Close call for passengers on Mangaluru-Doha flight

Close call for passengers on Mangaluru-Doha flight

The aircraft carrying 173 passengers and six crew members made an emergency landing at the Mangaluru International Airport 45 minutes after being airborne.

Weekly Market Report

Weekly Market Report

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index increased 72.35 points, or 0.76%, during the trading week to close at 9,542.28.

Georgetown staff complete higher education training

Georgetown staff complete higher education training

Twenty-nine staff members at Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) recently expanded their knowledge of the higher education industry in an intensive five-day course.

IEA raises forecast for global oil demand this year

IEA raises forecast for global oil demand this year

Global demand for oil will be slightly higher than expected this year, driven by increased consumption in India, the US and Germany, the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicted on Thursday.

 ECB flags beefed up QE as growth, inflation outlook fades

ECB flags beefed up QE as growth, inflation outlook fades

The European Central Bank cut its growth and inflation forecasts yesterday, warning of possible further trouble from China.

Ivory Coast poll will be ‘peaceful’, vows president

Ivory Coast poll will be ‘peaceful’, vows president

Ivory Coast’s presidential election will take place in a “peaceful climate”, President Alassane Ouattara said late on Thursday in Abidjan