Close


Qatar
My News

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...

*

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

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

IN BRIEF

Qatar condemns Israeli air raids on Gaza

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


Region
My News

*

S Sudan ex-VP in Khartoum for ‘treatment’

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

*

Iraq forces in battle for Mosul

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

Instagram, Telegram and WhatsApp.

Iran rounds up 450 social network users

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

Scott Richards

British-Australian man granted bail in Dubai

A British-Australian man detained in Dubai last month for...


International
My News

BANGLA

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.

BANGLADESH

New Indo-Bangladesh radio service to serve as ‘bridge of amity’

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee yesterday launched the Akashvani Maitree, a Bangla radio service, in Kolkata, saying that it would be an important ‘channel of communication’ between India and Bangladesh.

BANGLADESH

Gas leak from fertiliser plant sickens 100 people

More than 100 people fell ill in Bangladesh after inhaling gas that leaked from a fertiliser factory in the port town of Chittagong, officials said yesterday.


Business
My News

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.

*

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.

*

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.

beda

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.

*

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.

*

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.

HAPPENING IN DOHAMore

  • Shrouq

    05:12 AM
  • FAJR

    03:50

  • Shruq

    05:12

  • Duhr

    11:36

  • Asr

    15:06

  • Maghrb

    18:01

  • Isha

    19:31

From To

GULF TIMES SURVEY

Have you taken note of Ooredoo's warning against mobile scammers?

NEWS LETTER

Sign up to receive newsletter via e-mail

Twitter