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Producer Price Index of industrial sector down in July

Producer Price Index of industrial sector down in July

Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has released the Monthly Producer Price Index (PPI) of the industrial sector for July 2018 with the base year 2013.

MDPS, NAMA Centre sign partnership pact

MDPS, NAMA Centre sign partnership pact

The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) and the Social Development Centre-NAMA have signed a collaboration protocol to organise a campaign to raise the awareness of the youth about Qatar National Vision (QNV) 2030.

Qatar population lowest in 11 months

Qatar population lowest in 11 months

The previous lowest population in the past one year was at the end of August 2017, when the country had some 2,446,328 people.

Qatar receives QR676.4bn of foreign investments in first quarter

Qatar receives QR676.4bn of foreign investments in first quarter

Of the QR676.4bn total foreign investments, foreign direct investments (FDI) amounted to QR123.1bn or 18.2% of the total.

Traffic accidents fall sharply in Qatar

Traffic accidents fall sharply in Qatar

The annual number of deaths in Qatar decreased by 9.9% in May this year compared to May 2017, and traffic violations decreased by an annual rate of 58.2%.

Qatar’s industrial production sees robust gains in April

Qatar’s industrial production sees robust gains in April

The country's Industrial Production Index (IPI) reported a 1.4% and 1.5% increase year-on-year and month-on-month respectively in April this year.

Siege fails to shake confidence of global investors in Qatar

Siege fails to shake confidence of global investors in Qatar

The country's total inward FDI stocks amounted to QR130.5bn in 2017 with other American countries contributing QR46.6bn, or 36%, of the total.

Qatar population at an all-time high of 2.706mn

Qatar population at an all-time high of 2.706mn

This latest figure was based on the actual number of people, within the Qatari territory at the end of last month (April 2018), it said.

Qatar industrial production grows 2% y-o-y in February

Qatar industrial production grows 2% y-o-y in February

The country's Industrial Production Index (IPI) reported a 2% increase year-on-year in the review period, said the figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

Rayyan municipality tops in building permits issuance last month

Rayyan municipality tops in building permits issuance last month

Rayyan municipality topped the issuance of building permits in Qatar in March with 220 permits, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has said in its monthly bulletin.

Qatar's population returns to a high of 2.7mn

Qatar's population returns to a high of 2.7mn

Qatar's population has returned to an all-time high of 2.7mn, according to figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) on Thursday.

Qatar’s population increases to 2.644mn in January

Qatar’s population increases to 2.644mn in January

The highest in recent months was in May last year when MDPS had reported the population touched 2.7mn for the first time ever.