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The QE 20 Index advanced 0.22% to hit 8,508.97 points Monday. Al Khalij Commercial Bank gained the most among the financials, closing 4.35% higher at QR18. The country's largest lender Qatar National Bank could not follow and slipped 0.10% to QR134.40. Vodafone Qatar dived four percent to QR9.28 on profit booking after Qatar's second telecom provider hit a mutliple-year high last week.