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Baladna plans to tap more export markets, expand domestic outlets

Baladna plans to tap more export markets, expand domestic outlets

Baladna, a beacon of self-sufficiency that has been growing more than 100% year-on-year, is rolling out a two-tier strategy, which includes tapping more export markets and expanding domestic outlets ...

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets (EM) have seen a clear rebound in the first quarter after suffering in 2018 due to tight global financial conditions and dollar appreciation, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

Ministry to open more markets for Qatari farmers

Ministry to open more markets for Qatari farmers

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment will open more markets to support Qatari farmers, it was announced on Thursday.

QDB initiative to help Qatari products reach broader markets

QDB initiative to help Qatari products reach broader markets

Home-based businesses in Qatar now have the opportunity to further promote and sell their products locally and even abroad following the launch of a rebranding and marketing initiative ...

QFC firms to get access to EU markets as 21 MoUs signed with regulators

QFC firms to get access to EU markets as 21 MoUs signed with regulators

The Qatar Financial Center Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) has signed 21 memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with securities regulators across the European Union ...

India struggles to soothe markets as liquidity concerns grow

India struggles to soothe markets as liquidity concerns grow

Indian authorities sought to calm markets on Monday but investors paid little heed as fears that the non-banking financial sector is facing a credit crunch hit domestic bonds, stocks and the rupee, adding to Friday's selloff.

Big 5 event to open infra sector to wider markets: Ashghal

Big 5 event to open infra sector to wider markets: Ashghal

Qatar’s vast infrastructure sector would be opened further to wider markets with the inaugural staging of ‘The Big 5 Qatar’ slated next week in Doha, a Public Works Authority (Ashghal) official has said.

World stocks under pressure as US announces steep tariffs

World stocks under pressure as US announces steep tariffs

World stocks jittered Thursday as fears returned of a global trade war sparked by US tariffs, just after global equities had started to recover from concerns over a fresh eurozone crisis.

German envoy lauds Qatar's efforts to find new markets

German envoy lauds Qatar's efforts to find new markets

German ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel said that Qatar “has taken the right decision” to assess the situation and to recalibrate business interests and by finding new markets.

Blockade opens new opportunities for hospitality sector

Blockade opens new opportunities for hospitality sector

New markets, different partnerships, and fresh opportunities have opened for the hospitality sector in Qatar following the economic blockade imposed by the Saudi-led bloc ...

Pound still struggles as British election sows uncertainty

Pound still struggles as British election sows uncertainty

The pound wallowed near two-month lows Tuesday, unable to make a strong recovery from last week's shock election that saw Britain's ruling Conservatives lose their majority ...

Oil skids lower on Saudi comments before OPEC decision

Oil skids lower on Saudi comments before OPEC decision

World oil prices briefly sank by two dollars on Thursday after OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia appeared to rule out deep production cuts at a meeting of the cartel.