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Qatar Stock Exchange Index Gains 84 Points at Beginning of Tuesday’s Trading

Qatar Stock Exchange index started Tuesday’s trading up by 0.82%, adding 84.46 points to reach 10383 points, prompted by a rise in oil prices in global markets.

Figures issued by Qatar Stock Exchange attributed the positive performance of the index to a rise in the transport sector by 2.97%, the real estate sector by 1.40%, the bank and financial services sector by 0.62%, the industry sector by 0.55%, the insurance sector by 0.54%, the telecommunications sector by 0.25%, and the consumer goods and services sector by 0.06%.

At 10.00, Qatar Stock Exchange recorded 2499 transactions worth 77.942 million riyals, distributed to 41.966 million shares. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency