Qatari Riyal

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Qatari Riyal

The currency of Qatar. Since 1980, the riyal has been pegged to the U.S. dollar at a rate of 1 USD to 3.64 QAR. This exchange rate is important especially to energy deals as Qatar is rich in natural gas and, to a slightly lesser extent, oil. See also: Currency pair.
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Bids on the Saudi riyal were as high as 3.6900 per dollar, the strongest since 1986, and bids on the Qatar riyal hit 3.6250 per dollar, the highest since November 2002.
We have pieces that start from QR80,000 to over a million Qatar riyals, said an official of De'viva Jewels company.
Remittances in UAE dirhams, Qatar riyals, Saudi riyals, Bahrain dinars, Kuwait dinars and Oman riyals increased in value when converted to Indian rupees, fetching more income for beneficiaries of remittances.
740.78 million Qatar Riyals (US$ 203.5 million), the firm confirmed in its formal financial statement to the Qatar Exchange.
($1 = 3.6416 Qatar riyals) (Reporting by David French; Editing by Firouz Sedarsat) *image from qatarisbooming.com
Net income in the three months ended June 30 fell to 31.08 million Qatar riyals ($8.54 million) compared with 623.01 million riyals in the year earlier period.
According to Article 254 of the Penal law, any person who purposely pollutes or spoils a well, public water supply, or any other water resource, or makes the water unusable in anyway shall be punished with imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years and a fine not exceeding twenty thousand Qatar Riyals. If the act was by mistake or out of negligence, the imprisonment shall not exceed six months or a fine not exceeding two thousand Qatar Riyals or both.
This was despite a full-year profit fall of 8.9 per cent to 1.29 billion Qatar Riyals
($1 = 3.6413 Qatar riyals) (Reporting by David French; Editing by Mirna Sleiman)
In Doha, Ezdan traded down 3.5 per cent at 22.14 Qatar riyals.