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Qatar reviews quarantine policy for incoming travellers

Qatar reviews quarantine policy for incoming travellers

As part of the gradual lifting of restrictions imposed in the State of Qatar as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and based on Qatar’s travel policy announced previously ...

Policy space for Qatar to continue pursuing targeted policies, liquidity support to hard-hit sectors: IMF

Policy space for Qatar to continue pursuing targeted policies, liquidity support to hard-hit sectors: IMF

Qatar is among Mena (Middle East and North Africa) countries, where policy space is available to continue pursuing a mix of timely and targeted policies and liquidity support to hard-hit sectors ...

Enhanced booking policy to 'provide greater choice for customers': Qatar Airways

Enhanced booking policy to 'provide greater choice for customers': Qatar Airways

The enhanced booking policy announced by Qatar Airways will provide greater choice for customers and is another demonstration of its position "as an airline that passengers can trust", the national carrier has stressed.

Fed monetary policy framework review a 'positive' development: QNB

Fed monetary policy framework review a 'positive' development: QNB

US Federal Reserve's comprehensive review of its monetary policy framework is a “positive” development, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

Italy's Salvini rules out early vote, dictates policy agenda

Italy's Salvini rules out early vote, dictates policy agenda

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini on Thursday ruled out early elections, dismissing talk that he would capitalise on a triumph in European parliamentary elections ...

Clashes erupt in 'yellow vest' protests as Macron prepares policy moves

Clashes erupt in 'yellow vest' protests as Macron prepares policy moves

‘Yellow vest’ demonstrators clashed with riot police in the French city of Toulouse on Saturday as President Emmanuel Macron prepares a series of policy announcements aimed at quelling 22 consecutive weekends ...

Open sky policy gives Qatar Airways right to expand in US

Open sky policy gives Qatar Airways right to expand in US

The open sky policy, which is respected by both Qatar and the US, gives the national carrier Qatar Airways the right to expand in the United States, said airline Group Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker.

Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence

Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence

India approved on Wednesday a long-awaited policy to boost local defence manufacturing by effectively picking industry champions that would tie up with foreign players and make high-tech defence equipment.

China needs dynamic fiscal policy adjustments: PBoC

China needs dynamic fiscal policy adjustments: PBoC

A more flexible yuan currency is important for China’s development and reforms and monetary policy will be adjusted

Indian cabinet clears civil aviation policy: govt source

Indian cabinet clears civil aviation policy: govt source

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet approved a new national civil aviation policy on Wednesday, a government source said, sending airline stocks higher.

‘Open skies’ policy can lift Indian tourism, economy, says al-Baker

‘Open skies’ policy can lift Indian tourism, economy, says al-Baker

The Indian economy will further benefit by enhancing the country’s tourism through ‘open skies’, Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker has said.

UN: Cautious fiscal policy, lower inflation helped India achieve 7.8% growth

UN: Cautious fiscal policy, lower inflation helped India achieve 7.8% growth

A cautious fiscal policy and lower inflation coupled with reforms in some areas are putting India...