Qatar market shrugs off diplomatic skirmish with the UAE and Saudi Arabia
The Qatar Exchange 20 Index advanced by 0.29 per cent to 11,939.95 points on Wednesday, April 2. The market’s bellwether Industries Qatar lost 1.17 per cent to QAR186.30. Qatar Oman jumped by 7.35 per cent to QAR13. Qatar Investors Group dived 2.12 per cent to QAR55.50. Ezdan Holding Group jumped by 5.10 per cent to QAR16.72. In a filing to the market, Ezdan said it now has approval from its shareholders to distribute a 3.1 per cent cash dividend, equivalent to a cash dividend of AED31 per share.