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Chairman of Qatar Chamber Sheikh...

Finnish film to open DFI ‘Contemporary Releases’ series

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) Cinema has unveiled its new...

Beach clean-up

As many as 170 tonnes of various kinds of waste were removed from a...

Shoe designer to launch first collection in Doha

A Qatari shoe designer whose brand made its international debut at...

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Winners of QU contest named

Qatar University (QU) colleges of Engineering (CENG) and Business and...

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Vodafone introduces international add-ons

Vodafone Qatar has launched new international add-ons accessible to...


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Democrats set to vote to reopen US government

US Democrats yesterday agreed to support a temporary funding bill to end a partial shutdown of the federal government, now in its third day, as a key vote began in the Senate.

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Highway 101 reopened as death toll from mudslides climbs to 21

California’s iconic Highway 101 in Santa Barbara reopened on Sunday nearly two weeks after it was covered with 3.7m of debris from mudslides, and a day after the discovery of a missing woman’s body pushed the death toll to 21.

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Pope apologises for sexual abuse comments

Pope Francis, in an extremely rare act of self-criticism, has apologised to victims of clerical sex abuse, acknowledging that he had “wounded many” in comments defending a Chilean bishop who is under scrutiny.


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Abbas seeks EU recognition as dispute with US persists

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas yesterday urged the EU to “swiftly”...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (C) attend a meeting with EU foreign ministers in Brussels, Belg

Abbas wins renewed EU backing for Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem

The European Union assured President Mahmoud Abbas it supported his...

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Hamas MP rearrested by Israel: prisoners club

Israel rearrested a Palestinian parliamentarian from the Hamas on...

US Transportation Security Administration

US requiring enhanced cargo screening from Middle Eastern airports

The US Transportation Security Administration said Monday it is...


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GWC to manage ‘Al Asmakh Logistics Park’ for 22 years

GWC and Al Asmakh Real Estate Development Company have signed a management agreement that will bring the ‘Al Asmakh Logistics Park’ under the management of GWC for a 22-year period between 2018 and 2040.

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Qatar among top emerging markets for business climate and infrastructure

Qatar has improved its overall index ranking one spot to 11th position and jumped two spots to eighth in the infrastructure/transport category and maintained its grip on second position for business conditions in a logistics industry report.

LULU

LuLu Group partners with WEF on agriculture initiative

Lulu Group International has partnered with the World Economic Forum in its new vision for agriculture initiative, which is the global initiative on shaping the future of food security and agriculture.

QIB

QIB receives IFN Award for ‘Best Islamic Bank in Qatar’

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) was named ‘Best Islamic Bank in Qatar’ by Islamic Finance News (IFN). QIB also won two more awards – ‘Best Deal of the Year in Qatar’ and the ‘Structuring Deal of the Year’.

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Qatar to take the lead in debt issuance this year: Kamco

Qatar, along with three other Gulf countries, will take the lead in debt issuance this year and Islamic issuers are set to focus on sukuks as the outlook for Islamic banks continues to remain weak, according to Kamco.

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Trade officials pursue TPP in Tokyo as Canada wavers

Trade officials gathered in Japan yesterday for two days of talks to try to forge a trade pact that US President Donald Trump abandoned last year, but the new 11-member club risks getting bogged down by resistance from Canada.

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