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Qatar-Malaysia trade tops $840mn in 2019, says Matrade official

Qatar-Malaysia trade tops $840mn in 2019, says Matrade official

Qatar and Malaysia’s total trade volume reached $840.1mn in 2019, according to Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) trade commissioner Omar Mohd Salleh.

Qatar records 10.7% increase in surplus of monthly trade balance

Qatar records 10.7% increase in surplus of monthly trade balance

Qatar recorded a 10.7% month-on-month (m-o-m) increase in its foreign merchandise balance for August 2020 to reach nearly QR0.7bn, according to preliminary figures released by the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

QBA underlines need to establish trade deals with UK

QBA underlines need to establish trade deals with UK

The Qatari Businessmen Association (QBA) has organised a business meeting with Sir Edward Lister, Chief Strategic Advisor to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, it was announced in a statement on Saturday.

Qatar-UK trade stood at $9bn in 2019; range of exports to Qatar ‘growing’, says envoy

Qatar-UK trade stood at $9bn in 2019; range of exports to Qatar ‘growing’, says envoy

The UK has been witnessing growth in its exports of goods and services to Qatar, even as trade between both countries stood at around $9bn in 2019, British ambassador Jon Wilks has said.

Boeing-Airbus trade dispute is a pointless relic

Boeing-Airbus trade dispute is a pointless relic

The long-running trade dispute between Boeing Co and Airbus SE has been a source of political grandstanding for years, but with the US’s aggression reaching new levels of hypocrisy ...

Qatari-German Business Forum discusses enhancing trade and investment exchange

Qatari-German Business Forum discusses enhancing trade and investment exchange

Qatar Chamber and the Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry held Qatari-German Business Forum, through video conference, with the participation ...

Coronavirus rekindles global trade disputes

Coronavirus rekindles global trade disputes

At the start of the year, US-China tensions were easing after their Phase I trade deal, while Washington, Brussels and Tokyo agreed on new global trading rules to curb subsidies. A relative calm had set in.

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

Amid the challenges related to the Covid-19 pandemic global economies are currently facing, new opportunities and growth for Qatar-Indonesia trade relations are to be expected “in the coming period,” ...

Qatar posts QR4.27bn trade surplus in April: PSA

Qatar posts QR4.27bn trade surplus in April: PSA

Qatar’s trade surplus amounted to QR4.27bn in April this year amidst higher imports from China and the novel coronavirus Covid-19, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Costa Rica seeks to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

Costa Rica seeks to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

The Central American country of Costa Rica is working with the Foreign Trade Promoter (Procomer) in an ambitious plan to promote services and manufactured goods in Qatar ...

5,701 LNG trade voyages completed in 2019, says IGU

5,701 LNG trade voyages completed in 2019, says IGU

A total of 5,701 of LNG trade voyages were completed in 2019, an 11% increase compared to the 2018 level of 5,130 voyages, thanks to new supplies from the US and Australia ...

Bank brokerages account for 46% of QSE trade turnover in April

Bank brokerages account for 46% of QSE trade turnover in April

The commercial banks' brokerage businesses accounted for more than 46% of the trade turnover on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) in April this year, according to the bourse's data.