Monday, April 24, 2017
Ciftci Towers wraps up tour of Expo 'Turkey by Qatar'

Tribune News Network Doha Ciftci Towers, the most luxurious residential towers in Istanbul wrapped up its participation at Expo Turkey by Qatar 2017 at Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC), with a record number of visitors and ..

ibq Q1 net profit up 14%, assets reach QR33 bn

Tribune News Network Doha International Bank of Qatar (ibq) reported a 14 percent increase in net profit for the first quarter of 2017. The bank's operating income grew by 17 percent year-on-year. Total assets of the bank grew by ..

Doha Bank hosts knowledge-sharing session

Tribune News Network Doha Doha Bank hosted a knowledge-sharing session on 'Enhancing Customer Value through Wealth Management', recently. Dr R Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank, said,"According to IMF, the global growth is ..

LONDON Asian spot LNG prices jumped this week, buoyed by hopes Korea Gas Corp's new tender would match past buying sprees and by emerging demand from China and Japan. Spot prices for June delivery rose to $5.70 per million British ..

Tribune News Network Doha The International Monetary Fund (IMF) now expects global growth to pick up from 3.1 percent in 2016 to 3.5 percent in 2017, compared with its previous forecast of 3.4 percent for 2017. A number of factors are ..

Tribune News Network Doha Commercial Bank is well-poised to capitalise on the growing investment and trade flows between Qatar and Turkey, said CEO Joseph Abraham at the Turkish Qatari Business Leaders' Summit recently. ..

Reuters SHANGHAI/BEIJING The growth of Chinese wealth management products (WMPs) and interbank liabilities eased in the first quarter of the year, China's banking regulator said late on Friday, amid a crackdown by Beijing on ..

Reuters JAKARTA Freeport McMoRan Inc collected a permit to resume copper exports from Indonesia on Friday after a hiatus of more than three months, hours after a state visit by US Vice President Mike Pence, who discussed the copper ..

Reuters SHANGHAI Air China Ltd has received the green light from Beijing to push ahead with mixed-ownership reform of its air freight logistics business, the firm said late on Friday, signalling a potential shake-up of China's ..

Reuters NEW YORK Forget about French elections or the flagging Trump trade. Corporate America is set to unleash its biggest profit-reporting fest in at least a decade next week, with more than 190 members of the S&P 500 index ..

Reuters NEW YORK General Electric Co reported quarterly sales and adjusted earnings results that beat analysts estimates on Friday, but its shares fell on concerns about some of its industrial businesses. The maker of jet engines, ..

NYT New York The details of the tax code may not make your heart sing, but they are enormously important and, at long last, they may be changing. In fact, the next 12 months are shaping up to be a critically important time. Despite an ..

Reuters ROME Ratings agency Fitch downgraded Italy's sovereign debt, citing the country's sluggish economic growth, fiscal slippage, weak government, banking problems and political risk ahead of elections due in ..

Reuters DETROIT A federal judge in Detroit on Friday sentenced Volkswagen AG to three years'probation and independent oversight for the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal as part of a $4.3 billion settlement ..

AFP Washington The Group of 20 major economies sent a message on Friday on the threat that rising protectionism poses to the global economy, but the United States cast doubt over its adherence to that stance. US Treasury Secretary ..

PTI Washington The IMF on Friday said that post demonetisation, India's growth is projected to rebound to 7.2 percent in fiscal year 2018 and further to 7.7 percent the next year. "In lndia, the temporary disruptions (primarily ..

AP SHANGHAI General Motors Co plans to launch 10 electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles in China by 2020, an executive said on Friday, as automakers speed up the rollout of alternative vehicles under pressure from Beijing ..

Sameh Saeid Doha The seventh edition of Qatar Motor Show (QMS) concluded after five days packed with engagement and innovation, thrilling motor fans across Qatar and the region. The show attracted thousands of visitors from Qatar ..

Sameh Saeid Doha For the first time, Qatar Motor Show 2017 exhibited a new product that could minimise the negative effects of electro magnetic radiations (EMR) originating from mobile devices. The product is called NESU smart ..