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US exports to Qatar reach $5.15bn in 2018: USQBC official

US exports to Qatar reach $5.15bn in 2018: USQBC official

US exports to Qatar have increased in 2018 to reach $5.15bn, a reflection of the continued strengthening of both countries’ trade relations, an official of the US-Qatar Business Council ...

UK retail sector axed 150,000 jobs in 2018: study

UK retail sector axed 150,000 jobs in 2018: study

Troubled UK high-street retailers shed almost 150,000 jobs this year, hit by high business property taxation, flagging growth and rising online sales, a study showed Monday.

Unilever buys GSK Asian health drinks arm for 3.3 bn euros

Unilever buys GSK Asian health drinks arm for 3.3 bn euros

Anglo-Dutch food giant Unilever said Monday it is buying GlaxoSmithKline's health drinks portfolio in Asia for a total of 3.3 billion euros ($3.7 billion), including iconic night-time hot drink Horlicks.

Qatar back to 'business as usual' mode, post-blockade: QCB Governor

Qatar back to 'business as usual' mode, post-blockade: QCB Governor

Qatar has returned to "business as usual" mode in every aspect of its economy, one and a half years since the blockade, said HE the QCB Governor Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani.

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar is among the leading countries in the field of business continuity and institutional resilience, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MCI) said ...

AZF, QFC join hands to attract multinationals to sports business

AZF, QFC join hands to attract multinationals to sports business

With Doha's sports sector expected to reach $20bn by 2023, Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) and Qatar Financial Center (QFC) are together establishing Qatar Sports Business District (QSBD) ...

QDB showcases promising business opportunities to foreign investors at IPEC

QDB showcases promising business opportunities to foreign investors at IPEC

Qatar Development Bank (QDB), which is in the forefront of the country's diversification path, on Tuesday showcased before foreign investors, particularly from the fraternal and friendly countries ...

Qatar offers friendly states 'distinctive' business opportunities

Qatar offers friendly states 'distinctive' business opportunities

Intensifying its efforts to strengthen economic, trade and investment relations with fraternal and friendly countries, Qatar on Monday asked them to take advantage of the "distinctive" business opportunities ...

Vietnam embassy celebrates country's National Day

Vietnam embassy celebrates country's National Day

Vietnamese ambassador Nguyen Dinh Thao, senior diplomats and officers and a number of community members took part.

Amir leaves for Germany on Wednesday

Amir leaves for Germany on Wednesday

His Highness the Amir and Chancellor Angela Merkel will open the 9th Qatar-Germany Business and Investment Forum, which will be held in Berlin on September 7.

City College Doha focuses on business courses

City College Doha focuses on business courses

The City College Doha offers High National Certificate in Business and High National Diploma in six business specialisations.

Careem planning to spend $150 mn to launch food delivery business: sources

Careem planning to spend $150 mn to launch food delivery business: sources

Middle East ride-hailing app Careem is planning to spend up to $150 million to launch its food delivery business as early as September, according to two sources with direct knowledge of the matter.