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Qatari Quality Mark a competitive edge for local companies

Qatari Quality Mark a competitive edge for local companies

The Qatari Quality Mark, launched recently, represents the passport for local companies to go international while strengthening their competitiveness in the local market, a Qatar Foundation (QF) economist has said.

‘Qatar market bounced back at Covid-19’

‘Qatar market bounced back at Covid-19’

It has been a golden decade for tech companies. Over the last ten years, tech companies built and grew that now dominate the entire world today, somehow one way or another.

QSE market capitalisation at QR571.2bn during week: QNBFS

QSE market capitalisation at QR571.2bn during week: QNBFS

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index decreased by 0.74% during the week ended on Thursday to close at 9,763.78, QNB Financial Services (QNBFS) has said in a report.

Australia a very important market for Qatar Airways: Al-Baker

Australia a very important market for Qatar Airways: Al-Baker

Qatar Airways Group chief executive HE Akbar al-Baker has emphasised the importance of the Australian market and said the national carrier has carried 180,000 passengers and over 15,000 tonnes of cargo ...

Umm Slal fish market a big hit with all

Umm Slal fish market a big hit with all

The excellent services at the new fish market at Umm Slal Central Market, which was partially opened recently and awaiting a full opening soon, has won the praise and appreciation of both customers and salesmen.

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 ...