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Preparations in full swing for Qatar National Day celebrations

With just a week to go for Qatar National Day, the celebrations have...

QICDRC welcomes official delegation from DIFC Courts

The Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC)...

Registration for 2017 Ooredoo Marathon opens

Ooredoo has officially opened registration for the 2017 Ooredoo...

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Chilly conditions to continue

Strong winds are expected in the northern parts of Qatar today even...

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Zenith celebrates 50th anniversary of a Cuban legend

Swiss luxury watchmaker Zenith, in celebration of the 50th...


Region
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IRAQ

Iraq army makes gains in gruelling Mosul battle

The Iraqi army said it took full control of two more districts of...

A wounded Yemeni man arrives at a hospital after a suicide bomber killed 50 soldiers

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 Yemeni troops in Aden

A suicide bomber killed at least 50 Yemeni soldiers at a base in the...

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Six policemen killed in Cairo bomb attack

A bombing killed six policemen at a checkpoint in Cairo yesterday,...

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IS looks to regroup in Libya after losing Sirte

Islamic State has lost senior figures in an unsuccessful seven-month...


International
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A postman works at a branch of the Congolese Company for Posts and Telecommunications (SCPT) in Kins

After 30 years, people of Kinshasa welcome back postmen

“Getting a letter in the post is a first for me, and what’s more, at home!” says Odette Tshibambe, a student in her thirties in Kinshasa. Her excitement is understandable.

A police officer stands guard at Akufo-Addo’s residence.

Ghana’s opposition leader triumphs in presidential election

Opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo won Ghana’s national election, becoming president-elect at the third attempt and cementing the country’s reputation as a standard bearer of democracy in a region that has been blighted by civil wars and coups.

Jammeh: conceded defeat publicly last week.

Jammeh rejects poll result after conceding defeat

Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow said yesterday that the country’s outgoing leader Yahya Jammeh had no authority to reject the results of December 1 polls, while the United Nations and African Union piled pressure on Jammeh to step aside.


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Doha Bank inaugurates Bangladesh representative office

Doha Bank formally inaugurated its Bangladesh representative office at the weekend.

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Opec, non-Opec agree first global oil cut pact since ’01

Opec and non-Opec producers yesterday reached their first deal since 2001 to curtail oil output jointly and ease a global glut after more than two years of low prices that overstretched many budgets and spurred unrest in some countries.

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Busy bankruptcy lawyers signal Egypt economy risk

Salama Faris is in demand these days, and that’s bad news for the Egyptian economy.

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Regency retains for 10th time in a row ‘World’s Leading Travel Agency’ honour

Regency Travel & Tours has been recognised as the World’s Leading Travel Agency by the World Travel Awards (WTA) for the 10th consecutive time.

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QIIC wins the ‘Best Arab Managing Team in Insurance Sector’ award

Qatar Islamic Insurance Company (QIIC) has received the ‘Best Arab Managing Team in the Insurance Sector’ award during the ‘Best Arabs Awards’ ceremony, which was supported by Qatar Islamic International Bank (QIIB) as ‘strategic and supportive sponsor.’

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QPMC’s Bulk Materials Handling System to help meet industry’s demand

Qatar Primary Materials Company has officially inaugurated the Qatar-owned Bulk Materials Handling System (BMHS), which was developed under the supervision and management of QPMC.

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