By Andrew Sambidge
Industries Qatar records net income of 7.2bn riyals for year up to Sept 30.
Industries Qatar, the country's largest company by market value, almost doubled its third-quarter profit to 2.6 billion riyals ($714.7 million), compared to 1.35 billion in the year-earlier period.
Net income in the nine months to Sept 30 was 7.2 billion riyals compared to 3.4 billion in the same period of last year, the company said in a statement on the Doha bourse website.
Middle East Financial Brokerage had forecast Q3 net profit of 2.88 billion riyals. (Reuters)