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‘Strong economy’ driving more South Korean companies to Qatar

‘Strong economy’ driving more South Korean companies to Qatar

Qatar’s robust and resilient economy has continued to attract a wide range of South Korean companies that want to explore the nation’s diverse investment markets, according to an official ...

‘32,000 companies established since siege’

‘32,000 companies established since siege’

Some 32,000 new companies have been established in Qatar since the unjust blockade was enforced two years ago, Qatar Chamber (QC) chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani said on Wednesday.

QSE sees listed companies post QR10.49bn profit in Q1

QSE sees listed companies post QR10.49bn profit in Q1

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed its listed companies cumulatively report net profit of QR10.49bn in the first three months of this year with banking and industrials sectors contributing about 74% to the overall kitty.

25 companies from Azerbaijan seek investment avenues in Qatar

25 companies from Azerbaijan seek investment avenues in Qatar

Qatar Chamber officials held a meeting on Monday with a delegation from Azerbaijan headed by Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (Azpromo) ...

SoftBank is placing a $60bn bet in more than 40 companies

SoftBank is placing a $60bn bet in more than 40 companies

SoftBank Group Corp leader Masayoshi Son has much bigger ambitions for transportation than simply seeing his investment in Uber Technologies Inc turn into more than $13bn when the company goes public next month.

QFMA gives listed companies June 9-July 7 window to enforce stock split

QFMA gives listed companies June 9-July 7 window to enforce stock split

The listed companies are required to enforce stock split, through which the nominal value of a share will become QR1 instead of the present QR10, from June 9 until July 7 ...

QSE-listed companies step up IR efforts in 2018, says official

QSE-listed companies step up IR efforts in 2018, says official

The Qatar Stock Exchange’s (QSE) ‘Investor Relations Excellence Programme’ has helped encourage QSE-listed companies to step-up their IR efforts last year, an official has said.

Ashghal on track to spend more than QR45bn on projects in next 5 years

Ashghal on track to spend more than QR45bn on projects in next 5 years

Aligned with Qatar's efforts to support private sector growth, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has provided more than QR1.8bn worth of contracts to local companies ...

Facebook says companies got access to data only after user permission

Facebook says companies got access to data only after user permission

Facebook Inc said it did not give companies access to personal data of users without their permission, after the New York Times reported on Tuesday ...

New exit permit law to be implemented by private sector

New exit permit law to be implemented by private sector

The new law exempting expatriate workers from obtaining an exit permit to leave the country will be implemented by the private sector and does not include government/quasi-government agencies or personal sponsorships ...

'Made in Qatar 2018' expo in Oman: 200 companies to join

'Made in Qatar 2018' expo in Oman: 200 companies to join

Towar al-Kuwari said this year’s edition of ‘Made in Qatar’ aims to open new channels between Qatari and Omani companies.

Qatar companies to get ‘big savings’ once ATA Carnet takes effect next month

Qatar companies to get ‘big savings’ once ATA Carnet takes effect next month

Companies in Qatar could expect to generate “very big savings” in operational costs once the ATA Carnet takes effect in the country next month, Qatar Chamber Legal Affairs Department director Abdul Aziz al-Kuwari said.