Islamic equities outperform other indices on Qatar Stock Exchange

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Islamic equities outperformed the other indices on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) this week, which otherwise had truncated days in view of Eid holidays.The industrials and banking counters witnessed higher demand this week which saw Gulf Warehousing (GWC) calling off a proposal to acquire Spick and Span Cleaning Services...

VODAFONE QATAR HALF YEARLY NET PROFIT INCREASES TO QR 81 MILLION

Vodafone Qatar P.Q.S.C. (“Vodafone Qatar” or the “Company”) announced its financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2020.  Key H1 2020 highlights compared to H1 2019 Service Revenue increased by 3.4% to QR 1 billionTotal Revenue increased by 1% to QR 1.1 billionEBITDA increased by 9% to QR 390 millionNet Profit increased by 4%...

VODAFONE QATAR TO ANNOUNCE ITS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS ON 28 JULY 2020

 Vodafone Qatar P.Q.S.C. (“Vodafone Qatar” or the “Company”) announced that its Board of Directors will meet on 28 July 2020 to approve the Company’s financial results for the second quarter ending 30 June 2020.  The Board will also consider other items included on the Agenda for the meeting. The Company’s Financial Results will be made publicly available...

Qatar full of opportunities for Japanese investors: Doha Bank GCEO

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) There are opportunities galore for Japanese investors to take part in Qatar’s phenomenal growth, Doha Bank Group CEO R Seetharaman said on Tuesday.Speaking at a webinar entitled ‘Bilateral and Synergistic Opportunities between Qatar and Japan’, he said that Japanese investors can get easy access to the growth by investing...

PPP law to help boost major projects in Qatar: Minister

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The issuance of the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) law will be crucial in regulating the private sector’s contribution to the implementation of major development projects in Qatar, Minister of Commerce and Industry HE Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari said on Tuesday.Addressing the opening session of the first PPP conference entitled...

QSE witnesses stronger buying interests in Islamic stocks

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday witnessed stronger buying interests in the Islamic stocks but overall it lost 25 points and its key barometer settled below 9,200 levels. A higher than average selling pressure was experienced in the banking sector — notably Masraf Al Rayan and Al Khaliji, which are...

The impact of second wave of Covid-19 in terms of global economics

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Global coronavirus cases exceeded 10mn in the beginning of this week, more than 5mn  have recovered. In recent times we are witnessing developments of second wave of Covid-19 across the globe. Amidst this IMF June 2020 has given its global forecast. According to IMF June 2020, global growth is...

Manateq offers incentives for investors in Al Khor, Al Karaana zones

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The Economic Zones CompanyQatar (Manateq) has announced attractive incentives and benefits for businesses and potential investors in its Al Khor and Al Karaana industrial zones. The company is offering irresistible investment opportunities. With the new offer, the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can now open yards at very affordable rents...

Qatar’s economy set to rebound strongly in 2021: Doha Bank GCEO

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The various measures taken by Qatar’s government will ensure sustainable development amidst the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) and lead the country towards economic growth of 5 percent in 2021, Doha Bank Group CEO R Seetharaman has said.Delivering concept note at a webinar entitled ‘Sustainable Developments in Qatar’, Seetharaman said, “Qatar...

How Will COVID-19 Shape the Future of the Arab Region?

Publication: moroccoworldnews.com - English (English | Website) Forcing MENA countries to address threats from exacerbated youth unemployment to food insecurity, the crisis is underscoring the importance of solidarity and regional cooperation. Beyond the devastating human consequences of a pandemic that has swept across the Middle East and North Africa, COVID-19 is causing significant social and economic turmoil in the...