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Finance December 19, 2016

CSR underpins a pillar of Qatari development

Qatar needs to speak up and share its achievements with the rest of the world, states Dr Raghavan Seetharaman, CEO of one of its leading financial institutions, Doha Bank. Speaking to The Worldfolio,...

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Finance August 05, 2016

Islamic finance to shape Qatar’s economic future

Involved in all sectors of the economy, leading financial services provider Masraf Al Rayan is perfectly positioned to play a major role in Qatar’s economic development and expand its own customer...

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Others August 04, 2016

Enterprise in synch with national vision

One of the largest retail and distribution companies of quality international products and services in Qatar, the Ali Bin Ali Group now contributes to Qatar’s growth through 12 different business...

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Others July 18, 2016

QBIC entrepreneurs reach new startup milestones

Leading entrepreneurship hub, Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC), founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Social Development Center (SDC), recently celebrated its two-year milestone since the...

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Finance July 16, 2016

Record results highlight Qatari potential

Despite having proved its resilience, particularly after the 2008 crisis, and being expected to grow 17% annually, Islamic finance is facing some interesting changes, such as Iran’s entrance to...

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Finance July 15, 2016

CBQ looks to ‘wake up’ private sector with specialist SME services

The entrepreneurial beginnings of one of the largest banks in the country, as well as its track record of supporting Qatari businesses for over four decades, means the Commercial Bank of Qatar (CBQ)...

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Education July 14, 2016

Universities critical partners in Qatar’s sustainable progress

President of Qatar University Dr Hassan Al-Derham shares his evaluation of Qatar’s ambitious development, the importance of academia working with government, industry and society, and how he sees...

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Construction July 13, 2016

Qatar’s ‘infrastructure rush’ to continue apace in years ahead

Astad Project Management has been involved in the development of the most iconic projects in Qatar, such as Education City, Qatar National Convention Center, Sidra Medical and Research Center, Museum...

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Tourism & Culture July 12, 2016

Ambitious projects bolster Qatar’s tourism sector

Building up a portfolio of iconic landmark developments has made Qatar-based Katara Hospitality one of the world’s largest and most profitable hospitality organizations. CEO Hamad Abdulla Al-Mulla...

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Others July 11, 2016

QBIC marks two years of successful Demo Days at special event

Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC) has announced its sixth wave of LeanStartup winners, marking their two-year success in a celebratory, special edition Demo Day. 

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Others July 06, 2016

LeanStartup winners pitch their ideas

The first round of successful entrepreneurs from the Digital & Beyond specialized incubator, which was launched by Ooredoo and the Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC), successfully pitched their...

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Finance July 04, 2016

QNB targets strategic, opportunistic growth

Group CEO of Qatar’s largest bank, Qatar National Bank (QNB), Ali Ahmed Al-Kuwari explains the solidity of the country’s banking sector and how financial institutions are helping it meet...

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Tourism & Culture June 29, 2016

New support for tourism start-ups in Qatar

QBIC Tourism, Qatar’s first specialized incubator for tourism start-ups, launched officially on January 25, 2016, and witnessed an increase in the number of applications for its start-up services...