Gulf Times - Planning-and-Statistics-Authority
Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Qatar witnessed a sharp 11% year-on-year decline in the number of building permits issued in May, according to official statistics.

Qatar's cost of living declines in May as prices of many items slashed during Ramadan

Qatar's cost of living declines in May as prices of many items slashed during Ramadan

Qatar's cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI), was on the decline in May 2019, both year-on-year and month-on-month, as prices for as many as 500 items were reduced in view of Ramadan.

Decrease in Traffic accidents during February

Decrease in Traffic accidents during February

The Planning and Statistics Authority has released the 62th issue of (Qatar; Monthly Statistics), showing a monthly decrease of 2.2% of Traffic accidents cases, as a total of 578 traffic cases were recorded during February 2019 compered to January.

Qatar's industrial production posts 1.5% growth in Jan 2019

Qatar's industrial production posts 1.5% growth in Jan 2019

Higher extraction of hydrocarbons and robust expansion in the production of food, basic metals and cement have led Qatar's industrial production report a robust 1.5% growth in January 2019 against the previous month, according to the official estimates.