DUBAI/DOHA HSBC has been hired by Qatari state-controlled port operator QTerminals to coordinate a planned $500 million loan, sources said, the bank's first mandate as top adviser for a deal in Qatar since a row erupted between Doha and its neighbors.
DUBAI/DOHA, June 20 HSBC has been hired by a
state-controlled port operator in Qatar, QTerminals, to
coordinate a $500 million loan, sources familiar with the matter
said, securing its first mandate as top adviser for a deal in
Qatar since a regional rift between Doha and its neighbours
(This June 5 story changes agricultural loan in paragraph 26 to reflect loan not taken, still being studied) | Video
PARIS/DOHA The Qatari president of French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain, Nasser al-Khelaifi, is under formal investigation in France for alleged corruption related to Doha's bid to host the athletics world championship, his lawyers said on Thursday.
DOHA, May 23 Qatar's stock exchange is
developing two new Exchange Traded Funds, part of efforts by the
Middle East's strongest performing stock market in 2018 to boost
foreign investment, CEO Rashid al-Mansoori said.
DOHA A Qatari tourism official said the country would not grant visas to those it considers "enemies" in reference to Egyptian nationals seeking to enter the country amid an ongoing dispute, a remark that was later disowned by the Qatari government.
DOHA Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya's future was in doubt on Friday after she said she would not take medication to lower her testosterone levels to comply with new rules for the 800 metres.
DOHA Qatar, which hosts the largest U.S. air base in the Middle East, has spoken out against Washington's decision to block all exports of Iranian oil, saying unilateral sanctions were unwise because they hurt the countries that rely on the supplies.
DOHA Qatar National Bank (QNB), the Gulf's largest lender, reported a 3.8 percent increase in first-quarter net profit on Tuesday, broadly in line with analysts' forecasts.
DOHA/LONDON Qatar filed lawsuits on Monday against three banks, accusing them of causing billions of dollars of damage to its economy by what it called overseas currency manipulation in the wake of an Arab boycott against Qatar in 2017.