BUSINESS
Serious Fraud Office investigating British oil firm Soma

A sign is displayed in an unmarked Serious Fraud Office vehicle parked outside a building, in...

QCB Governor: 2014 was distinctive year in QFMA process and had many achievements

Doha:  HE Governor of Qatar Central Bank Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al-Thani, the Ch...

In rural China, shoppers go online with a little help

A customer shops at an Alibaba rural service centre in Jinjia Village, Tonglu, Zhejiang pro...

Shell resumes offshore oil drilling in Arctic

Washington: Oil giant Shell has resumed offshore drilling operations in Alaskan waters, the...

EU opens anti-trust probe into FedEx/TNT Express tie-up

Brussels: The EU yesterday opened an anti-trust probe into FedEx’s ¤4.4bn ($4....

Tech meeting

Visitors and participants attend the Rise technology conference in Hong Kong yesterday. Sta...

Boosting production

A farmer plants saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of Agartala in India yesterday. ...

S&P affirms DIC ratings at ‘A’

DUBAI: Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services yesterday affirmed its ‘A’ ...

Sanctions on two Iran oil firms lifted

LONDON: The European Union has removed two Iranian oil companies from its sanctions list, t...

Opec output hits new high in market push

LONDON: Opec oil output reached the highest monthly level in recent history in July, a Reut...

Oil should not fall further: Opec

Abdullah Al Badri (centre), Secretary General of Opec, attends the fourth meeting of the Op...

OPEC chief says oil cartel 'not ready' to cut production

OPEC Secretary-General Abdullah El-Badri said on Thursday the oil producers' cartel is ...

Dollar, bond yields rise on U.S. rate hike bets

LONDON: The dollar jumped and world stocks were left flat-footed on Thursday after the Fede...

Shell to axe 6,500 jobs and cut spending to cope with lower oil prices

  Shell's company logo is pictured at a gas station in Zurich April 8, 2015. ...

Shell to axe 6,500 jobs, cut spending to cope with lower oil prices

LONDON: Royal Dutch Shell is to axe 6,500 jobs this year and step up spending cuts to deal ...

GM to invest $1bn in India to boost exports

General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra (left) speaks during a meeting with India...

QIIB launches four major IT and business projects with GBM

Quan Croxford (left), Head of IT at QIIB, with Issam Nasser, Sales Manager, GBM Qatar. ...

Trade union protest in Brazil

Trade union members demonstrate in front of the headquarters of Brazil’s Central Bank...

Panasonic’s quarter net profit soars 57pc

A Panasonic logo is seen inside an electronics store in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, yesterday...

Ooredoo reports QR16bn H1 revenue

Chairman Sheikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Saud Al Thani (left) and Group Chief Executive Off...

Qatar Airways Cargo launches customised courier service

DOHA: Qatar Airways Cargo will launch an express airfreight service for door-to-door and ti...

news in video