QIIB Discloses Semi- Annual Financial Statements

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) disclosed the semi- annual financial statements for the period ending June 30, 2012, which revealed a net profit of QR 340.1 million in comparison to QR 322.3 million for the same period last year. The bank s net profit grows by 5.5% , said QIIB Chairman and Managing Director, HE Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani bin Abdullah Al-Thani in a statement …

IWG on Sanctions on Syria: Final Statement

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - The Friends of the Syrian People International Working Group on Sanctions (the Group) strongly condemned the continuing attacks by the Syrian regime against the Syrian people and the regime s continuing brutality and denial of the legitimate political aspirations of the Syrian people.  In a communique issued following its third meeting in Doha on Thursday, which was co-chaired by Qatar, Japan, and the United Kingdom ,…

Qatar Exchange Down 0.57%

Doha, July 19 (QNA) -The Qatar Exchange was down on Thursday 47.45 points or 0.57% to 8,281.26 points from the previous closing of 8,328.71 . The volume of shares traded was up to 5,426,940 from 4,717,514 , and the value of shares increased to QR186,110,292.11 from QR154,244,567.45  Wednesday  Among the top losers were Industries Qatar whose share dropped 0.82% to QR133.10 , Electricity and Water  lost 2.86 to QR136.00, Doha Bank fell…

QNB, Standard To Start Activity At Qatar Exchange

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - Following their recent licensing by the Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA), Qatar National Bank and Standard Chartered  Bank have now respectively signed a Depositary Agreement with Qatar Exchange to start Custody activities, raising the number of custodians working in the Qatari market , including HSBC, to three. Andre Went, CEO of QE welcomed this development as a major step towards increased post-trade efficiency by offering more…

Doha Bank Records 5% Profit Growth in H1 2012

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - Doha Bank announced Thursday it recorded an impressive net profit for the first half of 2012 amounting to QAR 740 million whichrepresented a growth of 5.4% as compared to QAR 702 million for the same period in 2011. "This is another outstanding result and is clear demonstration that Doha Bank continues to perform through any business cycle." HE Sheikh Fahad bin Mohammad bin Jabor Al Thani,…

Al- Hajiri: Qatar Tries Hard to End Humanitarian Tragedy in Syria

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - HE the Assistant Foreign Minister for Foreign Affairs Ali bin Fahad al-Hajri on Thursday stressed that the State of Qatar tried hard to put an end to the humanitarian tragedy in Syria and matched its words with actions. In his opening speech delivered at the third meeting of the Friends of the Syrian People International Working Group on Sanctions, held today at the Ritz Carlton Hotel,…
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