Industries Qatar, a leading petrochemical firm in the Gulf, said it had put its multi billion dollar Al Sejeel petrochemical complex project on hold and was studying a new scheme instead that would yield better returns.
Qatar has been warned that Bahrain would be forced to take action if it continued its provocative policies.
Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa was commenting on the general resentment towards
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani assured the West on Wednesday that it was not aiding Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, telling Germany that his own country's security was jeopardised by the militants.
Hamad International Airport (HIA), Qatar’s new gateway to the world, has announced an 11.36 per cent increase in passenger traffic in July 2014 compared to the same period last year at the old Doha International Airport (DIA).
Road safety and Qatar’s plans for safe transportation will be the prime focus of a forum in Doha next week.
The Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Road Safety Forum is endorsed by the Ministry of Interior and Ashgh
Qatar has denied an accusation by Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni that it sent three military aircraft loaded with weapons to a Tripoli airport controlled by an armed opposition group.
In a statement to Qatar's news a
Qatar National Bank (QNB) has acquired a further 11 per cent stake in Ecobank Transnational Incorporated in a deal worth $283 million, making it the pan-African lender's largest shareholder.
QNB acquired 2.048 billion ordinary
S&P Dow Jones will move Qatar and the UAE from frontier indexes and upgrade them to emerging markets on September 22, the company said.
S&P's decision to re-classify the two countries and also Greece as emerging market
The changes in the global economy and Qatar’s rising importance as a financial hub will be the focus of a top Euromoney conference in Doha, Qatar in November.
The third Euromoney Qatar Conference ‘global finance: re-la