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A delegation from the Qatar...

Qatar Leadership Conference from Oct 19

The 2017 Qatar Leadership Conference (QLC), organised by THIMUN Qatar...

Safari Mall celebrates seventh anniversary

Safari Mall’s seventh anniversary was celebrated with a cake-cutting...

Winners of prayer rug design contest awarded

The libraries of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts...

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Swedish co-operation with Qatar-based academic institutions to deepen: envoy

Plans to further strengthen Swedish co-operation with Qatar-based...

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Al-Muraikhi meets US delegation

HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad...


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US policy on Iran has little impact on oil industry -minister

US President Donald Trump's decision not to certify an international...

Turkey mine accident

Six miners killed, one wounded in coal mine collapse in Turkey

Six miners were killed and another was wounded after part of a coal...

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Kuwait emir in Saudi Arabia

Emir of Kuwait Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah waves as he is...

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US-backed militias in final push against IS in Raqqa

US-backed militias battled foreign fighters defending the last pocket...


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Dutch open ‘first 3D-printed bridge’

Dutch officials toasted yesterday the opening of what is being called the world’s first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists.

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18 hurt in bomb attack on police vehicle

A bomb blast wrecked a bus carrying police officers yesterday in the southern Turkish province of Mersin, injuring 18 people in an attack that security sources blamed on Kurdish militants.

ELECTION

Election authority says Navalny can run for president ‘after 2028’

Vladimir Putin’s top critic Alexei Navalny will only be able to run for president after 2028, the head of the Russian Central Election Commission said yesterday


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Qatar Chamber gears up for ‘Made in China 2017’ expo

The staging of the third ‘Made in China’ exhibition from November 16 to 19 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC) reflects “robust Qatari-Chinese relations,” an official of Qatar Chamber has said.

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QIB receives two awards from Global Finance

Qatar Islamic Bank has received two awards from Global Finance for being the ‘Best Islamic financial institution’ in the GCC and Qatar, for 2017.

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Economy minister meets Singapore’s minister of Trade and Industry

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani and Singapore’s Minister of Trade and Industry S Iswaran met on the sidelines of the ‘Qatar-Singapore Economic Forum’ in Singapore yesterday.

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Russia’s Sberbank plans Islamic finance entity, to propose regulatory change

Russia’s largest lender Sberbank is considering setting up an Islamic finance entity and will propose regulatory changes to facilitate Shariah-compliant business, a senior bank official told Reuters.

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Malaysia’s Islamic finance urged to embrace fintech

Islamic banks and financial service providers in Malaysia, which is currently riding out a slowdown in global growth of the sector, have been told they should develop more new products and embrace innovative tools from financial technology (fintech) startups in order to better navigate through the c

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Rate hike is near as BoE heads for tipping point, says Carney

Mark Carney reaffirmed that the Bank of England is close to its first interest-rate increase in over a decade, as inflation hit 3% and one of his colleagues said the economy is approaching a “tipping point.”

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