Entries by Tim

Qatar financial sector needs to boost competitive edge to ensure sustainable growth: QFC

Doha’s financial sector, whose productivity is already comparatively high and increasing, calls for further strengthening the competitive advantage to ensure sustainable growth, according to a top official of Qatar Financial Center (QFC) Qatar’s economy has witnessed “stable” growth and the financial sector has been a “significant” contributor to this development, QFC Authority chief executive Yousuf […]

Qatar is a telecoms leader in the Middle East

Qatar is considered one of the regional leaders in terms of its telecoms maturity; having one of the highest fixed and mobile penetrations in the Middle East region. Qatar has also become one of the more progressive countries globally in terms of its progress towards 5G. The mobile sector is led by Ooredoo Qatar and […]

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it has signed a codeshare agreement with IndiGo

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it has signed a codeshare agreement with IndiGo, India’s largest passenger airline. Sales will start from today with the first codeshare flights to operate from 18 December 2019. This agreement will enable the airline to place its code on IndiGo flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad and […]

Qatar and Turkey ties moving towards successful conclusion.

The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani has expressed his delight over the meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, stressing that the Qatari-Turkish partnership is progressing successfully. In a tweet, the Amir said, “The Qatari-Turkish partnership is moving towards its objectives successfully… I was delighted to meet my brother President Erdogan in […]

11 Qatari graduates to join HSBC

HSBC Qatar has selected 11 young Qatari graduates who will join its business teams to start their new careers in international banking. The HSBC Graduates Programme in Qatar offers excellent opportunities for young ambitious students who are eager to start a career in a dynamic international institution. “This year we have been very impressed by […]

MENA millennials have a real opportunity to fill regional skills gap in cybersecurity, Booz Allen Hamilton says

Millennials in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have the potential to resolve major cyber talent shortages in the region if the industry recognizes and leverages their potential, a recent Viewpoint by Booz Allen Hamilton has revealed. Globally, there is a shortage of 2.9 million cybersecurity professionals, according to the 2018 Cybersecurity Workforce Study. This […]

Festive Promotions @ Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Festive Indulgence at Lafite Be inspired by the exquisite dining experience at Lafite, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur this holiday season. Treat your senses to a unique French-inspired feast that will leave you craving for more! CHRISTMAS EVE Deluxe Dinner buffet 7:00PM – 10:30PM RM410 nett per person NEW YEAR’S EVE 6-course set Dinner menu 7:00PM […]

Qatar’s new investment laws among most competitive in the region

Qatar has taken the right steps when it comes to adapting its legislation to make it more appealing for foreign investors. In fact, the incentives currently offered in the country are among the most competitive in the region which makes Qatar a free economy, Eudald Franquesa Ortiz, Country Editor of global media group The Business […]

Vodafone Qatar Premieres the Region’s First 5G MiFi® Mobile Hotspot from Inseego

5G MiFi(R) by Inseego – The FIRST 5G Mobile Hotspot in Qatar, available only through Vodafone Qatar. (Graphic: Business Wire) November 25, 2019 04:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SAN DIEGO & DOHA, Qatar–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vodafone Qatar, together with Inseego Corp., a pioneer in 5G and IoT device-to-cloud solutions, today introduced the 5G MiFi M1100, the first […]

REVEALING THE NEW FACE OF il MARE AND THE RETURN OF JAKARTA’S MOST SENSATIONAL SUNDAY BRUNCH

Jakarta, 5 November 2019 – Strategically located at the centre of business and lifestyle district, Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta represents the very best of Jakarta dining, where uncompromised culinary offerings and extraordinary service present an unforgettable experience for every guest. il Mare, an award-winning Italian restaurant at Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta, has reopened its door […]