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Qatar's inward foreign investments rise 5% to QR682.3bn in Q2

Qatar's inward foreign investments rise 5% to QR682.3bn in Q2

The ongoing diplomatic and trade embargo notwithstanding, overseas investors appear to be bullish on Qatar's macro fundamentals as Doha's inward foreign investments reported a 5% year-on-year gain to QR682.3bn during the second quarter (Q2) of this year, according to official estimates.

Incentives, infrastructure give Qatar free zones ‘competitive advantage’, says Manateq CEO

Incentives, infrastructure give Qatar free zones ‘competitive advantage’, says Manateq CEO

World-class infrastructure coupled with incentives and legislative framework regulating foreign investments in Qatar, among other measures, have made the country’s free zones at par with those in the international community, according to Manateq CEO Fahad Rashid al-Kaabi.

Qatar receives QR676.4bn of foreign investments in first quarter

Qatar receives QR676.4bn of foreign investments in first quarter

Of the QR676.4bn total foreign investments, foreign direct investments (FDI) amounted to QR123.1bn or 18.2% of the total.

Domestic funds turn bullish, local retail investors reduce selling

Domestic funds turn bullish, local retail investors reduce selling

Domestic funds turned bullish and there was substantially lower net selling by local retail investors on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), which otherwise had once touched a six-year low this week.

ATA Carnet System to enhance Qatar's appeal to investors

ATA Carnet System to enhance Qatar's appeal to investors

ICC Asia executive director Lee Ju Song spoke on the advantages of implementing the ATA Carnet System, which, she said, will help make Qatar attractive to foreign investments and various sports events and exhibitions.

Qatar witnesses marginal increase in inward foreign investments

Qatar witnesses marginal increase in inward foreign investments

Overseas loans and trade-related short-term financial instruments largely helped Qatar in covering the decline in inward foreign direct investment (FDI) and portfolio investments ...