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Qatar’s Islamic finance sector to get central regulation; profitability remains high

Qatar’s Islamic finance sector to get central regulation; profitability remains high

The Islamic finance sector in Qatar is moving towards a higher level: Efforts are underway to standardise and centralise the regulations for entire Islamic banking and finance industry ...

Qatar slams Israel call to change status of Al Aqsa

Qatar slams Israel call to change status of Al Aqsa

Qatar Wednesday condemned remarks made by an Israeli minister calling for enhancing Israeli sovereignty over Al Aqsa mosque and allowing Jewish and all visitors to storm into Al Aqsa.

QSE readies infrastructure to admit new firms, instruments

QSE readies infrastructure to admit new firms, instruments

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), which has become a focus of interest for many foreign investment portfolios from the US, Europe and Asia, has readied its infrastructure to admit new companies and instruments.

Qatar promotes fintech to become regional centre for new, cost-effective technologies: QCB

Qatar promotes fintech to become regional centre for new, cost-effective technologies: QCB

The government is actively promoting Qatar as a regional centre for financial technology (fintech) as new, cost-effective technologies are becoming increasingly prominent worldwide, the QCB said in its 10th Financial Stability Review.

Preparations for new academic year completed: official

Preparations for new academic year completed: official

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education has completed all preparations for starting the new academic year

'Qatar offers opportunities for Filipino medical professionals'

'Qatar offers opportunities for Filipino medical professionals'

The Middle East may compete with Europe in terms of attracting medical professionals in a bid to address the increasing demand for high-quality and world-class healthcare services

Amir receives message from Iranian president

Amir receives message from Iranian president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Monday received a written message from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Over 4,000 sheep distributed in first two days of Eid

Over 4,000 sheep distributed in first two days of Eid

Large numbers of residents across the country flocked to the various slaughterhouses designated by Widam Food Company to get their Eid sacrificial sheep slaughtered and processed.

Residents flock to Al Bidda Park to celebrate Eid

Residents flock to Al Bidda Park to celebrate Eid

For those living in Doha who enjoy the outdoors, Al Bidda Park is listed among the favourite locations in the city.

HEC Paris programme provides competitive advantage: Participant

HEC Paris programme provides competitive advantage: Participant

The Specialised Master’s Degree in Strategic Business Unit Management (SBUM) by HEC Paris in Qatar, helps hone the skills of the participants and provide a competitive advantage

FM meets Iran's Foreign Minister

FM meets Iran's Foreign Minister

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on Sunday met with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohamed Javad Zarif,

Qatar celebrates Eid with religious fervour and joy

Qatar celebrates Eid with religious fervour and joy

Eid al-Adha was celebrated across Qatar with religious fervour, joy and piety on Sunday. Tens of thousands of faithful converged on mosques and designated prayer grounds early in the morning for Eid prayers.