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Qatar trade surplus at QR13.5bn in February: PSA

Qatar trade surplus at QR13.5bn in February: PSA

Qatar's trade surplus amounted to QR13.5bn in February this year as the country's total exports were almost thrice the imports, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

PSA suspends field work of Census 2020

PSA suspends field work of Census 2020

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) on Wednesday suspended, until further notice, the field work to collect data of families and individuals as part of the General Census of Population ...

Doha witnesses 17% growth in building permits issued in Feb

Doha witnesses 17% growth in building permits issued in Feb

The capital city Doha witnessed a strong 17% monthly growth in new building permits issued in February 2020, which otherwise witnessed a 5% fall nationally, according to official estimates.

Qatar's cost of living, based on CPI inflation, falls 0.41% year-on-year in January

Qatar's cost of living, based on CPI inflation, falls 0.41% year-on-year in January

Qatar's cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI) inflation, declined 0.41% year-on-year in January 2020 mainly on fall in the indices of housing, utilities, recreation and communication, according to the official statistics.

Qatar witnesses 7% expansion in building permits issuance in Jan

Qatar witnesses 7% expansion in building permits issuance in Jan

Qatar witnessed a robust 7% month-on-month expansion in the building permits issued this January, indicating strong growth prospects for the country

Qatar posts December trade surplus of QR14.3bn amid crude exports jump

Qatar posts December trade surplus of QR14.3bn amid crude exports jump

Qatar's crude exports witnessed a robust 21% year-on-year expansion as it reported trade surplus of QR14.3bn in December 2019, according to the country's Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Rise in reuse of treated wastewater for agriculture

Rise in reuse of treated wastewater for agriculture

Qatar has substantially strengthened its efforts towards cleaner environment as it reflected in a robust double-digit growth in the reuse of treated wastewater for the agriculture sector.

Qatar's automotive sector registers modest growth

Qatar's automotive sector registers modest growth

The automobile sector in Qatar appears to be in the fast lane with it witnessing about 4% annual growth in November, mainly paced by private vehicles’ new registration

Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

An about 10-fold growth in the container traffic through Hamad Port helped Qatar register an impressive expansion in net tonnage during November 2019

Qatar's trade balance records QR12bn surplus November

Qatar's trade balance records QR12bn surplus November

The State of Qatar's trade balance (the difference between total exports and imports) recorded a surplus of QR12.5bn in November this year

Qatar posts Q3 trade surplus of QR38.2bn

Qatar posts Q3 trade surplus of QR38.2bn

Qatar's trade balance (the difference between total exports and imports) during the third quarter of 2019, recorded a surplus of QR38.2bn, down from QR49.9bn

Census 'a key step forward' towards realising QNV 2030

Census 'a key step forward' towards realising QNV 2030

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has stressed that all the data collected during the general census of population