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Credit to trading and services sectors rise double-digit in July

Credit to trading and services sectors rise double-digit in July

Trading and services sectors saw strong backing from Qatar’s commercial banks, with them reporting a double-digit growth in credit received in July, as the country mitigates the risks to the private sector ...

Kahramaa signs 2 contracts with local firms for supply of electrical cables

Kahramaa signs 2 contracts with local firms for supply of electrical cables

The Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) on Sunday signed two contracts for supplying electric cables with Aamal Cables for Trading and Contracting and Qatar International Cables Company (QICC).

Waves Trading & Contracting W.L.L Pioneering Qatar’s global transformation

Waves Trading & Contracting W.L.L Pioneering Qatar’s global transformation

Recently concluded World Athletic Championships won Qatar both glory and praise from around the world for its successful run and impeccable facilities it offered.

FTSE reclassification on QSE is expected to see 'significant' trading

FTSE reclassification on QSE is expected to see 'significant' trading

Global index complier FTSE Russell's reclassification of shares listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) is expected to see "significant" trading on those reclassified constituents, according to the local bourse.

Main index gains 42 points as trading volumes jump on QSE

Main index gains 42 points as trading volumes jump on QSE

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday witnessed a huge jump in trading volumes and its key index gained 42 points to cross the 9,900 levels.

Jail term, fine upheld for illicit drug trading

Jail term, fine upheld for illicit drug trading

The Court of Appeal upheld the verdict of the Criminal Court to sentence two Asian men to five years in prison and impose a fine of QR200,000 after being convicted of involvement in the illicit drug trade ...

China now Qatar’s third-largest trading partner, says top MCI official

China now Qatar’s third-largest trading partner, says top MCI official

HE the Undersecretary at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Sultan bin Rashid al-Khater chaired the Qatar-China Economic Forum in Shanghai on Wednesday.

Qatar Stock Exchange market capitalisation reaches QR519.5bn

Qatar Stock Exchange market capitalisation reaches QR519.5bn

Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) has seen its market capitalisation reach QR519.5bn at the end of the trading week that closed on Thursday.

Qatari riyal now trading close to fixed peg rate: QCB

Qatari riyal now trading close to fixed peg rate: QCB

Qatari riyal is now trading close to its fixed peg rate, in both off-shore and on-shore forex market and confidence has been regained after the “speculative attack” in the offshore market since the blockade ...

Qatar shares snap 5-day losing streak amid heavy trading

Qatar shares snap 5-day losing streak amid heavy trading

Ahead of the Eid holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday snapped five days of bearish spell, amidst heavy trading, especially due to the banking scrips.

Qatar Central Bank warns of Bitcoin trading risks

Qatar Central Bank warns of Bitcoin trading risks

The circulars highlighted the increasing activity of trading in Bitcoin all over the world and the resulting negative consequences in global financial markets, QCB said in a press release.

South Korea planning to close cryptocurrency exchanges

South Korea planning to close cryptocurrency exchanges

A series of measures have failed to curb overheated virtual currency speculation in South Korea and Justice Minister Park Sang-Ki said it would be "devastating if the bubble bursts".