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PHCC has opened a couple of wellness...

Fire at Ezdan Hotel contained

Civil Defence personnel contained a small fire at the Ezdan Hotel in...

Envoy meets Indian VP

Indian Vice President Mohamed Hamid Ansari meeting with Qatari...

GCC citizen jailed for possessing illicit drug

A GCC citizen has been sentenced to jail for five years for...

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FM takes part in meeting of Global Coalition to Counter Terrorism

The Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman...

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QRCS seeks better co-ordination on Syrian refugees

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has sought to pursue closer...


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UN envoy hopes Geneva meeting will pave way for Syria peace talks

The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria hopes that a meeting...

Turkey

Erdogan announces army overhaul in latest post-coup shakeup

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan pledged to overhaul the army in...

Su-25 jets of the Russian Aerospace Forces after taking off from Hmeymim airbase, Syria

Russian warplanes targeted US, British outpost in Syria

Russian warplanes bombed a remote outpost in Syria used by elite US...

EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini

Week after Turkey coup bid, EU slams 'unacceptable' purges

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday faced growing EU...


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GERMANY

Gunmen go on rampage in Munich shopping mall

Gunmen attacked a busy mall in the German city of Munich yesterday evening, killing at least eight people and sending shoppers running for their lives from what police said was a terrorist attack.

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Migrants in Serbia start march to Hungary and hunger strike

Hundreds of migrants from the Middle East and Asia marched through Belgrade yesterday on their way to Hungary and announced a hunger strike to underline their demand for passage to western Europe.

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Turkey shakes up its security forces

Turkey has detained almost 300 members of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s guard and began shaking up the security forces one week after a failed coup, as US President Barack Obama denied having any prior intelligence of the putsch.


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‘Now UK has room for more flexibility in GCC trade deals’

The second GCC-British Economic Forum organised by the Arab British Chambers of Commerce in London, was dominated by discussion about post-Brexit relations.

QSE

Bourse remains bullish as key index rises 1% to 10,534.40 points

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) Index increased by 105.73 points, or 1% during the week to close at 10,534.40, QNB Financial Services (QNBFS) said in its weekly report.

BRITAIN

Britain’s economy wilting fast after Brexit vote

Post-Brexit PMI falls by most in 20-year history; consistent with Q3 economy shrinking 0.4 %; Hammond signals fiscal “reset”, pressure on BoE to act

VERI

Verizon emerges as front-runner in Yahoo auction

Yahoo Inc is focusing on US telecommunications company Verizon Communications Inc as the buyer of its core business after reviewing final bids that it received this week

VODA

Vodafone first-quarter service revenue beats estimates

Vodafone Group reported first-quarter service revenue that beat analysts’ estimates amid gradual improvements in its European mobile-phone businesses and growth in developing markets. The stock gained.

SAMSUNG

Samsung sues Huawei for patent infringement

Tech giant Samsung Electronics said yesterday it sued Huawei Technologies for patent infringements through multiple courts in China, escalating a legal conflict between the smartphone rivals.

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