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Alijarah plans to increase foreign ownership limit to 49%

Alijarah plans to increase foreign ownership limit to 49%

National Leasing Holding Company (Alijarah) has recommended increasing the foreign ownership limit (FOL) to 49% against the present limit of 25%.

QNB set to lift foreign ownership limit to 49%

QNB set to lift foreign ownership limit to 49%

QNB, Qatar's largest lender, is all set to allow higher up to 49% foreign ownership limit (FOL) in its capital, a move that gives more visibility for the bank in the international arena.

EU rejects leeway for financial traders from tax avoidance rules

EU rejects leeway for financial traders from tax avoidance rules

Most European Union finance ministers yesterday rejected a British-backed plan to exempt financial traders from new rules aimed at tackling practices used by multinationals to reduce their tax bills.