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Qatar makes progress in lawsuit filed against UAE

Qatar makes progress in lawsuit filed against UAE

Qatar has welcomed the progress made in the dispute settlement procedures for the lawsuit filed against the UAE before the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

Al Khor, Al Thakhira municipalities conduct food outlet inspections

Al Khor, Al Thakhira municipalities conduct food outlet inspections

Al Khor and Al Thakhira Municipality's health control section carried out a number of inspection tours during the Eid al-Adha holidays, covering all commercial and food establishments there.

Envoy urges Chinese expats to contribute to Qatar's development

Envoy urges Chinese expats to contribute to Qatar's development

The Chinese ambassador to Qatar Zhou Jian hosted Friday a reception for the Chinese expatriate community to get introduced to them and greet them on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.

Qatar banking sector shifts towards digital technology: OBG

Qatar banking sector shifts towards digital technology: OBG

Qatar’s banking sector is undergoing broader changes, including a shift towards digital banking, which will likely see a reduction in branches and physical presence in the coming years, a new report has shown.

Education to remain Qatar's primary investment: minister

Education to remain Qatar's primary investment: minister

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi said on Wednesday that education will remain the primary investment for the State of Qatar ...

Envoy lauds strong Qatar-China ties, pushes more investments

Envoy lauds strong Qatar-China ties, pushes more investments

Chinese manufacturers have been encouraged to invest and open new factories in Qatar as part of the strong and friendly Qatar-China relationships, the Chinese ambassador Zhou Jian said in Doha on Wednesday.

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

The number of credit accounts opened by "small business and individuals" bettered all credit accounts opened by Qatar's banking sector last year, a Qatar Central Bank report has shown.

Construction sector looks up as Qatar sees building permits rise in July

Construction sector looks up as Qatar sees building permits rise in July

Qatar's construction sector rebounded with a strong growth in July this year, as reflected by robust expansion in the new building permits issued ...

Qatar's spending on projects to continue beyond 2022: official

Qatar's spending on projects to continue beyond 2022: official

Government spending for Qatar’s ambitious projects totaling over $200bn will continue even after the staging of the FIFA World Cup games in 2022, according to a Qatar Chamber official.

Qatar, Malaysia discuss co-operation in higher education sector and research

Qatar, Malaysia discuss co-operation in higher education sector and research

The first meeting of the Joint Working Group of Qatar and Malaysia on Monday discussed co-operation in higher secondary education and issues prevailing in the sector.

Institutionals help Qatar shares extend winning run

Institutionals help Qatar shares extend winning run

Foreign and Gulf institutions on Tuesday imparted strong bullish momentum to the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index gained 89 points to inch near 9,900 levels.

FIFA to unveil Qatar 2022 World Cup emblem on Sept 3

FIFA to unveil Qatar 2022 World Cup emblem on Sept 3

FIFA confirmed in a post on its website on Tuesday that the official emblem for the Qatar 2022 World Cup will be unveiled on Tuesday, September 3.