Daily Archives: August 15, 2012

Dlala Closes QR 110 Million Islamic Financing

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – Dlala Brokerage and Investment Holding (Q.S.C) has completed the relevant procedures for obtaining an Islamic financing “Murabaha” financing of  QR 110.000.000 worth. The financing aims to support a real-estate investment for one of the company subsidiaries “Dlala Real-estate Co. (O.P.C) a wholly owned subsidiary (%100) of Dlala Investment and holding Co. S.H.C, which will be used to develop a property in Al-Thummama area, the company said in a statement published today at Qatar Exchange (QE) website.  (QNA)

HH the Emir Congratulates Presidents of Korea and India on National Day

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani has sent a cable of congratulations to the President of the Republic Korea on the occasion of his country’s National Day. HH the Emir has also sent a cable to the President of the Republic of India congratulating him on his country’s National Day. (QNA)

Bank Holidays Starts Sunday

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has announced 3 days of bank holidays for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr. The banks will remain closed from Sunday 19th August to Tuesday 21th August, according to a statement issued today QCB.  (QNA)

New Board of Umm Salal Club Convenes

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – The newly elected board of Umm Salal Sports Club convened under the leadership of Sheikh Faisal bin Ahmad Al Thani met on Tuesday and discussed a number of key issues related the development of the club, according to a Qatar Olympic Committee bulletin today. During the meeting, Abdulrazaq Abdullah Al Kuwari was elected as Vice president of the club and Mohammad Khamis Al Ali was elected as Treasurer. Khalid Abduljabar was elected as Secretary General while Hussan Aman Al Ali was elected as Assistant Secretary General.
Sheikh Saud bin Abdullah Al Thani, Johar Al Ali, Mohammad Salim Al Naimi, and Saber Matter Al-Sultan were elected as members.
The meeting gains significance as the focus is currently on achieving excellence in sports following Qatar’s creditable performance at the recently-concluded Olympics in London. (QNA)

Al Meera Reports Net Profit of QR 46.7 Million

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – Al Meera Consumer Goods Company disclosed Wednesday the semi annual financial statements for the period ending June 30, 2012. The reviewed financial statements for the period ending June 30, 2012 revealed a net profit of QR 46.7 million in comparison to QR 34.8  million for the same period last year, the company said in a statement. The company s Earning per Share (EPS) amounted to QR 4.68  as of June 30, 2012 versus QR 3.49   for the corresponding period in 2011.
Al Meera is a shareholding company established on the 28th of February 2005.
The Company provides wholesale and retail services, trading of consumer goods and materials of all kinds, ownership and management of consumer outlets, trading in foodstuff, consumer goods, household items, electrical and electronic equipment, and many others. (QNA)

HH the Emir Attends Suhoor Banquet

Makkah Al-Mukarramah, August 15 (QNA) – HH the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani attended last night the Suhoor banquet hosted by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia in Al-Safa Palace in honor of the Heads of the Islamic countries delegations taking part in the 4th extraordinary OIC summit, currently in session in Makkah Al-Mukarramah.
HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani and Their Excellencies members of the official delegation accompanying HH the Emir also attended the banquet.  (QNA)

HH the Deputy Emir Congratulates Korean, Indian Presidents

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – HH the Deputy Emir and Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has sent a cable of congratulations to the President of the Republic Korea on the occasion of his country’s National Day. HH the Deputy Emir has also sent a cable to the President of the Republic of India congratulating him on his country’s National Day. (QNA)

HE the Premier Congratulates Presidents of Korea and India

Doha, August 15 (QNA) – HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani has sent a cable of congratulations to the President of the Republic Korea on the occasion of his country’s National Day. HE the Premier has also sent a cable to the President of the Republic of India congratulating him on his country’s National Day. (QNA)