Ooredoo, QFC in pact to enhance digital innovation, cybersecurity

Ooredoo, QFC in pact to enhance digital innovation, cybersecurity

Ooredoo has signed a partnership with Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, to leverage joint experience, expertise, and capabilities to further extend and develop collaboration between the two entities.

Increased collaboration among international financial centres continues to strengthen economic recovery

Increased collaboration among international financial centres continues to strengthen economic recovery

This past year has shown us it is impossible to separate health from finance, environment, and sustainability, and just as economic differences result in horrific consequences from a health perspective, a global pandemic can rip apart even the most strong and stable of economies.

QFC hosts discussion on corporate solutions for recent global tax developments

QFC hosts discussion on corporate solutions for recent global tax developments

Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) hosted an in-person event, the first since the introduction of the Covid-19 related restriction measures, to discuss the opportunities offered by QFC corporate solutions in light of the recent developments in the global tax framework.

Record expansions in both activity and new business in October, reveal QFC PMI survey data

Record expansions in both activity and new business in October, reveal QFC PMI survey data

The latest Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey data from Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) signalled a successive record improvement in operating conditions in the non-energy economy at the start of the fourth quarter.

QFC welcomes the presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office

QFC welcomes the presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office

Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, has welcomed the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office to its platform.

QFC outlines new data protection regulations

QFC outlines new data protection regulations

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, hosted a roundtable to provide an overview of the new data protection regulations and facilitate a structured discussion around key issues and challenges faced by firms.

Qatar PMI hits record high in September: QFC

Qatar PMI hits record high in September: QFC

Doha witnessed a "record" improvement in operating conditions in the non-energy economy this September with output, new orders and purchasing activity rising at the second-fastest rates on record, according to the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

QFC-based corporate banks' exposure to local market remains largest segment in 2020

QFC-based corporate banks' exposure to local market remains largest segment in 2020

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC)-domiciled corporate banks' exposure to the local market remained the largest segment at 54% of the total during 2020; indicating the significant contribution of the centre to the domestic economy.

QFC, Rwanda Finance sign pact to support businesses in Rwanda, Qatar

QFC, Rwanda Finance sign pact to support businesses in Rwanda, Qatar

The Qatar Financial Centre, a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Rwanda Finance (RFL) to facilitate initiatives that will promote the international development of both the QFC and Kigali International Financial Centre

QFCRA proposes new rules to update professional investor fund regime

QFCRA proposes new rules to update professional investor fund regime

The Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) has released a Consultation Paper that proposes a comprehensive updating and broadening of the regulatory framework for professional investor funds in the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

Qatar International Court confirms status as 'opt-in court of arbitration'

Qatar International Court confirms status as 'opt-in court of arbitration'

Strengthening parties’ confidence in selecting the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) as the competent court of arbitration, its First Instance Circuit has issued a Note of its Ruling in the case of C v D

WEF names Sheikha Alanoud as Young Global Leader

WEF names Sheikha Alanoud as Young Global Leader

Sheikha Alanoud bint Hamad al-Thani, managing director of Business Development at Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority, has been selected to join the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders (YGL) for the class of 2021.