Gulf Times - Moody
Moody's strong rating shows strength of Qatar economy: QIIB

Moody's strong rating shows strength of Qatar economy: QIIB

The change of QIIB's outlook to "stable" is based on the operational environment flexibility in Qatar.

Moody's sees 'limited' impact on QP from blockade

Moody's sees 'limited' impact on QP from blockade

The economic blockade by the siege countries is expected to have only "limited" impact on Qatar Petroleum, whose exports are majorly to the Asian economies, according to Moody's.

Moody's affirms ratings on Qatar despite economic blockade

Moody's affirms ratings on Qatar despite economic blockade

The political and economic blockade by the siege countries have not "materially" changed Qatar's macro fundamentals as well as institutional and finance strengths, according to Moody's, a global credit rating agency.

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan suggested on Thursday that emergency rule could be extended beyond a year and rounded on rating agencies after Moody's cut Turkey to "junk" status.

Ooredoo plans to issue new bonds

Ooredoo plans to issue new bonds

Ooredoo has announced plans to issue new bonds under its $5bn Global Medium Term Notes Programme.

Qatar shares close week in negative terrain

Qatar shares close week in negative terrain

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) could not regain from the steep decline on the opening day that it finally closed in the negative terrain during the week.

Moody’s says Qatar could hike electricity tariff

Moody’s says Qatar could hike electricity tariff

Qatar could increase the electricity tariff by 81% and 40% for residential and commercial connections respectively to reflect the actual cost per kilowatt hour (kWh), according to global credit rating agency Moody's.