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Qatar-Italy trade jumps 16% to €2.8bn in 2018, says Chamber official

Qatar-Italy trade jumps 16% to €2.8bn in 2018, says Chamber official

Total trade exchange between Qatar and Italy increased by 16% to €2.8bn in 2018 over €2.4bn in the previous year, according to Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani.

WTO gives final approval to US retaliation in Airbus case

WTO gives final approval to US retaliation in Airbus case

The World Trade Organisation on Monday gave the United States final authorisation to impose tariffs on EU products in retaliation for illegal subsidies given to Airbus, in a widely expected procedural move.

Trump to meet China envoy, lifting hopes for trade talks

Trump to meet China envoy, lifting hopes for trade talks

President Donald Trump announced Thursday he will meet with China's top trade envoy as the two sides pursue fraught negotiations that this week appeared headed for a dead end.

US adds eight Chinese firms to trade blacklist

US adds eight Chinese firms to trade blacklist

The US government expanded its trade blacklist on Monday to include some of China's top artificial intelligence (AI) startups over Beijing's treatment of minorities.

Qatar-Mexico trade jumps 33% to $263mn in 2018: Qatar Chamber

Qatar-Mexico trade jumps 33% to $263mn in 2018: Qatar Chamber

The volume of trade exchange between Qatar and Mexico saw a 33% jump to reach $263mn in 2018 over $199mn recorded in the previous year, according to figures revealed by Qatar Chamber ...

Qatar posts QR12.12bn trade surplus in August: PSA

Qatar posts QR12.12bn trade surplus in August: PSA

Qatar's trade surplus amounted to QR12.12bn in August 2019, according to the country's Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

European stocks lower on Trump impeachment move, trade fears

European stocks lower on Trump impeachment move, trade fears

European stocks slid Wednesday after US Democrats launched a formal impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump and the US president renewed trade war fears.

Amir, German Chancellor hold talks

Amir, German Chancellor hold talks

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met on Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her accompanying delegation ...

China to exempt 16 categories of US products from tariffs

China to exempt 16 categories of US products from tariffs

China announced Wednesday it would exempt 16 categories of products from US tariffs, ahead of a fresh round of trade talks next month.

Qatar-Indonesia trade posts 154% jump in 2018, says Qatar Chamber executive

Qatar-Indonesia trade posts 154% jump in 2018, says Qatar Chamber executive

Qatar and Indonesia recorded stupendous 154% jump in total trade volume from $346mn in 2017 to $866 last year, Qatar Chamber first vice chairman Mohamed bin Towar al-Kuwari said on Wednesday.

Qatar posts 30% trade volume growth with China in 2018

Qatar posts 30% trade volume growth with China in 2018

Qatar and China’s trade volume saw a 30% growth to reach $13.5bn last year compared to $10.4bn recorded in 2017, data from private sector leader Qatar Chamber revealed on Tuesday.

Qatar-Italy trade up 15% to reach QR10.4bn in 2018

Qatar-Italy trade up 15% to reach QR10.4bn in 2018

The total trade volume between Qatar and Italy stood at QR10.4bn last year, a 15% growth compared to figures recorded in 2017, according to data provided by private sector leader Qatar Chamber.