Category Archives: Business

Qatar Airways 2018-19 Annual Report Highlights Strong Growth in Overall Revenue, up by 14 per cent year on year

DOHA, Qatar Airways has today published its annual report for 2018-19, highlighting the airline group’s success and underlying robust financial health in the face of the continued illegal airspace blockade against the State of Qatar.

Overall revenue and other operating …

TRA publishes Q2 Market Indicators report

Manama, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) announces the publication of its Q2 Market Indicators Report for 2019.

The report shows that the number of broadband subscriptions reached to 2.34 million subscription at the end of the second quarter of 2019, with …

China’s trade with US shrinks as tariff war worsens

Beijing: China’s trade with the United States is falling sharply as the two sides prepare for more negotiations with no sign of progress toward ending a worsening tariff war that threatens global economic growth.

Imports of U.S. goods fell 22% …

YouTube to pay $170 million fine after violating kids’ privacy law

Washington, Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations its YouTube video service collected personal data on children without their parents’ consent.

The company agreed to work with video creators to label material aimed at kids and said it will …

Qatar Airways Inaugurates Its New Office in Amman

DOHA, Qatar Airways celebrated the launch of its new offices in Amman, Jordan on Monday, 2 September 2019. The successful office opening celebration was attended by the Transport Minister of Jordan, His Excellency Eng. Anmar Khasawneh and Qatar Airways Group …

Powerful, obscure law is basis for Trump ‘order’ on trade

Biarritz, President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted order to U.S. businesses to cut ties in China amid a spiraling trade war between …

BCCI to host workshop on Saudi food export requirements

Manama, The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has invited the business community to attend a workshop on procedure to export food to Saudi Arabia.

Organised in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and …