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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, Europe deflation provides Qatar energy industry opportunity to raise funds at cheaper rates: KPMG

US, Europe deflation provides Qatar energy industry opportunity to raise funds at cheaper rates: KPMG

Deflation in major economies like the US and Europe provides a unique opportunity for Qatar’s oil and gas industry to raise funds at cheaper interest rates to finance capital expansion plans, a new report has shown.

Business sentiment less adverse in Qatar firms: KPMG

Business sentiment less adverse in Qatar firms: KPMG

Despite Covid-19, the business sentiment has been less adverse in the local companies, as reflected in the (performance of) the Qatar Stock Exchange vis-a-vis other markets, according to KPMG Qatar ...

Qatar real estate market slowly entering stabilisation mode: KPMG

Qatar real estate market slowly entering stabilisation mode: KPMG

Rental level in the country’s commercial office segment fell by about 30% since 2016 due to the increasing supply of commercial office spaces coupled with weakened demand, KPMG in Qatar has said in a report.

Qatar realty market turns 'tenant friendly' amid price corrections: KPMG

Qatar realty market turns 'tenant friendly' amid price corrections: KPMG

Across-the-board price corrections have made Qatar market "tenant friendly" in real estate sector, whose size is slated to see expansion fundamentally, according to KPMG ...

Qatar ranks 12th globally in KPMG’s 2019 Change Readiness Index

Qatar ranks 12th globally in KPMG’s 2019 Change Readiness Index

KPMG’s 2019 Change Readiness Index (CRI) has ranked Qatar among the top 20 countries in the world that are well prepared to embrace change.

Qatar can adopt Basel IV guidelines quickly: KPMG

Qatar can adopt Basel IV guidelines quickly: KPMG

Qatar has already adopted and implemented the Basel III framework ahead of some of its GCC peers and can adopt the revised guidelines quickly, KPMG has said in a report.

Qatar’s banking sector maintains resilience, amid evolving regulatory landscape, technological changes: KPMG

Qatar’s banking sector maintains resilience, amid evolving regulatory landscape, technological changes: KPMG

KPMG has launched the inaugural edition of its annual ‘Qatar banking perspectives’ publication, examining key issues and trends in the global banking industry and how they impact banks in the country.

Qatari banks to keep primary focus on local market, says report

Qatari banks to keep primary focus on local market, says report

Qatari banks will keep primary focus on the local market, as opposed to looking overseas for growth in view of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and in line with the Qatar National Vision 2030, KPMG in Qatar has said.

Qatari insurers making good progress in implementing new IFRS standards

Qatari insurers making good progress in implementing new IFRS standards

Insurance firms in Qatar are making good progress in preparing to implement changes that will ensure compliance with the new reporting standards such as IFRS 17 and IFRS 9, according to KPMG in Qatar.

Qatar banks to keep local market focus ahead of 2022 World Cup: KPMG

Qatar banks to keep local market focus ahead of 2022 World Cup: KPMG

As the 2022 FIFA World Cup approaches, Qatari banks will keep primary focus on the local market, as opposed to looking overseas for growth, KPMG said in its recent report on GCC banking sector ...

Additional controls required to reduce fraud risks: KPMG

Additional controls required to reduce fraud risks: KPMG

Technology was found to be a significant enabler for nearly a quarter of the 750 fraudsters investigated by forensic specialists across 78 countries, shows a new report by KPMG International.