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Fintech to help Qatar become Islamic finance hub: QFC

Fintech to help Qatar become Islamic finance hub: QFC

Fintech can enable Islamic finance to attract more customers, increase efficiency, reduce costs and offer a wider range of products, helping the sector become more competitive against conventional finance ...

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) aims to serve the $2tn global Islamic finance market through three core geographies as Shariah-principled finance will progressively evolve ...

New contracts, output expectations boost sentiments in Qatar's non-hydrocarbon private sector

New contracts, output expectations boost sentiments in Qatar's non-hydrocarbon private sector

A sharp expansion in new contracts and robust output expectations have helped boost sentiments in Qatar's non-hydrocarbon private sector in March this year, according to the Qatar Financial Center (QFC).

QFC announces 2 high-level appointments to support localisation

QFC announces 2 high-level appointments to support localisation

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) has announced two new high-level appointments as part of efforts to enhance localisation of the talent.

Growing confidence on Qatar business prospects over 12-month period: QFC

Growing confidence on Qatar business prospects over 12-month period: QFC

Doha's non-hydrocarbon private sector witnessed enhanced employment in February this year in view of growing confidence on the business prospects over the 12-month period ...

Islamic banking assets in Qatar valued at $97bn by end-2017: QFC Authority CEO

Islamic banking assets in Qatar valued at $97bn by end-2017: QFC Authority CEO

Islamic banking assets in Qatar were valued at $97bn by the end of 2017, which constituted nearly 81% of the total Islamic finance assets, said QFC Authority chief executive officer Yousuf Mohamed al-Jaida.

NEBI seen boosting growth prospects across sectors in Qatar

NEBI seen boosting growth prospects across sectors in Qatar

Qatar's New Emerging Belt Initiative (NEBI), linking a $2.1tn economic bloc with Doha, is expected to lift the prospects across the sectors, particularly trade and banking, and the economy as a whole.

QFC engages with 120 plus key German businesses in Berlin

QFC engages with 120 plus key German businesses in Berlin

Panel discussions were held on the sidelines of the 6th session of the 'Joint Qatari-German Commission on Economic, Commercial and Technical Cooperation'

QFC Regulatory Authority, Qatar Chamber ink deal for information sharing

QFC Regulatory Authority, Qatar Chamber ink deal for information sharing

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Regulatory Authority and Qatar Chamber have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for sharing information at a ceremony held in Doha.

QFC focuses on key issues in international trade, climate at WEF

QFC focuses on key issues in international trade, climate at WEF

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), one of the world’s leading and fastest growing onshore business and financial centres, recently addressed key issues in international trade and climate in Davos, Switzerland.

MoTC, QFC join hands to boost digital industry support for Qatar GDP

MoTC, QFC join hands to boost digital industry support for Qatar GDP

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) and the Qatar Financial Centre on Wednesday signed an agreement for co-operating in all areas related to the technological and economic development of Qatar.

'Think-Lab' discusses introduction of new principles into QFC employment rules

'Think-Lab' discusses introduction of new principles into QFC employment rules

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), one of the world’s leading and fastest-growing onshore business and financial centres, recently hosted a 'Think-Lab' session ...