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Qatar tops in travel and tourism share of GDP in GCC last year: Alpen Capital

Qatar tops in travel and tourism share of GDP in GCC last year: Alpen Capital

Qatar had the highest contribution of travel and tourism to GDP (10.3%) in the GCC region in 2021, according to an Alpen Capital study.

Qatar banks’ short-to-medium outlook positive, interest margins in comfort zone: PwC

Qatar banks’ short-to-medium outlook positive, interest margins in comfort zone: PwC

Qatar banking sector is demonstrating resilience post-pandemic and its short to mid-term outlook looks "positive" with interest margins remaining in the comfort zone and being highly capitalised..

Foreign funds drive QSE up 199 points; M-cap gains QR12bn

Foreign funds drive QSE up 199 points; M-cap gains QR12bn

The foreign funds' substantial buying interests yesterday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 199 points and its capitalisation gained about QR12bn, as markets worldwide discounted fears of global recession.

Crack spread widens; jet fuel still elevated amid falling oil price

Crack spread widens; jet fuel still elevated amid falling oil price

The oil price has been sliding on concerns of global economic slowdown hurting energy consumption, but the airline industry has little to cheer given elevated prices for jet fuel.

 ‘Time banking’ gaining traction in Qatar post-QSTP XLR8 programme

‘Time banking’ gaining traction in Qatar post-QSTP XLR8 programme

Initiatives like the XLR8 programme of Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), member of Qatar Foundation, have been playing an instrumental role in the development and success of many startups in Qatar.

UN assembly for aviation begins in Montreal

UN assembly for aviation begins in Montreal

ICAO’s UN General Assembly is now in full swing, beginning this week in Montreal, Canada. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is a specialist agency of the United Nations set up to define international safety, environmental and operating standards for commercial aviation.

Gold Prices fall as Dollar, bond yields rise

Gold Prices fall as Dollar, bond yields rise

Gold prices recorded a decline on Wednesday, as the dollar and US Treasury yields climbed to multi-year peaks after hawkish rhetoric by Federal Reserve officials fuelled expectations of aggressive interest rate hikes.

Ooredoo awards young entrepreneurs via Injaz

Ooredoo awards young entrepreneurs via Injaz

Ooredoo was Gold Sponsor of the Mubadara 2022 Awards, part of the Injaz Company Programme – an initiative designed to help students set up and run a real business organisation.

Qatar-Jordan trade stands at QR624mn in 2021, says Sheikh Khalifa

Qatar-Jordan trade stands at QR624mn in 2021, says Sheikh Khalifa

Trade volume between the State of Qatar and Jordan stood at over QR624mn in 2021, according to Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani, who led a delegation at the ‘3rd Gulf-Jordanian Communication Forum’ held in Amman.

Tawteen partners with Microsoft to bolster Qatar’s energy sector innovation

Tawteen partners with Microsoft to bolster Qatar’s energy sector innovation

Tawteen and Microsoft have entered a strategic partnership to accelerate digital transformation in Qatar’s energy sector and achieve Tawteen’s objectives.

Fitch affirms QIIB rating at ‘A-’; outlook ‘stable’

Fitch affirms QIIB rating at ‘A-’; outlook ‘stable’

QIIB announced that Fitch Ratings has affirmed the bank’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘A-’ with a stable outlook, based on a number of positive indicators the bank’s financial position enjoy.

QIA launches market making initiative to boost QSE liquidity

QIA launches market making initiative to boost QSE liquidity

Liquidity on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) is all set to improve drastically with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) allowing the QSE-licensed market makers to access some of its stock inventory.

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