Britain opens first subsidy-free solar power farm – The Peninsula Qatar

Britain opens first subsidy-free solar power farmThe Peninsula QatarIn an effort to curb spiralling renewable subsidy costs the government has moved to scrap new subsidies for solar projects and onshore wind over the past few years. The project "proves that the government's decision to withdraw subsidies doesn't have …and more » Read more...

Believe in Qatar, Invest in Qatar: Turkish businessman – The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarBelieve in Qatar, Invest in Qatar: Turkish businessmanThe Peninsula QatarHe said that being an investor and businessman, his trust in Qatar was not affected by ongoing blockade. “Rather, I am set to launch two new projects in next three months. I am bringing Turkish hand-made chocolate “Maia” to Qatar and the other project …and more » Read more...

Siege helps real estate sector grow stronger – The Peninsula Qatar

Siege helps real estate sector grow strongerThe Peninsula Qatar“Qatar's real estate is not dependent on foreigners as majority of investment is done by local residents. During the past few months, some major real estate players announced the launch of new projects which shows that the market is unaffected by … Read more...

Qatar Red Crescent supports health centres with medical equipment in Yemen – The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar Red Crescent supports health centres with medical equipment in YemenThe Peninsula QatarQatar Red Crescent (QRC), through its representative mission in Yemen, has launched a project to distribute medical equipment and supplies within a multi-sector humanitarian programme including four Yemeni cities, Taiz, Sana'a, Ibb and Hodeidah, at a …and more » Read more...

Twice-rejected US LNG exporter gives project another shot – The Peninsula Qatar

Twice-rejected US LNG exporter gives project another shotThe Peninsula QatarThe agency said the project wasn't needed in March 2016, and rejected Veresen's appeal in December. In its latest request, the Calgary-based company proposed route changes for a pipeline to feed the terminal and eliminated plans for a power plant. Read more...

Four new road projects added to CPEC – The Peninsula Qatar

Four new road projects added to CPECThe Peninsula QatarThe Chinese government had agreed to include the four projects in the CPEC portfolio during a meeting held on December 29, 2016 in Beijing, but only gave the final approval during the meeting, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.and more » Read more...

Why is Qatar on a selling spree of its overseas investments? – Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaWhy is Qatar on a selling spree of its overseas investments?Al-ArabiyaThe offloading and asset sales by Qatar in recent months have been across the board, covering its real estate, luxury retail, banking and energy sectors. While the Qataris are explaining away this activity as a move to focus on the US and emerging … Read more...

95000 Syrian kids to benefit from new EAA-Unicef project – The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula Qatar95000 Syrian kids to benefit from new EAA-Unicef projectThe Peninsula QatarEducation Above All (EAA) Foundation and the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) have announced a new project to enable a further 95,000 children affected by the ongoing conflict in Syria to access quality education with co-financing by the Qatar …and more » Read more...

Qatar managed to break siege with pre-emptive plans: Economy Minister – The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarQatar managed to break siege with pre-emptive plans: Economy MinisterThe Peninsula QatarNew York: Minister of Economy and Commerce H E Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani affirmed that Qatar's economy has proved its strength and resilience in the face of many global challenges that their impacts affected major economies of …and more » Read more...

Qatar managed to break siege with pre-emptive plans: Economy Minister – The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarQatar managed to break siege with pre-emptive plans: Economy MinisterThe Peninsula QatarNew York: Minister of Economy and Commerce H E Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani affirmed that Qatar's economy has proved its strength and resilience in the face of many global challenges that their impacts affected major economies of …and more » Read more...