Doha, April 03 (QNA) – Qatar Stock Exchange index started its trading Monday in green zone, rising 147.12 points, or 1.46%, to reach 10239 points, compared to Sunday’s close, supported by 6 sectors.
Figures issued by Qatar Stock Exchange attributed the positive performance of the general index to a rise in the transport sector by 1.98%, the goods and consumer services sector by 1.83%, the bank and financial services sector by 1.72%, the industrial sector by 1.46%, the real estate sector by 0.37% and the communications sector by 0.31%. On the other hand, the insurance sector fell by 0.07%.
At 10:00 am, Qatar Stock Exchange recorded 2442 transactions worth 69.164 million riyals, distributed to 27.964 million shares. (QNA)