Saudi prince in bid to overturn US arrest warrant

A Saudi prince, convicted of killing a man while drink driving in 2002, wants a judge in the US to throw out an arrest warrant issued after he violated his probation.
Bader Al Saud plead guilty to misdemeanor motor vehicle …

Qatar Airways to launch non-stop Tokyo flights

Qatar Airways said on Wednesday it will boost services to Japan to twice-daily with the introduction of non-stop flights to Tokyo.
The new service will be launched on October 28, the airline said in a statement. Qatar Airways currently serves …

Qatar Airways sees no new plane orders at UK show

Qatar Airways said on Sunday it will unveil its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner for the first time at Farnborough International Air Show in the UK between July 9-15.
The global reveal of the 787 by Qatar Airways, Boeing’s Middle East …

Qatari stock market bounces back

After falling to new 2012- lows last week, the Qatar Exchange 20 Index closed 0.31% higher at 8,276.62 Wednesday. Investors used the general relief at global markets after the Greek elections, which saw pro-Euro zone parties winning, and bought shares …

Qtel shares slip as firms aims to buy remainig stake in Kuwait’s Wataniya

The QE 20 Index fell 0.41% Tuesday to 8,194.65, bringing its year-to-date performance down to minus 6.66%. Qatar Telecom or Qtel closed 1.10% lower at QR107.80. Earlier in the day, news channel Al Arabiya said that Qtel plans to buy …

Qatar’s Aamal gains on joint venture with South Korea’s C&C Lightway

With the exception of the financial sector, Qatar-listed equities fell across the board Wednesday, pulling the QE 20 Index down by 0.35% to hit a 13-month low at 8,166.98 points. Shares of diversified conglomerate Aamal Company added 0.44% to reach …

Qatar Exchange joins global rebound

The QE 20 Index closed one percent higher at 8,206.91. Share gained across the board as investors hailed the EU “breakthrough” and the sharp rise in oil prices. Electricity and Water added 0.23% to hit QR133. Doha Bank (up 185% …