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Inflation in Qatar rises 0.51% month-on-month in April

Inflation in Qatar rises 0.51% month-on-month in April

Substantially higher expenses towards transportation and restaurants, as well as costlier clothing and communication led Qatar's cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI) ...

Qatar's CPI inflation falls 0.24% year-on-year

Qatar's CPI inflation falls 0.24% year-on-year

Qatar's consumer price index (CPI) inflation declined 0.24% year-on-year despite higher expenses towards education, transport, clothing, health and furniture, according to the official data.

Qatar CPI inflation edges down in October

Qatar CPI inflation edges down in October

Qatar's consumer price index (CPI) inflation declined 0.25% year-on-year in October despite higher expenses towards education, transport, health, clothing and furniture, according to the official data.

Turkish lira firms ahead of economic plan announcement

Turkish lira firms ahead of economic plan announcement

Finance Minister Berat Albayrak has promised "realistic macro targets" and "right action plans" in the three-year programme to 2021.

Turkey central bank stuns markets with giant rate hike

Turkey central bank stuns markets with giant rate hike

Turkey's central bank on Thursday surprised markets with a bigger than expected rate hike to battle soaring inflation and boost the lira, prompting the embattled currency to surge in value.

Filipinos’ trust in Duterte falls to lowest level - survey

Filipinos’ trust in Duterte falls to lowest level - survey

The result was the popular leader's lowest score in nine surveys taken since he took office in June 2016.

Qatar’s inflation to average 2.6% this year: BMI forecast

Qatar’s inflation to average 2.6% this year: BMI forecast

Qatar’s inflation will average 2.6% this year, significantly above a consensus of just 1.5%, BMI Research has said in a report.

US growth, moderate inflation look set to extend into 2020: QNB

US growth, moderate inflation look set to extend into 2020: QNB

Despite the US cycle’s increasing maturity, recession fears are premature, says QNB report

Qatar CPI inflation gains 0.4% year-on-year in March

Qatar CPI inflation gains 0.4% year-on-year in March

The CPI inflation was however down 0.3% month-on-month in March this year as six main groups witnessed declines, according to the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics data.

India regains status as fastest growing major economy

India regains status as fastest growing major economy

Asia's third-largest economy grew 7.2% in the December quarter, its fastest in five quarters, Ministry of Statistics data showed on Wednesday. That beat China's 6.8%.

Qatar CPI inflation edges higher in January

Qatar CPI inflation edges higher in January

The CPI inflation saw a 0.4% jump month-on-month in January, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics data shows.

Domestic funds turn bullish, local retail investors reduce selling

Domestic funds turn bullish, local retail investors reduce selling

Domestic funds turned bullish and there was substantially lower net selling by local retail investors on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), which otherwise had once touched a six-year low this week.