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 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 witnessed a robust 7% month-on-month expansion in the building permits issued this January, indicating strong growth prospects for the country
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).
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.
An about 10-fold growth in the container traffic through Hamad Port helped Qatar register an impressive expansion in net tonnage during November 2019
The State of Qatar's trade balance (the difference between total exports and imports) recorded a surplus of QR12.5bn in November this year
The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has stressed that all the data collected during the general census of population