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Workshop on labour markets during Covid

Workshop on labour markets during Covid

The Planning and Statistics Authority will hold on Oct. 19 a remote workshop in co-operation International Labour Organisation on the impact of the Covid-19 stay-at-home orders on labour markets.

Building permits issued in Sept show robust growth

Building permits issued in Sept show robust growth

The lifting of Covid-19 restrictions had a profound impact on the outlook of Qatar’s construction sector in September as the building permits showed a robust double-digit growth compared to those in August 2020, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Qatar's Industrial Production index shows 2.3% monthly increase in July: PSA

Qatar's Industrial Production index shows 2.3% monthly increase in July: PSA

Qatar’s Industrial Production index (IPI) amounted to 107.3 points in July, an increase of 2.3% compared to the previous month, Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) said Saturday.

Qatar CPI inflation falls 3.41% year-on-year in June: PSA

Qatar CPI inflation falls 3.41% year-on-year in June: PSA

Qatar's cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI), fell 3.41% year-on-year this June; reflecting the weakened demand, especially for recreation, transport and clothing, owing to the pandemic

Agri sector gets a shot in the arm with rising use of treated treated wastewater

Agri sector gets a shot in the arm with rising use of treated treated wastewater

Qatar's efforts to be self-reliant in agriculture got a shot in the arm with the reuse of treated wastewater, especially in the farm and for the irrigation of green-spaces, witnessing robust expansion both year-on-year

Light injuries top list of traffic accidents in May: report

Light injuries top list of traffic accidents in May: report

Light injuries have accounted for most traffic accidents in May, the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) stated in its latest monthly report.

Qatar's PPI drops 46.2% in May on earnings contraction

Qatar's PPI drops 46.2% in May on earnings contraction

Severe earnings contraction — especially in crude and natural gas, refined petroleum products and basic chemicals — led Qatar witness a 46.2% year-on-year plunge in producers' price index (PPI) this May

Qatar cost of living on a downswing in May: PSA

Qatar cost of living on a downswing in May: PSA

Qatar's cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI), was on a downswing this May both year-on-year and month-on-month, apparently reflecting the price freeze due to Ramadan and lower demand owing to Covid-19

Renewal of vehicle registration in Qatar shows double-digit y-o-y growth in April

Renewal of vehicle registration in Qatar shows double-digit y-o-y growth in April

The renewal of vehicles’ registration in Qatar saw a double-digit year-on-year growth this April and its share in total registration has been on the rise over the last few months, according to the Planning and Statistics (PSA).

Qatar's population reaches all-time high

Qatar's population reaches all-time high

Qatar's population reached an all-time high of 2,807,805 at the end of May, data released by the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) show.

Private sector exports reach QR1.94bn in March, says Qatar Chamber report

Private sector exports reach QR1.94bn in March, says Qatar Chamber report

Qatar’s private sector has exported QR1.94bn worth of goods in March 2020, according to Qatar Chamber’s latest monthly economic newsletter, citing figures from the Planning and Statistics Authority.

Qatar's Industrial Production Index falls by 3.3% in February

Qatar's Industrial Production Index falls by 3.3% in February

Qatar's Industrial Production Index scored 101.4 points in February, down 3.3% on a monthly basis compared to last January.