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Bearish outlook of Gulf, foreign institutions drives QSE down

Bearish outlook of Gulf, foreign institutions drives QSE down

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday fell for the second straight session, mainly on bearish outlook of the Gulf and foreign institutions.

UK joins US-led maritime mission in Gulf

UK joins US-led maritime mission in Gulf

Britain on Monday joined the United States in a maritime security mission in the Gulf to protect merchant vessels travelling through the Strait of Hormuz after Iran seized a British-flagged vessel.

German foreign minister calls for EU observer mission in Gulf

German foreign minister calls for EU observer mission in Gulf

The German government is actively pushing for a European Union observer mission to protect shipping in the Gulf, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on a visit to the Polish border on Monday.

Britain seeks Europe-led naval mission in Gulf

Britain seeks Europe-led naval mission in Gulf

Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in what London described as an act of "state piracy".

Omanis praise compatriot for 'historic' Man Booker literature prize

Omanis praise compatriot for 'historic' Man Booker literature prize

Omanis on Wednesday hailed writer Jokha Alharthi's "historical achievement" and praised her for bringing "honour" to their Gulf nation after she became the first Arab author to win the Man Booker International prize.

Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar has ranked first in the Gulf region and fifth globally on the mobile Internet speed index at 59.90 Mbps, the Ministry of Transport and Communications said on Monday.

Gulf hit by worldwide jet engine shortage

Gulf hit by worldwide jet engine shortage

Oman’s first low-cost airline, and new Airbus A320neo customer, SalamAir, is the latest Gulf airline that is set to feel the full effects of A320neo delivery delays this year ...

How airspace is distributed in the Gulf

How airspace is distributed in the Gulf

Back in June 2017, a Saudi-led unjust blockade on the State of Qatar pushed the distribution of airspace in the Gulf into the spotlight. Blockading states — the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and also Egypt ...

QSE enters negative terrain, despite bullish outlook of local and Gulf retail investors

QSE enters negative terrain, despite bullish outlook of local and Gulf retail investors

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday entered the negative terrain to settle below 9,100 points despite bullish outlook of local and Gulf retail investors.

Ai Weiwei's first exhibition in the Gulf to open in Doha

Ai Weiwei's first exhibition in the Gulf to open in Doha

Leading contemporary Chinese artist Ai Weiwei will hold his first exhibition in the Gulf region from March 15 to June 1 at the Fire Station’s Garage Gallery, Qatar Museums (QM) has announced.

Kuwaiti FM visits Arab states in bid to resolve Gulf crisis

Kuwaiti FM visits Arab states in bid to resolve Gulf crisis

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled al-Sabah is making rounds in a bid to renew efforts to resolve the Gulf crisis over Qatar, paying visits to four Arab nations in two days.

2 US envoys set to arrive this week to help solve Gulf crisis

2 US envoys set to arrive this week to help solve Gulf crisis

Two US envoys arrive in the Gulf region this week to meet with officials to help resolve a diplomatic crisis between Qatar and four other Arab countries that has lasted for more than two months ...