender Sberbank is considering setting up an Islamic finance entity and will propose regulatory changes to facilitate Shariah-compliant business, a senior bank official told Reuters.
Islamic banks and financial service providers in Malaysia, which is currently riding out a slowdown in global growth of the sector, have been told they should develop more new products and embrace innovative tools from financial technology (fintech) startups in order to better navigate through the c
Mark Carney reaffirmed that the Bank of England is close to its first interest-rate increase in over a decade, as inflation hit 3% and one of his colleagues said the economy is approaching a “tipping point.”
Malaysia Airlines CEO Peter Bellew is leaving after just over a year in charge to return to Ryanair as chief operations officer to tackle the pilot shortages that has resulted in it cancelling more than 20,000 flights over the winter season.
Indonesia will turn to private investors for the hundreds of billions of dollars in investment needed to develop the archipelago’s infrastructure and natural resources, President Joko Widodo said, brushing off claims he was increasingly becoming an economic nationalist.
India is likely to stick to its fiscal deficit target of 3.2% of GDP, and may accelerate sales of government stakes in lenders and other companies as part of an effort to recapitalise banks, an adviser to the prime minister said yesterday.