Shanghai stocks suffered their worst day in more than three years on Monday after US President Donald Trump said he would raise tariffs on imports from China at the end of this week, dealing a blow to hopes of an imminent end to their trade war.
Stocks in Doha are set to finish the year at the most expensive level in nearly 16 months, a sharp contrast to a slump in valuation for peers in emerging markets in 2018 ...
India's rupee plunged along with equities on Tuesday after the country's central bank chief quit following a dispute with the government that analysts say raises fears about its independence.
A large number of experts on Saturday said that the Qatar Stock Exchange's move to lower the face value of listed companies to QR1 from QR10 is expected to have a positive impact on the stock market.
The supply of mangoes to the entire Gulf region “has not been that encouraging this season”.
The Qatar Stock Exchange settled above 9,100 levels mainly lifted by insurance, consumer goods and banking equities.
A collective sigh of relief swept across global trading floors on Tuesday as bargain hunters swooped on Wall Street stocks, stemming a haemorrhage that had been spreading panic among investors.
Oil prices fell for a second day on Tuesday, driven by ongoing evidence of rising US crude output, while wary investors sold off stocks, bonds and commodities.
The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week weak, mainly on selling pressure in the banking and realty counters.
Strong correction, especially in realty and insurance, drove the Qatar Stock Exchange down on Wednesday, even as it stood above 9,100 levels.