QFC develops sustainable sukuk, bonds framework

QFC develops sustainable sukuk, bonds framework

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) has developed a sustainable sukuk and bonds framework, the first in the GCC or Gulf Cooperation Council region, which would further develop the local debt market in the country.

Qatar participates in GCC ministerial consultative meeting

Qatar participates in GCC ministerial consultative meeting

Qatar Monday participated in the consultative meeting of the GCC foreign ministers in Brussels in preparation for the 26th session of the Joint Council and Ministerial Meeting of the European Union (EU) and of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf

High-level Gulf participation at book fair fosters cultural co-operation

High-level Gulf participation at book fair fosters cultural co-operation

The 31st Doha International Book Fair features a distinguished Gulf participation, in an emphasis on the support for the joint GCC cultural co-operation.

Industrial security course for GCC officers begins

Industrial security course for GCC officers begins

The two-week 7th industrial security course for officers of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC), organised by the General Department of Industrial Security at the Ministry of Interior, kicked off Sunday in Doha..

Qatar Chamber joins GCC consultative meeting in Bahrain

Qatar Chamber joins GCC consultative meeting in Bahrain

Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani has led a delegation participating in the consultative meeting of the GCC Ministers of Commerce and Industry and the heads of the GCC unions and chambers held in Manama, Bahrain.

Higher oil income to propel GCC diversification efforts; GDP growth to accelerate to 5.1% in 2022: Oxford Economics

Higher oil income to propel GCC diversification efforts; GDP growth to accelerate to 5.1% in 2022: Oxford Economics

The GCC recovery built momentum in the third quarter (Q3), thanks to vaccine progress, easing of health restrictions, and higher oil output, Oxford Economics said in a report.

Qatar participates in GCC Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee meeting

Qatar participates in GCC Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee meeting

HE the Minister of Finance Ali Shareef al-Emadi participated in the 113th Meeting of the GCC Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee, which was held online Wednesday.

Global initiative to reduce plastic pellet, flake and powder loss to environment gains momentum in GCC

Global initiative to reduce plastic pellet, flake and powder loss to environment gains momentum in GCC

Operation Clean Sweep, a global initiative to reduce plastic pellet, flake and powder loss to the environment, has gained significant momentum since its adoption in the GCC region by GPCA by attracting a number of new members from across the value chain,

'Regional interconnectivity vital in business growth', says Italian envoy

'Regional interconnectivity vital in business growth', says Italian envoy

Italy’s top diplomat to Qatar has underscored the vital role of regional interconnectivity in the growth and development of businesses in the GCC, particularly in Qatar.

GCC reconciliation reopens Qatar’s access to major sukuk investor base: Refinitiv

GCC reconciliation reopens Qatar’s access to major sukuk investor base: Refinitiv

Recent GCC reconciliation has reopened Qatar’s access to its major sukuk investor base – GCC-based Islamic financial institutions, says global financial market data provider Refinitiv.

Ministry participates in meet on GCC environmental portal

Ministry participates in meet on GCC environmental portal

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Monitoring and Environmental Laboratory Department, participated in a meeting on the application of the GCC environmental portal.

USQBC welcomes Al-Ula agreement ending blockade on Qatar

USQBC welcomes Al-Ula agreement ending blockade on Qatar

The US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) has welcomed the Al-Ula solidarity agreement signed on the sidelines of the 41st session of the Supreme Council of the Co-operation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) held in Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.