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Qatar shares advance across the board

A lackluster trading session on Sunday saw the Doha market measure closing 0.57% higher at 9,257.81 points. Market heavyweights Industries Qatar and Qatar National Bank closed unchanged, so did Qatar Insurance, Doha Insurance, Al Khaleej Insurance and Cinema. Ooredoo (formerly Qatar Telecom) gained 2.70%, while Qatar German Medical Co. lost the most, finishing off 2.10%. Just 3.7m shares were traded (half the amount compared to last Thursday), valued at QR169.2m.