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Al Wakrah Stadium project fosters Qatari economy

Al Wakrah Stadium project fosters Qatari economy

The construction of Al Wakrah Stadium has boosted the Qatari economy, with more than 50% of the project budget spent locally, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has reported.

Qatar’s goods trade surplus benefiting from recovering imports, buoyant exports: QNB

Qatar’s goods trade surplus benefiting from recovering imports, buoyant exports: QNB

Qatar’s goods trade surplus is benefiting from “recovering” imports and “buoyant” exports, driven by higher hydrocarbon prices, QNB has said in its weekly economic commentary.

Investor confidence, foreign investments refuse to wane in face of siege

Investor confidence, foreign investments refuse to wane in face of siege

The Qatari economy's steadfastness and rise in the face of the siege has boosted investor confidence, opening up wider horizons for attracting more foreign investments to the different sectors, a recent study by Qatar University (QU) showed.

Picasso’s widow may have hidden art from heirs, court told

Picasso’s widow may have hidden art from heirs, court told

A retired electrician who kept nearly 300 Pablo Picasso artworks in his garage for almost 40 years told a French appeal court yesterday that the artist’s widow may have wanted to hide the works from his family.