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Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Ahead of Eid holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday gained more than 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels, mainly lifted by banking and transport equities.

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

The death toll from a boat disaster in western DR Congo at the weekend rose to 32, while scores more are feared drowned, a local official said Monday.

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Non-Qatari funds and individuals on Monday turned bullish to lift the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 25 points and close near the 9,900 level.

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat (Karwa) successfully deployed a number of eco-friendly electrical buses to transport spectators to Al Janoub (Wakrah) Stadium for the Amir Cup final.

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany on Friday authorised battery-powered scooters on its streets and cycle paths but banned them from pavements to protect pedestrians as the two-wheeled craze continues to spread across Europe.

Consumer goods, transport help QSE snap 7-day losing streak

Consumer goods, transport help QSE snap 7-day losing streak

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday ended seven days of bearish run to gain 59 points, mainly on the back of strong buying especially within consumer goods and transport counters.

QSE inches near 10,500 level as consumer goods, transport lend support

QSE inches near 10,500 level as consumer goods, transport lend support

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday inched near 10,500 levels, mainly on the back of strong buying interests in consumer goods and transport equities.

37 dead in another boat sinking in DR Congo

37 dead in another boat sinking in DR Congo

Thirty-seven bodies have been recovered after another boat sinking in the Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said Tuesday, a week after a vessel capsized with nearly 130 people on board.

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 people were killed and about 10 injured Sunday night in a bus fire at an illegal transport terminal in the Peruvian capital, emergency services said.

Man with English flag brings Eurostar to standstill

Man with English flag brings Eurostar to standstill

British transport police on Saturday arrested a man waving a St George's English flag who spent the night on the roof of London's St Pancras rail terminal, forcing the suspension of Eurostar trains.

Ministry unveils new transport system

Ministry unveils new transport system

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) unveiled on Wednesday its ‘Integrated Automated Fare Collection and Ticketing System.’

Volvo unveils driverless electric bus in Singapore

Volvo unveils driverless electric bus in Singapore

Volvo and a Singapore university unveiled a driverless electric bus Tuesday that will soon undergo tests in the city-state, the latest move towards rolling out autonomous vehicles for public transport.