The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU) is to open an office in Doha, Qatar, having acquired formal approval from the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Regulatory Authority. BTMU is a commercial bank at the core of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG). MUFG is Japan’s leading financial group, with 1,244 offices in Japan, plus 459 overseas […]

Sustained investment in LNG production since the past 20 years will help Qatar continue a growth of 8.5 per cent in 2009 as it tackles an “entrenched” inflation and continues to witness a net rise in the number of immigrants, a new study said. London-based Standard Chartered bank, in its country briefing, said Qatar will […]

Qatar is set to shift its investment focus back to domestic projects as the economy slows sharply and firms face higher financing costs, the country’s top financial regulator said on Friday. Qatar, which is the world’s biggest liquefied natural gas exporter, has been investing windfall oil revenues overseas, snapping up stakes in international companies with […]