Close


Qatar
My News

Court

The Court of Appeal has upheld the...

Ooredoo brings back Shahry Smart ‘special number’ promo

Ooredoo has announced the return of its “Shahry Smart Special Number”...

Qatar national anthem composer al-Obaidan dies

Legendary Qatari songwriter and musician Abdulaziz Nasser al-Obaidan,...

Initiative promotes healthy lifestyles

PHCC has opened a couple of wellness and health centres in the country...

local

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...


Region
My News

EgyptAir flight

Doomed EgyptAir flight broke up midair after fire

An EgyptAir flight that crashed into the Mediterranean in May likely...

*

Syrians harness Pokemon frenzy to depict their plight

A sad-eyed Pikachu Pokemon Go character sits amidst the rubble on a...

Turkey

Erdogan announces army overhaul in latest post-coup shakeup

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

Saudi Arabia

Saudi executions exceed 100 this year

Saudi authorities on Friday executed a national convicted of...


International
My News

*

Congress ‘election bus’ sets off for UP

Congress president Sonia Gandhi yesterday flagged off a three-day bus ‘yatra’ to Uttar Pradesh as part of the party’s preparations for the assembly elections in the northern state early next year.

*

Rescued aid worker returns from Kabul

An Indian charity worker who was kidnapped in Afghanistan last month reached New Delhi yesterday Saturday she was rescued.

Brushfire

Hundreds of homes evacuated as wildfire rages north of Los Angeles

About 300 homes were evacuated as a fast-moving wildfire burned through some 5,500 acres (2,225 hectares) of parched land northwest of Los Angeles on Saturday, the County of Los Angeles Fire Department said.


Business
My News

TECH

Technical analysis of the QSE index

The QSE Index rose for the second consecutive week and gained around 1% vs the previous week.

QNB

Weekly Market Report

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) Index increased by 105.73 points, or 1.0% during the week to close at 10,534.40.

EXXON

Exxon grabs reins in InterOil hunt as rivals bow out of deal

Exxon Mobil Corp has a clear path to expanding its reach in Papua New Guinea after its rivals said they wouldn’t counter a $2.5bn bid for gas explorer InterOil Corp.

GOLDMAN

Goldman seeing $49bn FX outflows from China

China’s weakening currency has triggered an increase in the amount of cash leaving the country, according to analysis by Goldman Sachs Group.

HK

HK bears pile short bets on China’s consumer stocks

Chinese consumer stocks are in the cross-hairs of Hong Kong’s short-sellers. Bearish bets on Tingyi (Cayman Islands) Holding Corp ...

PBOC

PBoC seen overriding yuan market moves to limit depreciation

The yuan advanced the most in two weeks, with the central bank’s daily fixing adding to signs...

HAPPENING IN DOHAMore

  • Fajr

    03:29 AM
  • FAJR

    03:28

  • Shruq

    04:57

  • Duhr

    11:41

  • Asr

    15:06

  • Maghrb

    18:24

  • Isha

    19:54

From To

GULF TIMES SURVEY

Would you agree with the decision if the International Olympic Committee bans Russia from the 2016 Olympics because of its large scale doping programme?

NEWS LETTER

Sign up to receive newsletter via e-mail

Twitter