Qatar’s GDP rises 0.9% to QR167.33 bn in Q1 Jul 31, 2020 0 13779 12345 Satyendra PathakDohaQatar’s gross domestic product (GDP) at constant prices increased 0.9 percent to QR167.33 billion in the first quarter of 2020 when compared to the revised estimate of GDP in the first quarter of 2019, according to the preliminary estimates of the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) released on Thursday. When compared to the revised estimate of QR169.64 billion in the previous quarter, that is the fourth quarter of 2019, a decrease of 1.4 percent has been recorded.The PSA, which released the preliminary estimates of GDP at both constant and current prices, said that GDP at current prices in the first quarter of 2020 is estimated at QR 153.77 billion. This represents a decrease of 5.5 percent compared to the revised estimate of QR 162.71 billion in the first quarter of 2019. When compared to the revised estimate of QR 159.65 billion in the previous quarter, a decrease of 3.7 percent has been recorded. page 8 RELATED ARTICLES Amir exchanges Eid greetings Jul 31, 2020 0 9514 401 mosques, praying areas to hold Eid Al Adha prayers Jul 31, 2020 0 13911 Not a single COVID-19 case at abattoirs: Official Jul 31, 2020 0 13819 COVID-19 recoveries reach 107,135 Qatar on Thursday reported 307 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said in its daily report. As many as 286 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number .. Amir, Kuwait Deputy Amir exchange Eid greetings His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani exchanged greetings, in a telephone conversation, with HH Deputy Amir and Crown Prince of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah on .. Amir greets King of Morocco His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday sent a cable of congratulations to HM King Mohammed VI of the Kingdom of Morocco on the occasion of the anniversary of his accession to the .. Saudi withdraws bid to buy Newcastle United Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund on Thursday withdrew its bid to become the latest foreign owner in England’s Premier League, pulling out of an agreement to buy Newcastle United after a tumultuous takeover process. .. Amir to perform Eid Al Adha prayer today His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will perform the blessed Eid Al Adha prayer along with a group of loyal citizens at Al Wajba praying area on Friday morning. The Amiri Diwan wished that ..