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Qatar worried about Dollar and Euro – Interview

The gas-rich Gulf state has bought more than $5 billion or $6 billion of real estate assets over the last four to five months, mostly in the United States and Europe, Sheikh Hamad said

September 30, 2012 9:01
 
Fitch assigns Qatar-based Doha Bank’s EMTN programme ‘A’ rating

Fitch assigns Qatar-based Doha Bank’s EMTN programme ‘A’ rating

Fitch Ratings has assigned Doha Bank Q.S.C.'s (Doha Bank) $2 billion euro medium-term note (EMTN) programme a Long-term senior unsecured debt rating of 'A' and a Short-term senior unsecured debt rating of 'F1'.

March 6, 2012 10:52
 
Euro falls as Greece moves back in spotlight

Euro falls as Greece moves back in spotlight

The euro ended a roller coaster week sharply lower and may come under further selling pressure as Greece's bailout moves back into focus, and as the European Central Bank chimes in on monetary policy next week.

March 4, 2012 10:58
 
Speculations Spectacular: Euro Falls As Greece Moves Back In Spotlight

Speculations Spectacular: Euro Falls As Greece Moves Back In Spotlight

"This week's massive ECB liquidity injection into the market is also keeping the single currency vulnerable to selling, particularly against its higher yielding and riskier counterparts," said Omer Esiner, chief market analyst at Commonwealth Foreign Exchange in Washington.

March 3, 2012 5:09
 
Geopolitics, debt refinancing leave funds wary of Gulf

Geopolitics, debt refinancing leave funds wary of Gulf

Tensions over Iran, unrest in Syria and concern about refinancing of upcoming Dubai debt are making international investors wary of Gulf and other Middle Eastern markets this year, just as developed markets enjoy fresh gains.

February 7, 2012 2:25
 
Saudi ex-envoy to IMF: No Honey. No Money.

Saudi ex-envoy to IMF: No Honey. No Money.

Saudi Arabia's request is pretty clear cut. More financial contribution should mean more influence. But will the ego of the 'super power' countries get in the way?

January 24, 2012 4:52
 
Brace yourself: Grim forecast for 2012, says World Bank

Brace yourself: Grim forecast for 2012, says World Bank

The World Bank sharply cuts global economic growth forecast, seeing "real" risk of a slump like 2008/09. And it looks like it’ll be worse for developing countries

January 18, 2012 3:14
 

Piraeus says StanChart ends talks to buy Egypt arm

Standard Chartered has ended talks to acquire the Egyptian unit of Greece's Piraeus Bank because of a worsening economic climate, Piraeus said on Monday.

November 29, 2011 1:02
 

UAE central bank sees no impact on banks from market turmoil

Banks in the UAE are in a good position and should not be affected by turmoil in global financial markets, the OPEC country's central bank said on Wednesday.

November 24, 2011 1:44
 

Gulf banks safe from Euro woes – Oman central bank gov

Gulf states should be largely unaffected by the euro zone debt crisis as their banks have minimal exposure to the bloc's debt, the head of Oman's central bank said on Friday, though he warned that they would not be immune to a broader global slowdown.

November 19, 2011 1:32
 
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