DOHA: The Qatar Exchange in the green area on Wednesday adding 185.34 points or 1.52 percent advance to 12,375.03 points from 12,189.69 on Tuesday.
The volume of the shares traded up to 43,186,045 from 23,514,316 on Tuesday and the value of shares increased to QR1,531,115,605.13 from QR915,439,624.65 Tuesday.
Among the top gainers were Commercial Bank of Qatar which was up 4.27 percent to QR68.30, Qatar Insurance gained 4.37 percent to QR74.10, International Islamic Bank added 3.85 percent to QR78.30 and Mazaya Qatar up by 9.98 percent to QR20.83.
The Banking and Financial sector index was gained 1.74 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index up 0.63 points.
The industrial sector was added 0.56 points while insurance sector rose 3.25 points. (QNA)