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Doha Bank planning to raise capital up to $1bn

Doha Bank planning to raise capital up to $1bn

Doha Bank is planning to raise capital up to $1bn as part of further strengthening its capital base and to meet its expansion strategy, which includes process reengineering, digitisation and automation ...

Death toll rises to 32 in religious violence in India's capital

Death toll rises to 32 in religious violence in India's capital

At least 32 people have been killed in the deadliest violence to engulf India's capital New Delhi for decades as a heavy deployment of security forces brought an uneasy calm on Thursday, a police official said.

Toll rises to 19 from violence in Indian capital: hospital official

Toll rises to 19 from violence in Indian capital: hospital official

At least 19 people have been killed in the Indian capital during violent clashes over a new citizenship law, a senior hospital official told Reuters, although there was an eerie calm on Wednesday in the riot-torn areas.

Indian ministries buy more air purifiers as capital battles toxic air

Indian ministries buy more air purifiers as capital battles toxic air

India's government has stepped up the purchase of air purifiers over the last two years, taking the number of devices in ministries to protect against deteriorating air quality to nearly 300 ...

Diwali fireworks haze pushes Indian capital's air quality to severe

Diwali fireworks haze pushes Indian capital's air quality to severe

Air pollution in some parts of the Indian capital deteriorated early on Monday to the worst recorded level, officials said, a day after revellers set off fireworks to mark Diwali in celebrations ...

Capital investments jump 72% in H1, says QFC chief

Capital investments jump 72% in H1, says QFC chief

Confidence in Qatar’s economy remains strong despite the economic blockade imposed on the country in June 2017 as capital investments saw a 72% jump in the first six months of 2019 ...

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets (EM) have seen a clear rebound in the first quarter after suffering in 2018 due to tight global financial conditions and dollar appreciation, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

Indonesia plans to move capital city out of crowded Java island

Indonesia plans to move capital city out of crowded Java island

Indonesia's president has decided to move the capital of the world's fourth most populous country away from the crowded main island of Java, but has yet to finalise a new location, the planning minister said on Monday.

Law regulating investment of non-Qatari capital to facilitate foreign investors’ market access: MoCI

Law regulating investment of non-Qatari capital to facilitate foreign investors’ market access: MoCI

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has highlighted the main provisions of the Law No. 1 of 2019 regulating the Investment of non-Qatari Capital in economic activity ...

India may halt private cars in capital next week if smog thickens: official

India may halt private cars in capital next week if smog thickens: official

India may halt the use of private vehicles in the capital New Delhi if air pollution, which has reached severe levels in recent days, gets worse, a senior environmental official said on Tuesday.

'Vodafone Qatar capital reduction to enhance long-term shareholder value'

'Vodafone Qatar capital reduction to enhance long-term shareholder value'

Vodafone Qatar has announced that it had obtained all requisite regulatory approvals from the Qatar Financial Markets Authority and the Ministry of Economy and Commerce to proceed with the implementation of a capital reduction ...

Bombings in Somalia's capital wound 13

Bombings in Somalia's capital wound 13

At least 13 people were wounded on Saturday in a suicide car bombing near Somalia's presidential palace and another blast outside a police station close by in the capital, the emergency services said.