Courier

India's new import rule hits 8,000 Indian workers in UAE

In an overnight development, the Indian government altered the import rules on June 31. The change resulted in the imposition of 41 percent import duty on gifts and other goods for personal use effective July 1. Jul 11, 2017
Qatari riyals

Qatar's central bank boasts $340 billion in reserves

Abdullah Saud Al-Thani, the governor of Qatar's central bank, said the country's economy will be able to withstand any financial shocks brought about by the ongoing dispute with its Arab neighbours. Jul 10, 2017