With food and beverages, transport and recreation becoming expensive, Qatar's cost of living, based on CPI (consumer price index), rose 1.16% month-on-month in August this year, according to official statistics.
Boeing Co's 737 MAX is unlikely to return to service before August, the head of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Wednesday, adding that the final say on the timing rested with regulators.
Fuel prices in Qatar will remain unchanged in August, Qatar Petroleum announced.
Qatar's trade surplus stood at QR12.62bn this August, showing a healthy more than 45% growth year-on-year (y-o-y), indicating the futile trade and economic blockade, led by Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said a new airport in Pakistan's capital will be operational by mid-August, replacing the cramped Benazir Bhutto International Airport ...
Qatar’s trade balance registered a surplus in August, and scaled up to $2.4bn from $1.8bn in July, helped by improving oil prices, QNB has said in its latest ‘Qatar monthly monitor’.
Last month was the hottest August in modern times and marked the 16th month in a row when global records for heat were shattered planet-wide, US authorities said on Tuesday.
August equalled July as the hottest month in modern times, the UN's weather agency said on Friday, warning that extraordinary temperatures were "set to become the new norm".