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Transport, industrials equities drag Qatar bourse down

Transport, industrials equities drag Qatar bourse down

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday displayed strong bearish sentiments and its key index retreated below 9,900 levels mainly dragged down by transport and industrials equities.

Court orders diesel ban on major Berlin roads

Court orders diesel ban on major Berlin roads

Diesel drivers in Berlin faced the prospect of bans from major arterial roads as a court Tuesday ordered the German capital must follow in the footsteps of Hamburg, Frankfurt and Stuttgart with exclusion zones.

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43 dead

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43 dead

Forty-three people died in southern India on Tuesday when a bus taking pilgrims from a temple plunged into a valley, an official said, in the latest horrific crash on the country's roads.

11 taxi drivers shot dead in South Africa on return from funeral

11 taxi drivers shot dead in South Africa on return from funeral

The drivers, who were members of the Gauteng taxi association, were in a minibus driving along the R74 when unknown gunmen launched an ambush and opened fire.

Light rail line in Nigeria's capital opens to passengers

Light rail line in Nigeria's capital opens to passengers

Passengers were permitted this week to ride the first phase of the Abuja light railway system, which connects the international airport with other parts of the city.

Flights cancelled as Taiwan battens down for super typhoon

Flights cancelled as Taiwan battens down for super typhoon

Troops were deployed in some areas, with heavy rain and winds expected later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday.

All aboard! Hello Kitty bullet train debuts in Japan

All aboard! Hello Kitty bullet train debuts in Japan

A sleek ‘Hello Kitty’ bullet train festooned with images of the global icon from Japan began services on Saturday, drawing hundreds of fans to its opening ceremony.

Insurance, transport, industrials stocks help QSE inch near 9,000 level

Insurance, transport, industrials stocks help QSE inch near 9,000 level

The Qatar Stock Exchange was back on the positive trajectory, gaining 41 points to inch near 9,000 levels, mainly lifted by insurance, transport and industrials equities.

PM reviews work progress of Lusail Tram network

PM reviews work progress of Lusail Tram network

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani had a short journey on Lusail Tram, from the depot to Lusail Station.

Transport, insurance, consumer goods buying lift Qatar shares

Transport, insurance, consumer goods buying lift Qatar shares

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week on a stronger note, mainly on the back of strong buying interests in transport, insurance and consumer goods.

Uber says 'committed' to Turkey after new rules, fines

Uber says 'committed' to Turkey after new rules, fines

Ride-sharing company Uber on Wednesday said it was committed to its business in Turkey despite being hit with tough new regulations there.

Brazil cuts fuel prices after strike leaves food, fuel scarce

Brazil cuts fuel prices after strike leaves food, fuel scarce

Brazil's President Michel Temer, under pressure from a week-long national truckers' strike which led to fuel and food shortages, ceded to protesters' demands Sunday and slashed the cost of diesel.