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Qatar, Bulgaria vow to enhance bilateral ties, trade exchange

Qatar, Bulgaria vow to enhance bilateral ties, trade exchange

Qatar and Bulgaria have vowed to increase the value of both countries’ trade volume by enhancing economic ties and forging more co-operation in the private and public sector levels.

EU countries approve launch of US trade talks

EU countries approve launch of US trade talks

EU member states gave the green light on Thursday for Brussels to open trade talks with Washington, diplomatic sources said, ending months of stalemate due to opposition from France.

Trump threatens tariffs on EU products over Airbus subsidies

Trump threatens tariffs on EU products over Airbus subsidies

President Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at the EU, vowing to slap tariffs on billions in imports over subsidies to the aviation giant Airbus, suddenly escalating a transatlantic skirmish that is more than a decade old.

Qatar Chamber supports promotion of global halal trade

Qatar Chamber supports promotion of global halal trade

Private sector leader Qatar Chamber is supporting the global promotion of the halal trade, an official has said.

Global tensions to force trade slowdown in 2019: WTO

Global tensions to force trade slowdown in 2019: WTO

Global trade growth is expected to be lower in 2019 than it was last year, the World Trade Organization forecast on Tuesday, citing widespread ‘tensions’ and economic uncertainty.

ICC Qatar to hold annual banking workshop on trade finance training

ICC Qatar to hold annual banking workshop on trade finance training

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Qatar is organising its fourth banking workshop titled ‘Trade Finance Training 209’ slated on March 27 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Doha.

Qatar posts $52bn trade surplus in 2018: minister

Qatar posts $52bn trade surplus in 2018: minister

Qatar’s trade surplus stood at $52bn in 2018, HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari said during the Qatar-Pakistan Trade and Investment Conference held in Doha on Sunday.

Qatar-Pakistan trade jumps 230% to reach $2.6bn in 2018

Qatar-Pakistan trade jumps 230% to reach $2.6bn in 2018

With economic ties witnessing a strong momentum over the past 10 years, Qatar and Pakistan’s trade exchange stood at $2.6bn in 2018 – a more than 230% jump over the QR782mn recorded in 2016 ...

Qatar’s merchandise trade balance to scale up to $53.4bn in 2023: FocusEconomics

Qatar’s merchandise trade balance to scale up to $53.4bn in 2023: FocusEconomics

Qatar’s merchandise trade balance will scale up over the next four years and account for $53.4bn in 2023, a new report has shown.

Trump to drop preferential trade treatment for India; Delhi plays down impact

Trump to drop preferential trade treatment for India; Delhi plays down impact

US President Donald Trump looked set to open a new front in his trade wars on Monday with a plan to end preferential trade treatment for India that allows duty-free entry for upto $5.6 billion ...

Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is 'frightening'

Merkel says US calling European cars a threat is 'frightening'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday labelled as ‘frightening’ tough US trade rhetoric planning to declare European car imports a national security threat.

Qatar Chamber in talks with Kenyan trade delegation to boost bilateral ties

Qatar Chamber in talks with Kenyan trade delegation to boost bilateral ties

Private sector leader Qatar Chamber has encouraged businessmen in the country to explore investment opportunities Kenya is offering in the fields of agriculture, industry, and oil and gas, among others.