Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Qatar Central Bank Governor Holds Talks with Chinese Counterpart  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 18/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) ijing April 18 - An official working session was held before noon today between the State of Qatar under HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al Thani and the People's Republic of China under President of the People's Bank of China (Central Bank) Zhou Xiaochuan.The session was attended on the Qatari side by Qatar's Ambassador in Beijing HE Sultan bin Salmeen Al Mansouri and chief executive officers of a number of Qatari banks Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority Qatar Financial Markets Authority in addition to a number of Qatar Central Bank's ranking officials.On the Chinese side the session was attended by Yau Yudong Deputy Director General of Monetary Policy Department - People's Bank of China in addition to a number of the Bank's officials.During the session HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al Thani underlined the importance of relations between the State of Qatar and the People's Republic of China especially in financial and investment sectors.HE Sheikh Abdullah stressed the need to revitalize the memorandum of understanding on the exchange of expertise and information in areas of concern to central banks signed in Doha in 2012.For his part the President of the People's Bank of China praised relations between the State of Qatar and the People's Republic of China in all fields especially financial and investment sectors referring to his country's attention to developing bilateral relations between the two countries.After the session HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al Thani and President of the People's Bank of China signed a renewal of the agreement on the investment of Chinese currency and investment tools for two years. The agreement was signed in Doha in 2012.On the occasion the Governor of Qatar Central Bank and President of the People's Bank of China exchanged memorial souvenirs.The State of Qatar and the People's Republic of China are linked with diplomatic relations since 1988. Since then the two countries signed a number of bilateral agreement foremost of which were: An agreement on trade in 1993 and agreement on the development and protection of investment between the two governments and an agreement on the sale and purchase of Liquefied Natural Gas in 2008.Trade exchange between the two countries reached USD 11.5 billion in 2013 increasing by 24.2 per cent compared to 2012 with Qatari experts hitting USD 8.8 billion while Qatari imports from China reached USD 2.7 billion.Liquefied Natural Gas constitutes most of the Qatari exports to China while Qatari imports from china include building and construction raw materials and electronics.


 


Qatar News Agency




  MENA News Headlines
 Dec 18 2014 - First Etihad superjumbo to take off next weekAFP
(MENAFN - AFP) The maiden flight of Etihad Airways' long-awaited Airbus A380 superjumbo will take place next week, the Abu Dhabi carrier said Thursday, also announcing its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Saudi crude oil exports grow to 6.9m bpd in Oct.MENAFN
(MENAFN) Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia shipped more crude oil in October than a month earlier while volumes used by domestic refineries remained high allowing more oil products exports, official data ...

 Dec 18 2014 - MEA ICT spending to hit USD270b in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) According to a recent report by International Data Corporation (IDC), the Middle East and Africa spending on information and communications technology (ICT) is expected to register a growth ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Expo 2020 to generate USD37.83b in revenue for DubaiMENAFN
(MENAFN) The UAE Ministry of Economy said that it expects the Expo 2020 to bring financial returns of about USD37.83 billion to Dubai, as well as attract more than 25 million visitors, 70 percent of ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Qatar Airways to boost Oman's Salalah serviceMENAFN
(MENAFN) Qatar Airways announced it is planning to add four new services to Salalah, Oman's second largest city, by next February, thus bringing the number of its flights to the city to eight weekly ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Abraaj , Kellogg bidding war intensifies over Egypt's Bisco MisrMENAFN
(MENAFN) The bidding war between UAE's Abraaj Investment Management and Kellogg Co, the breakfast cereal maker, with each company continuously outbidding the other for the acquisition of Egypt's ...

 Dec 18 2014 - UAE's ME Digital Group acquires CoboneMENAFN
(MENAFN) Middle East Digital Group, the online publishing, content and services company and owner of Expatwoman.com, announced it has acquired the online coupon website Cobone in a multi-million ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Dubai's real estate to lead economic growth in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai's Department of Economic Development said that it expects real estate and construction will likely drive economic growth in 2015, which is expected to grow 4.5 percent next year ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Oman's Orpic to invest USD3.6b on increasing productionMENAFN
(MENAFN) Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) announced that its production capacity of polypropylene and polyethylene will increase to 1.4 million tons, when its USD3.6 ...

 Dec 18 2014 - Qatar- HH the Emir, HH the Father Emir Attend National Day Parade -1Qatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) The parade started with the national anthem and the firing of 18-shot gun to celebrate the National Day, followed by a recitation of verses from the Holy Quran. The parade included ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help