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Factoring to shape Doha as trade finance hub: QFC

Factoring to shape Doha as trade finance hub: QFC

Doha should capitalise on supply chain finance, such as factoring, by making it as an attractive asset class for institutional investors to “unlock the full potential” of trade finance, according to the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

Labour Ministry, QFC Authority join hands to prepare Qatari nationals for job market

Labour Ministry, QFC Authority join hands to prepare Qatari nationals for job market

The Ministry of Labour signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority in order to train and employ Qatari nationals to enter the job market, in the presence of HE the Minister of Labour Dr. Ali bin Samikh Al Marri.

HBKU, QFC conference explore global reforms on tax offerings

HBKU, QFC conference explore global reforms on tax offerings

The College of Law at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) and the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, jointly held a conference on November 17

Ooredoo, QFC in pact to enhance digital innovation, cybersecurity

Ooredoo, QFC in pact to enhance digital innovation, cybersecurity

Ooredoo has signed a partnership with Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, to leverage joint experience, expertise, and capabilities to further extend and develop collaboration between the two entities.

Increased collaboration among international financial centres continues to strengthen economic recovery

Increased collaboration among international financial centres continues to strengthen economic recovery

This past year has shown us it is impossible to separate health from finance, environment, and sustainability, and just as economic differences result in horrific consequences from a health perspective, a global pandemic can rip apart even the most strong and stable of economies.

QFC hosts discussion on corporate solutions for recent global tax developments

QFC hosts discussion on corporate solutions for recent global tax developments

Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) hosted an in-person event, the first since the introduction of the Covid-19 related restriction measures, to discuss the opportunities offered by QFC corporate solutions in light of the recent developments in the global tax framework.

Record expansions in both activity and new business in October, reveal QFC PMI survey data

Record expansions in both activity and new business in October, reveal QFC PMI survey data

The latest Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey data from Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) signalled a successive record improvement in operating conditions in the non-energy economy at the start of the fourth quarter.

QFC welcomes the presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office

QFC welcomes the presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office

Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, has welcomed the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey’s Finance and Investment Office to its platform.

QFC outlines new data protection regulations

QFC outlines new data protection regulations

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, hosted a roundtable to provide an overview of the new data protection regulations and facilitate a structured discussion around key issues and challenges faced by firms.

Qatar PMI hits record high in September: QFC

Qatar PMI hits record high in September: QFC

Doha witnessed a "record" improvement in operating conditions in the non-energy economy this September with output, new orders and purchasing activity rising at the second-fastest rates on record, according to the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

QFC-based corporate banks' exposure to local market remains largest segment in 2020

QFC-based corporate banks' exposure to local market remains largest segment in 2020

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC)-domiciled corporate banks' exposure to the local market remained the largest segment at 54% of the total during 2020; indicating the significant contribution of the centre to the domestic economy.

QFC, Rwanda Finance sign pact to support businesses in Rwanda, Qatar

QFC, Rwanda Finance sign pact to support businesses in Rwanda, Qatar

The Qatar Financial Centre, a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Rwanda Finance (RFL) to facilitate initiatives that will promote the international development of both the QFC and Kigali International Financial Centre