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QCB may track Fed rates amid currency peg: Fitch Solutions

QCB may track Fed rates amid currency peg: Fitch Solutions

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) may seek to increase interest rates to "defend the peg", amidst the backdrop of the US Federal Reserves (Fed) monetary tightening, according to Fitch Solutions.

Qatar, GCC countries may maintain currency peg over next decade: BMI

Qatar, GCC countries may maintain currency peg over next decade: BMI

Currency pegs to the dollar will remain in place in Qatar and four other Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries over the coming decade, BMI Research has said in a report.

‘America first’ Trump play opens door for EU-China trade détente

‘America first’ Trump play opens door for EU-China trade détente

Donald Trump is forcing the European Union and China to decide how willing they are to set aside trade tensions that go back decades.