More than 20 international speakers lined up for World Tourism Day 2017 in Doha

More than 20 international speakers lined up for World Tourism Day 2017 in Doha

A large number of high-level regional and international officials will take part in the official celebration for World Tourism Day (WTD) 2017 in Doha on Wednesday, organisers have announced.

Uber rival Ola seeking funds at 40% lower value

Uber rival Ola seeking funds at 40% lower value

India’s foremost ride-hailing service Ola is pursuing a new round of funding that would give the company a 40% lower valuation than it had a year ago, according to a person with direct knowled

GCC needs $85bn, 5-year investment to add 69GW capacity; IPPs hold key

GCC needs $85bn, 5-year investment to add 69GW capacity; IPPs hold key

Lower oil prices may force Gulf countries to increasingly rely on independent power producers (IPP) as private sector alone will be responsible for adding more than 20GW of generating capacity in the region over the next five years, according to Arab Petroleum Investment Corporation (Apicorp).

First National Service Cup concludes

First National Service Cup concludes

Orange team bounced back twice to beat Yellow 3-2 in the extra-time to win the inaugural National Service Cup organised by Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy and supported by the Qatar Football Association.

 Ibrahimovic breaks record as PSG stroll

Ibrahimovic breaks record as PSG stroll

Zlatan Ibrahimovic set another record as Paris Saint-Germain finished their Champions League pool phase on a positive note in beating Shakhtar Donetsk 2-0 at the Parc des Princes...

 PBoC tries and fails to lower rates as intervention drains yuan

PBoC tries and fails to lower rates as intervention drains yuan

China’s central bank pumped the most funds into financial markets in six months to ensure its intervention to prop up the exchange rate won’t starve the economy of yuan...