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Trump shrugs off trade war concerns; China warns of market chaos

Trump shrugs off trade war concerns; China warns of market chaos

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, as Beijing warned that Washington's decision to label it a currency manipulator would lead to chaos in financial markets.

QSE stock split takes effect today, to attract more retail investors into market

QSE stock split takes effect today, to attract more retail investors into market

Companies listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange will implement stock split from Sunday, beginning with Commercial Bank and Qatar First Bank, a move that ought to attract more retail investors into the market.

Trade war may lead to market volatility and hamper EM growth

Trade war may lead to market volatility and hamper EM growth

Trade negotiations between the US and China have soured dramatically since early May 2019, when Chinese officials sought major changes to the text of a proposed deal that the Trump administration ...

‘Qatar a key market for global perfume brand Ex Nihilo’

‘Qatar a key market for global perfume brand Ex Nihilo’

Qatar has become one of the key markets in the Middle East for the internationally-renowned perfume brand Ex Nihilo, receiving a positive response from Qataris since its inception five years ago ...

Market jitters as Italy's Salvini rejects EU budget discipline rules

Market jitters as Italy's Salvini rejects EU budget discipline rules

Italy's far-right deputy premier and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has vowed to ignore eurozone budget discipline rules, amid surging risk indicators for Italian government debt.

Qatar real estate may remain 'buyer-friendly market' over next quarters of 2019: ValuStrat

Qatar real estate may remain 'buyer-friendly market' over next quarters of 2019: ValuStrat

Qatar’s real estate may remain a “buyer-friendly market” over the next quarters of 2019 as "existing and upcoming supply this year will entail further softening of prices", a new report has shown.

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) aims to serve the $2tn global Islamic finance market through three core geographies as Shariah-principled finance will progressively evolve ...

Ocean LNG to offtake and market Golden Pass LNG volumes

Ocean LNG to offtake and market Golden Pass LNG volumes

Qatar Petroleum announced on Sunday that Ocean LNG will be responsible for the offtake and marketing of all LNG volumes to be produced and exported from the Golden Pass LNG Export Project ...

Fire guts dozens of kitchen market stores in Bangladeshi capital

Fire guts dozens of kitchen market stores in Bangladeshi capital

A fire at a kitchen market in Dhaka destroyed almost 150 makeshift stores on Saturday, two days after another blaze in the Bangladeshi capital killed 25 people.

Challenge 22 winners Bonocle 'very close' to going to market

Challenge 22 winners Bonocle 'very close' to going to market

Challenge 22 winners Bonocle say winning the second cycle of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy's flagship innovation programme ...

No relief for India bond market as RBI seen tightening money tap

No relief for India bond market as RBI seen tightening money tap

India’s central bank is seen curtailing its support for the bond market, dashing hopes of relief for investors reeling under two straight months of declines.

Qatar bond appeal intact with $12bn return to market

Qatar bond appeal intact with $12bn return to market

Qatar’s appetite for jumbo bond deals seems insatiable, with the gas-rich nation raising $24bn in less than a year.