"We didn't see any light at the end of the tunnel," Qatar's foreign minister told CNBC.
Eat Just, best known for creating plant-based food products, has raised a $200 million fundraising round led by the sovereign wealth fund of Qatar.
Goldman Sachs has named the stocks – and countries – it expects to benefit from a jump in crude prices.
Gulf states will not need to borrow as much as they did last year as their fiscal positions will likely improve due in part to oil prices, analysts told CNBC.
Sri Lanka is allowing international travelers to move within organized "bio bubbles" that keep tourists and locals apart for the first two weeks.
Qatar Financial Centre has targeted $25 billion of foreign direct investment inflows by 2022, its CEO Yousuf Al-Jaida told CNBC in an exclusive interview.
Yousuf Al-Jaida of the Qatar Financial Centre says the end of the blockade on Qatar is a "historic moment" that will bring more travel and more access to markets in the region. He says he's "very optimistic" about more foreign direct investment inflows coming into Doha.
Angus Blair of the American University in Cairo says it was a "very practical solution" for Gulf countries to bring Qatar back into the fold in a time where the region has been hit economically by Covid, but there still might be resistance behind the scenes. He also weighs in on Saudi Arabia's plans to build a zero-carbon city.
Its high debt levels aside, Qatar is better insulated from periods of low oil prices compared to most other countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council, says Krisjanis Krustins at Fitch Ratings.
The Al-Ula declaration resolves all of the outstanding issues that Qatar and other Arab nations had, said Faisal bin Farhan al-Saud, Saudi's foreign minister.
Resolving the Qatari dispute allows the Gulf Cooperation Council's countries to promote greater mutual security interests and economic integration, says Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud, Saudi Arabia's foreign minister.
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Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt had imposed a diplomatic, trade and travel blockade on Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism.
Google Cloud and Saudi Aramco will partner to deliver cloud infrastructure to Saudi Arabia, as Covid-19 accelerates rapid digital adoption in the Gulf.
Several previous attempts to reach a solution have failed over contentious sticking points between the Gulf monarchies.
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and his team will have meetings with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the emir of Qatar this week, a senior official told Reuters.
The growing spat has seen Erdogan accuse Macron of Islamophobia and encourage Turks to boycott French products. Macron has in turn recalled France's ambassador to Ankara.
Qatar's prime minister has ordered an investigation into the incident where women were invasively searched after the discovery of an abandoned newborn baby at the airport, the Qatari government told Reuters.
The CEO urged government bailouts for airlines, warning that "the worst is not behind any airline, not only Qatar Airways."
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