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Volatility of stock market greatly depends on economic decisions taken and activities performed by the government. We bring to you the latest news updates related to economic activities undertaken and development plans formulated by government departments from Qatar as well as other countries.


Qatar to invest $13bn on major projects in 2017...
(Gulf Times - Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 08:18 AM)
Country forecast to reach an annual growth rate of 3.4% next year...
Qatar's growth likely to touch 3.4% in 2017...
(Gulf Times - Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 07:13 AM)
Costs remain stable and impact on overall inflation remain 'minimum' despite 30% to 35% hike in petrol prices...
Qatar well on track for its PPP legislative framework: Official...
(Gulf Times - Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 07:09 AM)
Various stakeholders are finalising a legislative framework for PPP models in Qatar...
Malaysia eyes Qatar investment for tourism growth...
(Gulf Times - Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 06:54 AM)
Langkawi island has around 500 hotels and its own international airport...
Qatargas achieves 36% drop in injuries...
(Gulf Times - Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 06:44 AM)
Company recorded zero late and off-specification deliveries...
Commercial Bank and Qatar Cool partner to offer direct debit payment for the...
(Press Release - Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 12:30 PM)
Qatar Cool has partnered with Commercial Bank for payment of utility bills by direct debit for the first time in Qatar....
AlRayyan Hotel Doha Curio by Hilton reveals executive team ahead of grand...
(Press Release - Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 12:30 PM)
AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio revealed executive members, before its opening in Dec 2016....
Doha Bank signs deal to refinance Tornado Tower...
(Gulf Times - Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 07:26 AM)
Borrowing in line with strategic planning of company...
Qatari businesses win Shell contracts...
(The Peninsula - Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 07:18 AM)
Those awarded contracts have up to 18 months to build their capacity...
King Salman's traditional dance in Qatar goes viral on social media...
(Arab News - Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 06:42 AM)
Video captured a smiling and jubilant king, enjoying every moment of the traditional reception...
Qatar Shell awards long-term contracts to four Qatari-owned SME businesses...
(Press Release - Monday, 05 Dec 2016 01:30 PM)
Qatar Shell, in partnership with Qatar Development Bank, signed four contracts today with Qatari SMEs....
Kuwait's Alshaya to open 32 brands at Mall Of Qatar...
(Press Release - Monday, 05 Dec 2016 12:30 PM)
Eight new brands to debut in Qatar as part of Alshaya's commitment to Qatar market....
Robust growth: Qatar's private sector credit jumps by 19.7%...
(The Peninsula - Monday, 05 Dec 2016 06:47 AM)
Surge reflects non-hydrocarbon sector growth and government’s push for greater involvement of the private sector as part of economic diversification...
25 million Gulf citizens travel within GCC...
(Arab News - Monday, 05 Dec 2016 06:17 AM)
Saudi nationals benefited the most from regulations to facilitate movement and residence within the Gulf countries...
Doha Festival City appoints ELAN Media as its exclusive media partner in a...
(Press Release - Sunday, 04 Dec 2016 03:30 PM)
Doha Festival City opens its doors in February 2017....

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