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Qatar’s consumer price index increases 0.48% in August

Qatar’s consumer price index increases 0.48% in August

Qatar’s consumer price index (CPI) has shown an increase of 0.48% in August compared to the CPI in July, the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) said on Monday.

QIB receives two prestigious awards for Middle East World’s Best Consumer Digital Banks Awards

QIB receives two prestigious awards for Middle East World’s Best Consumer Digital Banks Awards

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has been recognised with two prestigious awards at the ‘Middle East World’s Best Consumer Digital Banks Awards 2020’ by Global Finance Magazine ...

Industrials, telecom and consumer goods equities weigh on Qatar bourse

Industrials, telecom and consumer goods equities weigh on Qatar bourse

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday lost 75 points, mainly dragged by industrials, telecom and consumer goods equities, and its key index retreated below 10,400 levels.

Qatar is 'most attractive' consumer electronics market in MEA: Fitch Solutions

Qatar is 'most attractive' consumer electronics market in MEA: Fitch Solutions

Qatar is the “most attractive” consumer electronics market in Middle East and Africa (MEA) and tops the Industry Risk/Reward Index for the region set by Fitch Solutions with a score of 6 3.6 points.

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

A Moroccan government minister will resign after coming under pressure for showing sympathy with workers hit by a consumer boycott campaign targeting some of the country's top brands, his party said on Wednesday.

Italy moves to fine Ryanair over flight chaos

Italy moves to fine Ryanair over flight chaos

Italy's competition watchdog on Monday initiated non-compliance proceedings against Ryanair that could see the airline fined up to five million euros ($6 million)over its recent waves of cancellations.

EpiPen maker to offer generic amid price flap

EpiPen maker to offer generic amid price flap

The drugmaker Mylan NV said Monday it would offer a generic version of the EpiPen, the company's second move in a week to contain public outrage over perceived price gouging.

Consumer confidence in Britain suffers one of its biggest drops in 21 years

Consumer confidence in Britain suffers one of its biggest drops in 21 years

British consumer confidence suffered one of its biggest drops in 21 years and the country’s largest department store

Strikes bring shortages in hundreds of French petrol stations

Strikes bring shortages in hundreds of French petrol stations

Hundreds of petrol stations faced shortages in France on Saturday as protests over a labour law reform led to a fall in refinery output and blockades that hampered fuel supply...

As profit booking balances by robust buying, QSE falls marginally

As profit booking balances by robust buying, QSE falls marginally

Increased net profit booking by foreign institutions masked the robust buying support from local retail and institutions that the Qatar Stock Exchange lost a marginal two points.