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Qatar’s dollar peg expected to hold firm: Report

Qatar’s dollar peg expected to hold firm: Report

The Qatari riyal's peg to the dollar is expected to hold firm as the country’s central bank has large foreign exchange (FX) reserves to support the currency, researcher Euler Hermes has said in a report.

Qatari riyal now trading close to fixed peg rate: QCB

Qatari riyal now trading close to fixed peg rate: QCB

Qatari riyal is now trading close to its fixed peg rate, in both off-shore and on-shore forex market and confidence has been regained after the “speculative attack” in the offshore market since the blockade ...

US firm to investigate riyal manipulation bid

US firm to investigate riyal manipulation bid

Qatar Central Bank said on Tuesday it had launched a legal investigation into attempts by countries opposed to it to harm the Qatari economy by manipulating the currency, securities and derivatives markets.

Qatar riyal stabilising in offshore market

Qatar riyal stabilising in offshore market

Qatar's riyal is stabilising in offshore trade, recovering from several weeks of increasing volatility, after the central bank pledged to ensure liquidity in the foreign exchange market, commercial bankers said on Sunday.

QCB guarantees riyal’s onshore FX rates to QSE investors

QCB guarantees riyal’s onshore FX rates to QSE investors

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has dispelled apprehensions of investors in the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) over MSCI’s proposed move as it will guarantee an exchange rate equivalent to the Qatari official onshore rates.

Bid to hurt Qatar's riyal may backfire on region'

Bid to hurt Qatar's riyal may backfire on region'

Some Arab states are trying to destabilise Qatar's riyal but efforts to drive down its value could backfire by hurting other dollar-linked currencies in the region, a Qatari central banker said.

Qatar committed to riyal peg to dollar: QCB Governor

Qatar committed to riyal peg to dollar: QCB Governor

QCB is committed to maintaining the stability of the Qatari riyal’s peg to the US dollar, said HE the Qatar Central Bank Governor Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani.

Qatari riyal can be exchanged at Doha Bank branches in India

Qatari riyal can be exchanged at Doha Bank branches in India

Doha Bank is authorised to exchange Qatari riyal currency notes against Indian rupees at its branches in India for its customers and other banks, Doha Bank CEO Dr R Seetharaman has said.

The roadmap for aspiring techies

The roadmap for aspiring techies

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) recently hosted independent school students with an aptitude...