Qatar central bank probing attempt to manipulate riyal
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 - 5:50 AM
The economic boycott by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt has caused the withdrawal of billions of dollars of deposits from Qatari banks.
QATAR'S central bank said on Tuesday that it had launched a legal investigation into attempts by countries opposed to it to harm the Qatari economy by manipulating the currency, securities and derivatives markets.
"We know blockading countries and their agents are attempting...