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The infrastructure being developed for...

Erdogan, al-Attiyah hold talks in Ankara

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday met with HE the...

Ministry to celebrate Sport Day at Aspire Park

The Ministry of Public Health has lined up a number of programmes to...

NSD start of Qatar’s vision to become Olympics host

Qatar’s National Sport Day (NSD) celebration has inspired many...

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Business ties with Qatar growing: Vietnam envoy

The number of Vietnamese workers in Qatar has touched nearly 2,000...

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Commemorative stamp from Q-Post

Qatar Post (Q-Post) yesterday launched a commemorative stamp and...


Region
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Egypt rejects accusations over Italian student’s death

Egypt’s interior minister yesterday rejected charges of security...

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Show of solidarity

Palestinian clowns hold portraits of their colleague Mohamed Abu...

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Symbols of friendship

As symbols of their friendship, Russian President Vladimir Putin...

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Obama urges Arab world to establish inclusive govts

US President Barack Obama urged Arab countries yesterday to establish...


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Taiwan developer arrested after deadly quake fells building

Prosecutors in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan have arrested the developer of a building which collapsed during an earthquake on Saturday killing at least 39 people, as rescue efforts increasingly turned to recovery.

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Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala dies at 77

Nepal's former prime minister Sushil Koirala died in Kathmandu aged 77 after a bout of pneumonia, his doctor said.

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Indian soldier buried in snow flown to Delhi after 'miracle' rescue

An Indian soldier rescued nearly a week after he was buried by a deadly avalanche on the world's highest battleground was airlifted to Delhi in critical but stable condition, the army said.


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German industrial production unexpectedly fell in December

German industrial production unexpectedly fell for a second month in December, a sign that a slowdown in major export markets is holding back factory activity despite strong domestic demand.

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QIB seeks nod to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

QIB, Qatar’s largest Shariah-compliant lender by assets, has said it is seeking shareholder approval to raise the maximum size of its sukuk programme to $3bn from the existing $1.5bn.

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Islamic finance fast becoming first choice for home loans in Gulf

The growing popularity of Islamic finance and their nature of being asset-back investments have made it a popular choice for home financing for both Muslim and non-Muslim property buyers, particularly in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries.

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Manhattan builder rushing to sell condos at less than $3mn

Manhattan condo developer Ben Shaoul is in a hurry. In a market where apartments for less than $3mn are scarce, Shaoul’s Magnum Real Estate Group is starting sales this month at two projects filled with them.

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Chesapeake woes cast shadow on pipeline companies in US

US oil and gas pipeline companies including Williams Companies and Kinder Morgan have contracts worth billions of dollars that might be at risk as Chesapeake Energy Corp aims to slash its debts amid collapsing energy prices.

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Opec needs to lift output in next 5 years to balance market: BAML

Opec needs to increase production by 4.1mn barrels per day (mbpd) in the next five years to “balance the market”, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML).

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