DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Thursday adding 44.30 points or 0.44 percent to advance to 10,109.50 points from 10,065.20 on Wednesday.
The volume of the shares traded fell to 9,968,322 from 12,169,730 on Wednesday and the value of shares increased to QR444,368,459.14 from QR408,666,515.96 Wednesday.
Among the top gainers were Industries Qatar which was up 0.63 percent to QR161.00, Commercial Bank of Qatar gained 0.43 percent to QR70.10, International Islamic Bank gained 4.56 percent to QR59.60 and Qatar Islamic Bank up by 2.36 percent to QR73.80.
The Banking and Financial sector index was added 0.33 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 0.08 points.
The industrial sector was gained 0.46 points while insurance sector down 0.20 points. (QNA)