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Qatar’s expected fintech regulations to enhance digital banking ecosystem: KPMG

Qatar’s expected fintech regulations to enhance digital banking ecosystem: KPMG

Qatar’s expected introduction of key fintech regulations will “further facilitate the buildup” of the digital banking ecosystem, KPMG has said in a report.

Local travel industry lauds Qatar's ‘proactive steps’ vs Covid-19 impact, says exec

Local travel industry lauds Qatar's ‘proactive steps’ vs Covid-19 impact, says exec

The local travel industry has hailed the “robust strategy” and “proactive initiatives” taken by the government of Qatar to curtail the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Applebee’s Qatar Covid-19 and Ramadan 2020 mission 'touch hearts'

Applebee’s Qatar Covid-19 and Ramadan 2020 mission 'touch hearts'

Applebee’s Qatar has stressed that its Covid-19 and Ramadan 2020 mission 'touched hearts' in the country.

Karak Stop launches Qatar’s first Karak mobile app

Karak Stop launches Qatar’s first Karak mobile app

Karak Stop - a local Qatari brand - has announced the availability of Qatar’s first Karak mobile app, providing an ordering and delivery service for its customers.

IIT degree opportunity for Indians in Qatar

IIT degree opportunity for Indians in Qatar

In a significant move and for the first time, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras - India’s premier technical institute - has announced the launch of an online undergraduate degree programme for Indian students ...

Expats eager for Qatar-India scheduled flights

Expats eager for Qatar-India scheduled flights

Many Indian expatriates are eagerly looking forward to a Government of India proposal to allow scheduled international flights on select routes including the GCC region.

Qatar economy set to recover from pandemic in H2: Oxford Economics

Qatar economy set to recover from pandemic in H2: Oxford Economics

Qatar’s economy is set to recover from the pandemic in second half of this year (H2) and grow steadily over the medium term, amid ongoing investment ahead of World Cup 2022 and a rise in gas production ...

Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar is ideally positioned to act as a commercial and operating hub for fintechs looking to tap into such key markets as India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, according to a top official of the Qatar Financial Center (QFC).

Carnegie Mellon Qatar launches online showcase of student research

Carnegie Mellon Qatar launches online showcase of student research

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a partner university of Qatar Foundation, transformed its annual research symposium, Meeting of the Minds, into a digital showcase of student work.

Qatar proactively managing Covid-19 crisis, says PwC

Qatar proactively managing Covid-19 crisis, says PwC

Qatar is proactively managing the Covid-19 crisis with proven flexibility and resilience, says an article by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Qatar embraces digitisation to advance national economy, says Mastercard executive

Qatar embraces digitisation to advance national economy, says Mastercard executive

Qatar continues to invest efforts in building a smart economy by leveraging the power of digitisation and is embracing it to advance the national economy, said Khalid Elgibali ...

Active Covid-19 cases in Qatar fall below 9,000

Active Covid-19 cases in Qatar fall below 9,000

The number of active Covid-19 cases in Qatar has now dropped below 10,000, as highlighted by the Government Communications Office (GCO) on Saturday.