The diversity of Aamal’s business model undoubtedly provided great resilience in 2019, said CEO and managing director Sheikh Mohamed bin Faisal al-Thani while delivering chairman’s report at the company’s annual general meeting yesterday.
The QFC Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) yesterday announced that it had taken action against Horizon Crescent Wealth LLC (HCW) and imposed a fine of QR30,000,000 on it for serious legal and regulatory breaches.
As many as nine Qatari brands, including five listed banks and the national carrier Qatar Airways, feature prominently in the top 50 Middle East brands in 2020, despite the global pandemic Covid-19, according to Brand Finance, a global brand evaluation entity.
Qatar’s three ports – Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais – witnessed robust expansion in cargo and container handling volumes in March this year despite the challenges on account of the pandemic Covid-19.
Extraordinary circumstances call for extraordinary response, more so when the whole world is fighting a common enemy – the highly contagious coronavirus.
President Donald Trump said the US would meet with Saudi Arabia and Russia with the goal of stanching an historic plunge in oil prices.
Panic buying at supermarkets and hoarding have raised fears over food supplies, and governments for their part are acutely aware that keeping everyone fed at affordable prices is crucial for political stability.
China is considering temporarily easing quotas designed to boost production of electric cars to help automakers badly bruised by the coronavirus pandemic to revive slumping sales, people familiar with the matter said.
Asian and European markets mostly dropped yesterday after suffering a diabolical first quarter, with traders contemplating the prospect of lengthy lockdowns as the coronavirus continues its deadly sweep across the planet.
India’s stocks had their worst start to a fiscal year since 2007, a day after the benchmark equity index capped its worst quarter ever.
China survey shows improvement in factory activity; eurozone, UK manufacturing activity crashes; South Korea, Japan suffers plunge in factory activity
The Qatari Businessmen Association (QBA) is studying plans to establish a fund that would support companies whose business operations are impacted by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.