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Qatar among top 10 emerging market sovereign issuers in H1: Moody's

Qatar among top 10 emerging market sovereign issuers in H1: Moody's

Qatar is among the 'top 10' emerging market (EM) sovereign issuers in H1, 2020, with issuances totalling $10bn, according to Moody's Investors Service.

International corporate houses will soon be able to tap Doha's capital market: Al-Jaida

International corporate houses will soon be able to tap Doha's capital market: Al-Jaida

International corporate houses, including those from the New Economic Belt Initiative (NEBI) countries, will soon be able to tap Doha's capital market as part of Qatar’s strategy to open up the markets ...

Robust master plan urged for Qatar capital market with focus on long-term debt

Robust master plan urged for Qatar capital market with focus on long-term debt

Energy rich Qatar should have a robust master plan for capital market with top priority accorded to long-term debt, as large corporates in the energy, transport and logistics sectors ...

Global LNG market grows despite lower demand and prices

Global LNG market grows despite lower demand and prices

Analysts in the global markets for liquefied natural gas see that rationing production to match supply in LNG production facilities has become necessary in high-cost gas facilities ...

Used vehicles market in Qatar outperforms overall sector in May: PSA

Used vehicles market in Qatar outperforms overall sector in May: PSA

The used vehicles market in Qatar outperformed the overall automobile sector in May month-on-month, indicating the shifting consumer preference amidst uncertainty.

Oil market gradually recovers; will we see $50 for a barrel?

Oil market gradually recovers; will we see $50 for a barrel?

Oil demand may not fully recover to pre-epidemic levels until 2022 at the earliest, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency (IEA).

More than 600,000 lose work in UK as COVID hits jobs market

More than 600,000 lose work in UK as COVID hits jobs market

The number of people on British company payrolls fell by more than 600,000 in April and May as the coronavirus lockdown hit the labour market, and vacancies plunged by the most on record ...

Qatar real estate market may shift towards 'better value proposition and affordability', says KPMG

Qatar real estate market may shift towards 'better value proposition and affordability', says KPMG

Qatar’s real estate market is likely to shift further towards “better value proposition and affordability” due to decline in rentals because of the socio-economic impact of Covid-19, a new report has shown.

US firms upbeat on Qatar market despite pandemic, says business council exec

US firms upbeat on Qatar market despite pandemic, says business council exec

American companies are keeping an upbeat outlook on the Qatari economy, an official of the US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) has said, citing quick government support ...

Qatari tech startup launches new online property market portal

Qatari tech startup launches new online property market portal

A Qatari tech startup officially launched on Saturday a new website that connects real estate brokers to customers, with a focus on residential rental properties available across Qatar.

‘Turkey is important market for Qatar’, says Commercial Bank GCEO

‘Turkey is important market for Qatar’, says Commercial Bank GCEO

Commercial Bank remains as a "long-term investor" in Turkey, according to Group CEO Joseph Abraham, who described the Middle East country as “a very important market” for the GCC region.

QSE market cap rises 2.18% to reach QR594.1bn: QNBFS

QSE market cap rises 2.18% to reach QR594.1bn: QNBFS

The Qatar Stock Exchange’s market capitalisation rose by 2.18% to reach QR594.1bn in the week that ended on Thursday, QNB Financial Services has said in a report.