Mada Center grants digital access certification to QSE website

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) website was granted the Digital Access Certification by the Assistive Technology Centre (Mada) for applying the web content accessibility standards for persons with disabilities, elderly and those with functional limitations.The certificate is awarded to websites that provide digital access to content and e-services, in addition...

Benchmark gains huge 323 points amid QR21bn surge in capitalisation

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The US presidential outcome and the global pharmaceutical major Pfizer’s disclosure of 90% efficacy in the Covid vaccine had its profound impact on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) this week.The bourse witnessed a huge 323 points addition in its key barometer and QR21bn in capitalisation this week which saw...

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...

QSE inches near 9,200 levels on strong buying at key counters

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday witnessed strong buying at the telecom, real estate and industrials counters as its key barometer inched near 9,200 levels. Local and Arab retail investors as well as the Gulf funds were increasingly net buyers as the 20-stock Qatar Index settled 0.1% higher at 9,196.47...

Qatar bourse key index inches near 8,900 levels on buy support

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The Gulf funds' increased net buying and local retail investors' bullish outlook Wednesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange for the third straight session and its key index gained more than 54 points to inch near 8,900 levels.The banking and telecom counters witnessed higher than average demand as the 20-stock...

Emerging economies’ financial markets highly volatile due to pandemic concerns

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) According to the IMF's April 2020 outlook, the Chinese economy is expected to grow by 1.2% in 2020. The Chinese yuan was above 7 against the US dollar and has weakened by more than 2% this year. The Chinese stock market had fallen by more than 5% YTD. The Chinese...

QSE settles lower on retail investors’ selling pressure

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) The Qatar Stock Exchange, which once neared 8,800 points, could not sustain the initial tempo that it finally settled 76 points lower and the key index fell below 8,700 levels.The local retail investors’ increased net selling drove the 20-stock Qatar Index down 0.87% to 8,687.59 points.Foreign individuals were seen...

QSE gains more than 100 points on buy interests of domestic, Gulf institutions

Publication: Gulf Times (English | Newspaper) The increased buying interests of domestic and Gulf institutions yesterday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange more than 100 points to place its key barometer above 8,700 levels with an ease. Transport, real estate, industrials and telecom counters witnessed higher than average demand as the 20 -stock Qatar Index soared 1.17%...

Ooredoo Group announced increased Revenue of QAR 7.3 billion in Q1 2020

Publication: qatarisbooming.com - English (English | Website) Ooredoo Q.P.S.C. (“Ooredoo”) - Ticker: ORDS today announced its financial results for the quarter ended 31 March 2020.Financial Highlights: ­­Quarterly Analysis Q1 2020Q1 2019% ChangeConsolidated Revenue (QAR m) 7,2957,1921%EBITDA (QAR m) 3,0233,173-5%EBITDA Margin (%)41%44%-Net Profit Attributable to Ooredoo Shareholders (QAR m) 387420-8%Customers in million (consolidated) 1181126% Revenue growth of 1%...

Across-the-board buying lifts QSE above 8,500 levels

Publication: Gulf Times (English | Newspaper) An across the board buying especially in the insurance and telecom sectors yesterday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange above 8,500 levels. The Arab and local retail investors were seen net buyers as the 20-stock Qatar Index gained 40 points or 0.47% to 8,513.07 points, although it touched a high of...