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Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar has ranked first in the Gulf region and fifth globally on the mobile Internet speed index at 59.90 Mbps, the Ministry of Transport and Communications said on Monday.

Telecom sector contributes 1.7% to Qatar GDP in 2016

Telecom sector contributes 1.7% to Qatar GDP in 2016

Qatar’s telecommunications sector has contributed 1.7% to Qatar’s GDP in the last financial year, up from 1.3% in 2014, the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) said in an assessment report on Wednesday.

Russians keep calm as rouble slide gathers pace

Russians keep calm as rouble slide gathers pace

With the rouble down 18% against the dollar this year and sanctions chipping away at economic ties with the West...

Help Wanted: US builders employing at a rapid pace

Help Wanted: US builders employing at a rapid pace

The construction industry was particularly hard hit by the recession, tied as it was to the housing bubble

Ford Q4 profit beats estimates, sees bigger Europe loss

Ford Q4 profit beats estimates, sees bigger Europe loss

Ford Motor Co posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and predicted 2013 operating profit will be about equal to its performance last year