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Barwa Bank announces Thara’a account winners

Barwa Bank announces Thara’a account winners

Barwa Bank has announced the names of the most recent round of winners for Thara’a, its Shariah-compliant savings account, in a draw held at the bank’s headquarters...

QIB awards 400-plus Misk savings account holders with cash prizes in its third edition

QIB awards 400-plus Misk savings account holders with cash prizes in its third edition

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has awarded more than 400 winners with cash prizes in the third edition of its Misk savings account.

QNB launches new cross-border account in Tunisia

QNB launches new cross-border account in Tunisia

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), has launched a new cross-border account in Tunisia.

Bank brokerages account for 46% of QSE trade turnover in April

Bank brokerages account for 46% of QSE trade turnover in April

The commercial banks' brokerage businesses accounted for more than 46% of the trade turnover on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) in April this year, according to the bourse's data.

QMC launches 'Covid19qatar' Twitter account

QMC launches 'Covid19qatar' Twitter account

Qatar Media Corporation (QMC) has launched a Twitter account, covid19qatar, to disseminate authentic news regarding novel coronavirus (Covid-19), it was announced on Wednesday.

Bond yields soften on account of global trade tensions amid Fed rate cuts

Bond yields soften on account of global trade tensions amid Fed rate cuts

In 2019, global bond issuances are at $2.694tn as against $3.79tn in 2018. The Federal Republic of Germany, Republic of Italy, Canada and the European Investment Bank are the key issuers.

Trump offshore oil proposal could unlock 65 bn boe: Rystad

Trump offshore oil proposal could unlock 65 bn boe: Rystad

The Trump administration's proposal to open up almost all of US offshore waters to oil and gas drilling could unlock up to 65 billion barrels of oil equivalent (boe), attracting billions of dollars in investment ...

Opec boosts forecast for rival supply, sees balance in late 2018

Opec boosts forecast for rival supply, sees balance in late 2018

Opec predicted that global oil markets won’t rebalance until late next year after boosting forecasts for supplies from the US and other rivals.

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

The leader of forces loyal to slain Yemeni strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh has died of wounds suffered during clashes this week in Sanaa, Saleh's party said Tuesday.

QNB hosts painting contest for children

QNB hosts painting contest for children

QNB has joined festivities of this year’s National Day by organising a national painting competition for Shafallah Center’s children.

Vodafone uses Augmented Reality to raise awareness on online safety

Vodafone uses Augmented Reality to raise awareness on online safety

In line with its commitment to promote online safety across the community, Vodafone is using innovative digital technology to help children and parents visiting the Doha International Book Fair learn about how to stay safe on the Internet.

‘Alternative line of defence’ proves robust: former envoy

‘Alternative line of defence’ proves robust: former envoy

The present Gulf crisis has so far proven Qatar’s robust ‘alternative line of defence’ in a bid to ensure sustained economic growth, according to a former diplomat from an Asian country.