Germany’s Constitutional Court has said that the far-right National Democratic Party (NPD) resembled Adolf Hitler’s Nazi party, but ruled against banning it because it was too weak to endanger democracy.
Tottenham Hotspur are braced to be without Jan Vertonghen for up to two months after the Belgium defender underwent scans on the ankle ligament injury sustained in Saturday’s thrashing of West Bromwich Albion.
Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company Masdar has signed a cooperation agreement with Qatar Electricity & Water Company (QEWC) and Nebras Power at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week to develop renewable and sustainable energy projects.
Ukraine has urged the UN’s top court to order Russia to pay damages for attacks on civilians during its bloody conflict with separatist pro-Russia rebels, accusing Moscow of “sponsoring terrorism”, officials said yesterday.
The Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) has been approved as a ‘full signatory’ to the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (Iosco) multilateral memorandum of understanding (MMoU) concerning consultation and cooperation and the exchange of information.
Nepalese Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat yesterday held talks with Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh during which key bilateral issues including impact of demonetisation on India’s aid to the Himalayan nation were discussed.
HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani yesterday met Argentina’s Minister of State for Economic Affairs Horacio Reifr and
International Trade Centre director general Arancha Gonzalez separately on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Qatar is aiming to reach self-sufficiency in the production of vegetables in the next five years, HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi has said, Qatar News Agency reported.
Egypt could issue a US dollar sukuk later this year after its planned conventional bond, government representatives said yesterday at the first stop of the country’s bond roadshow in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, according to investors attending the presentation.
Malaysia’s recently announced target of becoming a global hub for Shariah-compliant investment and asset management has shed light on the huge potential of a still underdeveloped segment of Islamic finance: Sustainable and ethical wealth management.
HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Bin Saif al-Sulaiti launched two milestone systems initiated by the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) to ensure effective and seamless management and monitoring of the radio spectrum usage in Qatar.