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Sell pressure continues at QSE's banking, telecom and industrials counters

Sell pressure continues at QSE's banking, telecom and industrials counters

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday entered the third straight session of bearish spell on selling pressure, notably in banking, telecom and industrials counters, and its key index settled 46 points lower.

Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

US President Donald Trump, along with his family and businesses, on Monday sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to stop them from complying with Congressional subpoenas ...

Four arrested for dramatic heist at Tirana airport

Four arrested for dramatic heist at Tirana airport

Four people have been arrested over the Hollywood-style theft of several million euros of cash on the tarmac of Tirana's airport, police said.

Doha hosts workshop on combating fraud and counterfeiting in banking

Doha hosts workshop on combating fraud and counterfeiting in banking

A specialised workshop on combating fraud and counterfeiting in banking kicked off in Doha on Monday to highlight the recent trends in the techniques of countering fraudulent and unethical operations inside institutions.

ICC Qatar to hold annual banking workshop on trade finance training

ICC Qatar to hold annual banking workshop on trade finance training

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Qatar is organising its fourth banking workshop titled ‘Trade Finance Training 209’ slated on March 27 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Doha.

ICC Qatar, Qatar Chamber to hold ‘Trade Finance Training 2019’ banking workshop

ICC Qatar, Qatar Chamber to hold ‘Trade Finance Training 2019’ banking workshop

The International Chamber of Commerce Qatar (ICC Qatar) will be holding its fourth banking workshop ‘Trade Finance Training 2019’ by Kim Sindberg ...

Qatar shares close flat despite transport, banking buy interest

Qatar shares close flat despite transport, banking buy interest

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday witnessed more than 55% of the traded constituents end in red; yet its key benchmark was largely flat.

France's Societe Generale to cut 1,500 jobs: report

France's Societe Generale to cut 1,500 jobs: report

French banking group Societe Generale is planning to cut 1,500 positions in its BFI corporate and investment banking arm, Le Figaro newspaper reported on Saturday.

Industrials, banking sell pressure weighs on Qatar bourse

Industrials, banking sell pressure weighs on Qatar bourse

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday lost a sizeable more than 140 points in its key index and about QR12bn in capitalisation, mainly owing to strong selling at the industrials and banking counters.

Qatar shares tread flat path despite buying interests at transport, banking counters

Qatar shares tread flat path despite buying interests at transport, banking counters

Strong buying interests at the transport and banking counters notwithstanding, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday largely treaded a flat path.

Doha Bank achieves ISO 27001 for banking operations in Qatar

Doha Bank achieves ISO 27001 for banking operations in Qatar

Doha Bank has been awarded the coveted ISO 27001 certification for its banking operations in the State of Qatar in recognition of its compliance with the highest standards ...

Qatar banking system remains resilient, healthy despite blockade

Qatar banking system remains resilient, healthy despite blockade

Qatar’s banking system remains healthy with ample liquidity, high asset quality and strong capitalisation, although external pressures remain due to the unjustified blockade on the country by a quartet of Arab nations.