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Qatar consumer prices drop on govt initiatives to regulate costs

Qatar consumer prices drop on govt initiatives to regulate costs

The government's initiatives to regulate prices during Ramadan yielded positive results with Qatar witnessing a general drop in the consumer prices — particularly in the price of food and beverages ...

Nearly 3,288 tonnes sold through local veggies marketing initiatives in April

Nearly 3,288 tonnes sold through local veggies marketing initiatives in April

Over 3,200 tonnes of Qatari vegetables were sold through two local produce marketing programmes in April, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) said on Thursday.

Chamber officials laud Qatar’s economic initiatives during health crisis

Chamber officials laud Qatar’s economic initiatives during health crisis

Top officials and representatives of different committees at Qatar Chamber have lauded the government’s assurance of continuous economic activity and strategic stocks during the Covid-19 pandemic.

QM closes museums, cancel activities

QM closes museums, cancel activities

Qatar Museums (QM) has closed all its museums and heritage sites to visitors until further notice and cancelled a number of initiatives and activities to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), it was announced on Thursday.

Qatar Stock Exchange initiatives are aiding SMEs to attract capital

Qatar Stock Exchange initiatives are aiding SMEs to attract capital

In its October 2019 report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised concerns over global economic growth.

IATA aims to generate $40bn in finance by 2035 for carbon reduction initiatives

IATA aims to generate $40bn in finance by 2035 for carbon reduction initiatives

IATA has set a target to cap carbon dioxide emissions from international aviation at 2020 levels, mitigate over 2.5bn tonnes of CO2 and generate at least $40bn in finance by 2035 for carbon reduction initiatives.

Education minister calls for creating development initiatives

Education minister calls for creating development initiatives

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education, Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi stressed that the educational leaders need to review and evaluate their work periodically ...

Qatar to streamline investment, business initiatives: MoCI

Qatar to streamline investment, business initiatives: MoCI

Qatar is streamlining investment and business initiatives by providing support for commercial companies as part of efforts to boost confidence and enhance partnerships ...

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar’s investments in digital infrastructure and similar programmes have made it a forerunner in global digitalisation initiatives, an industry expert said during the ‘HSBC Digital Innovation Summit’ ...

Minister praise youth initiatives to support local industry

Minister praise youth initiatives to support local industry

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi has praised the efforts of the Simaisma Youth Center in supporting youth initiatives to develop the local industry ...

MEC highlights initiatives to fight food waste in Ramadan

MEC highlights initiatives to fight food waste in Ramadan

The world wastes 1.3bn tonnes of food annually, equivalent to US$1tn, and a quarter of this amount can feed the poor and hungry around the globe, according to recent statistics.

Minister calls for enhancing Islamic finance initiatives

Minister calls for enhancing Islamic finance initiatives

Qatar's Islamic lenders, which are the third largest contributor to the global growth in Shariah banking, ought to enhance its finance initiatives and work towards activating international partnerships ...