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Qatar developing 'National Intellectual Property Strategy', says al-Kuwari

Qatar developing 'National Intellectual Property Strategy', says al-Kuwari

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari has said Qatar is in the process of developing a 'National Intellectual Property Strategy'

Qatar advances new ideas and collaboration at WEF

Qatar advances new ideas and collaboration at WEF

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani led a significant delegation from Qatar to the 50th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum

Al-Kuwari attends key sessions of World Economic Forum in Davos

Al-Kuwari attends key sessions of World Economic Forum in Davos

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari attended the inauguration of the 50th edition of the World Economic Forum (WEF), which is now being held in Davos, Switzerland.

Global Competitiveness Report ranks Qatar 29th globally, 2nd in Arab world

Global Competitiveness Report ranks Qatar 29th globally, 2nd in Arab world

Qatar was ranked 29th globally and second in the Arab world, according to the Global Competitiveness Report 2019

Gulf crisis has rendered GCC ineffective: FM

Gulf crisis has rendered GCC ineffective: FM

The Gulf crisis has paralysed the ability of the GCC to contribute to peace and be a force for stability, HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Qatar on Tuesday said.

Huawei warns of action against hostile markets

Huawei warns of action against hostile markets

Chinese tech giant Huawei said Tuesday it could pull out of partnerships in hostile countries as it seeks to counter security concerns in the West over its 5G technology.

QFC chief to represent ICC Qatar in Davos meeting

QFC chief to represent ICC Qatar in Davos meeting

Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) CEO Yousuf Mohamed al-Jaida will be representing the International Chamber of Commerce Qatar (ICC Qatar) in an annual meeting that takes place within the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland from January 22-25.

Qatar economy ranks second in competitiveness in region

Qatar economy ranks second in competitiveness in region

Qatar is the second-most competitive economy in the region as the country has been ranked second in the Arab world and 30th globally in The Global Competitiveness Report 2018 released by the World Economic Forum (WEF)

Qatar seeking new horizons to bolster economy: FM

Qatar seeking new horizons to bolster economy: FM

Qatar has built strong resilience as it opens up new trade lines and the sovereign wealth fund - one of the world’s largest – seeks new investments abroad, HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has said.

Qatar's economy performed better than expected last year

Qatar's economy performed better than expected last year

Qatar’s economy performed better than expected last year and required “minimal” government support to blunt the effects of a trade and diplomatic embargo by Saudi Arabia and three other Arab countries, the Minister for Economy and Commerce, HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani, has said.

Qatar sees oil market balancing in 3rd quarter

Qatar sees oil market balancing in 3rd quarter

Oil markets should reach balance after several years of supply glut sometime in the third quarter of 2018, Qatar's Minister of Energy and Industry HE Dr. Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada told Reuters on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday.

Qatar tops region in WEF's human capital index

Qatar tops region in WEF's human capital index

Qatar outperformed the rest of the countries in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, whose overall average score was 55.91.