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Saudi-Canada row could hit Riyadh's foreign investment drive

Saudi-Canada row could hit Riyadh's foreign investment drive

The kingdom froze new trade and investment with Canada and expelled its ambassador this week, angered by a call from Ottawa to free arrested rights activists.

QIA to invest $500mn in Indonesia tourism

QIA to invest $500mn in Indonesia tourism

Under the MoU, QIA will invest the money in a series of projects to develop tourism within Indonesia’s 'Top 10 Tourism Priority Destinations'.

QSE breaks pre-blockade levels as index inches near 10,000

QSE breaks pre-blockade levels as index inches near 10,000

Robust buying – especially in realty, insurance and banking – led the 20-stock Qatar Index gain for the fourth straight session by a huge 1.54% or 151 points to 9,976.51 points.

Mwani Qatar, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority sign agreement

Mwani Qatar, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority sign agreement

HE Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti and Volodymyr Omelyan also held a meeting where they discussed aspects of co-operation between Qatar and Ukraine in the fields of maritime transport and ports.

Qatar Cool starts operations in Qatar Rail project

Qatar Cool starts operations in Qatar Rail project

Yasser al-Jaidah, CEO of Qatar Cool, said: ''Qatar Cool’s foremost emphasis is on providing a sustainable energy solution to the country to support future infrastructure.''

Qatar economy tipped to benefit from rise in foreign investment

Qatar economy tipped to benefit from rise in foreign investment

A higher up to 100% foreign direct investment (FDI) and the planned annual 100mn tonnes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) are slated to "tremendously" enhance the foreign flows into Qatar's banking system.

Sheikh Ahmed highlights Qatar's 'attractive' investment environment in Washington

Sheikh Ahmed highlights Qatar's 'attractive' investment environment in Washington

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani has said that Qatar provides an “attractive investment environment” that has made the country a leading investment destination.

Law on industrial areas seen boosting Qatar investment growth

Law on industrial areas seen boosting Qatar investment growth

Law number 8 of 2018 on industrial areas will play a key role in attracting more local and foreign investments in the industrial sector, particularly in manufacturing ...

Nepal PM to seek investment on first official China trip

Nepal PM to seek investment on first official China trip

Oli praised China's economic support for Nepal, one of the region's poorest countries and sandwiched between the two Asian giants.

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the move comes "in light of the difficult economic circumstances and challenges experienced by the sisterly Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan".

Amir chairs meeting of economic affairs council

Amir chairs meeting of economic affairs council

The Council discussed the topics on the agenda, took appropriate decisions, and reviewed the latest developments of the strategy of the Free Zones Authority.

China lowers tariffs, rejects US trade war escalation

China lowers tariffs, rejects US trade war escalation

China said on Thursday it wanted to avoid an escalation of trade tensions with the United States, as the two sides held new talks and Beijing decided to lower some tariffs.