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Cabinet steps towards establishing Qatar ‘global standards’

Qatar is set to adopt international standards as Qatari standards, after the first draft decision of the Minister of Commerce and Industry was approved by the Cabinet. Qatar’s Cabinet on Wednesday approved a draft decision...

Qatar’s GDP drops to lowest since 2012 due to pandemic: report

The second quarter of the country’s GDP witnessed its lowest drop since eight years, according to a report. Qatar’s GDP saw an estimated 6.1 percent drop in the April-to-June period this year, Bloomberg reported on...

Number of Qatar real estate deals up 40% in September

Recovering from months of partial lockdown, the number of real estate deals has recorded a 40% increase in September compared to August of this year, reaching a total of 696, authorities revealed. Real estate deals...

Qatar books 7.2m tonne LNG storage in 25-year UK deal

The Gulf country is set to export liquified natural gas (LNG) to the UK, where it will be kept in Europe’s largest storage facility. Qatar Petroleum reserved a storage and delivery capacity at the...

Qatar’s economy continues to recover as stock market sees a 21% surge

Qatar Stock Exchange has marked a huge turnaround since March, witnessing a rise of 21 percent— one of the highest growths in the region. After the country’s QE index has seen its lowest level of...

Qatar-Italy trade relations on the rise

Imports of Italian goods will continue to increase as bilateral trade and investment strengthens. The import of food and agricultural products from Italy to Qatar reached a value of more than €23m between January and...

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Qatar’s Al Meera removes French products amid growing boycott movement

Recent tensions between France and the Muslim world has sparked a boycott movement, prompting Qatar's Al Meera to remove all French products from its...

Outrage as women strip searched after abandoned baby discovered at Qatar airport

The Australian government demands answers from Qatari authorities after what it described as “a grossly, grossly disturbing, offensive, concerning set of events” involving several...

Popular vlogger Nas Daily attacks Al Jazeera after ‘Israel whitewashing’ claims

The controversial content creator attacked Al Jazeera for what he claimed was the network spreading 'fake news'. Israeli-Palestinian video blogger Nas Daily took to social...

Harrowing details emerge in abandoned baby, strip search case as Qatar launches ‘attempted murder’ probe

Authorities in Qatar launch an investigation as Doha News learns of more details on the harrowing story that saw women strip searched and an...