Doha, August 30 (QNA) – The Qatar Exchange was in the green area Thursday adding 38.19 points (or 0.45%) to advance to 8,483.64 points from 8,445.45 Wednesday. The volume of the shares traded was fell to 50,394,670 from 53,390,388 on Wednesday and the value of shares down to QR1,087,217,570.18 from QR1,178,934,314.42 Wednesday. Among the top gainers were Qatar National Bank which was up 0.45% to QR134.10,Industries Qatar rose 0.73% to QR138.50, Islamic Insurance gained 0.52% to QR58.30 and Qatar Telecom up by 1.32% to QR107.80.
The Banking and Financial sector index was up 6.36 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 1.37 points. The industrial sector was rose by 14.14 points while insurance sector added 3.61 points.(QNA)