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QSE surpasses 10,600 levels on foreign funds' buying interests

QSE surpasses 10,600 levels on foreign funds' buying interests

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday gained for the fourth straight session to surpass 10,600 levels mainly on sustained buying interests from foreign funds.

Thomas Cook has approached UK government for bailout funds: FT

Thomas Cook has approached UK government for bailout funds: FT

Britain's Thomas Cook Group Plc has approached the UK government for a bailout in an attempt to save itself from collapse after its lenders threatened to pull out of a proposed rescue deal ...

QSE gains 207 points as institutionals pump in funds

QSE gains 207 points as institutionals pump in funds

Foreign and Gulf institutions pumped in funds to lift the Qatar Stock Exchange more than 207 points to make its key benchmark settle above 10,200 levels.

Jet Airways pilots' union asks India's top court to direct lender to release funds

Jet Airways pilots' union asks India's top court to direct lender to release funds

Jet Airways' pilots' union has appealed to India's top court to direct State Bank Of India (SBI) to release interim funding to try to revive the grounded airline, according to a court filing made on Tuesday ...

QFMA issues new listing rules and governance code for funds

QFMA issues new listing rules and governance code for funds

The Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA) announced on Monday the issuance of Governance Code for Listed Funds and Listing Rules for Funds' Units listed in the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE).

Qatar plays key role in promoting Shariah-compliant funds: OBG

Qatar plays key role in promoting Shariah-compliant funds: OBG

Shariah-compliant funds are emerging as an “increasingly popular” investment instrument in markets across the region, and Qatar is playing an important role in this expansion, a new report has shown.

Qatar allocates adequate funds for researches

Qatar allocates adequate funds for researches

The 7th Humanities and Social Sciences Conference, organised by the Arab Centre for Research and Policy Studies, continued its activities on Sunday in Doha ...

QSE sees buying interests from foreign, domestic funds

QSE sees buying interests from foreign, domestic funds

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed buying interests from foreign and domestic funds, even as it overall settled in the negative for the third straight session to close a tad above 8,500 levels.

New Indian boss mulls bid for 2032 Olympics

New Indian boss mulls bid for 2032 Olympics

Narinder Batra, who is also the International Hockey Federation president, said after winning the Indian Olympic Association vote that an approach would be made to the Indian government for financial backing.

Merkel pledges more funds to clean up city air

Merkel pledges more funds to clean up city air

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced plans on Monday to double to 1 billion euros ($1.19 billion) a fund aimed at cleaning up urban transport, in an effort to avert bans of diesel vehicles in some cities.

Credit facilities drive QDB assets to QR9bn: QCB

Credit facilities drive QDB assets to QR9bn: QCB

QDB assets stood at QR8bn in 2015, the Qatar Central Bank has said in a report. Capital and reserves continued to record sharp growth during the year under review, QCB said.

Singapore slashes jail term for showbiz pastor

Singapore slashes jail term for showbiz pastor

The head of a wealthy Singaporean Christian church who spent $35mn in congregation funds on a failed bid to promote his wife's music career had his jail term slashed on appeal on Friday.