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NU-Q welcomes largest freshman class

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) welcomed its largest freshman...

New Mercedes-Benz CLA with ‘eye-catching style’ now in Qatar

Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the authorised general distributor of...

QF initiatives ‘popular’ at Bayt Qatar

Qatar Foundation (QF) yesterday said its cultural initiatives on show...

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Students explore careers in medicine at WCM-Q’s summer programmes

A total of 68 students from 24 nationalities explored their ambitions...

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Qatar condemns Israeli air raids on Gaza

Qatar condemned Israeli air raids on Gaza and the continued storming...


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S Sudan ex-VP in Khartoum for ‘treatment’

South Sudan’s former rebel leader Riek Machar has arrived in Khartoum...

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Iraq forces in battle for Mosul

Iraqi special forces led an operation yesterday aimed at retaking the...

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Iran rounds up 450 social network users

Iran has "arrested or summoned" around 450 social media users over...

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Turkey vows 'all kinds of support' for anti-IS Jarabulus operation

Turkey pledged Tuesday to give "all kinds of support" to push...


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Donald Trump and  Hillary Clinton

Clinton in eye of Trump storm over charity donors

Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on Hillary Clinton Tuesday as her campaign battled to silence suggestions that donors to her family's charity paid for access when she was America's top diplomat.

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India probes damage caused by French submarine data leak

India is investigating damage caused to French Scorpene submarines that are being built in the country, the defence ministry said on Wednesday, after the leak of documents ...

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Bangladeshi cuisine showcased in Kolkata

In a unique event in Kolkata of India, Nayana Afroz of Dhaka and Somnath Roychoudhury of Kolkata presented ‘Bhortakahon’, a pop-up lunch celebrating contemporary Bangladeshi cuisine curated by well-known culinary expert and food historian Pritha Sen.


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Oil prices

Oil up as Iran signals support for Opec freeze action

Oil prices rose more than 1% yesterday after reports that Iran was sending positive signals that it may support joint Opec action to prop up the market.

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Doha is 3rd busiest city for hotel construction in the Middle East

Doha has been ranked third busiest city for hotel construction in the Middle East, according to a report.

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Knightsbridge branch of Al Rayan Bank sees brisk business despite Brexit

Notwithstanding the Brexit impact, Al Rayan Bank’s (UK) Knightsbridge branch has witnessed unprecedented growth in the private client business with it opening 600 new accounts ever since its officially opened in May last year.

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Bedaya holds financial statements workshop for startup companies

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Centre), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, recently conducted a workshop on financial statement for startups.

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Doha Bank gets PCI-DSS certification from Sisa

Doha Bank has received PCI-DSS Level-1 certification from PCI certification body, Sisa. PCI is the only standard dedicated to security of cardholder data and rated as one of the most stringent security standard.

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US new home sales race to near 9-yr high

New US single-family home sales unexpectedly rose in July, reaching their highest level in nearly nine years as demand increased broadly, brightening the housing market outlook.

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