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Asian Town shopping festival winners picked

Asian Town shopping festival winners picked

Ibn Ajayan Projects has announced the winners of the second draw for Asian Town Shopping Festival 2018.

Asian Town Shopping Festival winners receive prizes

Asian Town Shopping Festival winners receive prizes

The other winners who received prizes such as TV, mobile phone, home theatre, and blenders are Asian expatriates working in the Industrial Area.

Shop Qatar festival closes with dance, music show

Shop Qatar festival closes with dance, music show

The show drew a large audience as the curtains came down on the month-long event, described as “the country’s biggest shopping festival”.

New visa policies help attract more visitors to Shop Qatar

New visa policies help attract more visitors to Shop Qatar

“It is looking great, we are seeing more people here, from Kuwait and Oman, and other international visitors due to the new visa policies,” noted Alshaima al-Shaikh, head of tourism events at QTA.

Second edition of Qatar shopping fest kicks off

Second edition of Qatar shopping fest kicks off

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani on Sunday launched the second edition of Shop Qatar, the country’s official shopping festival, in a dazzling event at AlHazm.

Shop Qatar lures shoppers with QR4mn prizes, BMW cars

Shop Qatar lures shoppers with QR4mn prizes, BMW cars

The country’s biggest shopping festival, themed ‘A Brand New Tradition,’ will also witness a large number of retail outlets at 13 malls and shopping complexes offering discounts of up to 50% on various items.

Festival of offers, Shop Qatar to kick off in January

Festival of offers, Shop Qatar to kick off in January

The second edition of Shop Qatar will kick off from January 7 to February 7, 2018 with a series of nation-wide promotion offers, discounts, entertainment and public celebrations, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) and Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) have announced.

Asian expatriates named raffle draw winners

Asian expatriates named raffle draw winners

Ibn Ajayan Projects has announced the winners of the second raffle draw for Asian Town Shopping Festival 2017.

Islamic finance aims for easier sukuk investment with ‘new standards’

Islamic finance aims for easier sukuk investment with ‘new standards’

Two top standard-setting bodies are proposing new guidelines for Islamic bonds that could increase investment in the instruments by making them more transparent and easier to structure.

Increased sovereign debt issuances, opening up of Iran market to benefit Gulf banks, says BMI

Increased sovereign debt issuances, opening up of Iran market to benefit Gulf banks, says BMI

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) banks, which are expected to witness slowdown in credit off-take for the next five years and face pressure to strengthen their capital base in view of Basel III norms, could however earn higher interest earnings from increased sovereign debt issuances and the openi

Shop Qatar to feature 30 pop-up stores at malls

Shop Qatar to feature 30 pop-up stores at malls

The first edition of Shop Qatar, a new festival organised by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA), will feature 30 pop-up stores across five of the participating malls from January 7 to February 7.

Tight security as Tunisia holds ‘historic’ elections

Tight security as Tunisia holds ‘historic’ elections

Tunisians voted yesterday in an election seen as pivotal to establishing democracy.