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British TV commentator sues Facebook over 'scam' ads

British TV commentator sues Facebook over 'scam' ads

A personal finance expert who appears regularly on British television launched legal action on Monday against Facebook, claiming it had published more than 50 fake posts bearing his name last year.

Al-Sada to inaugurate 'Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting'

Al-Sada to inaugurate 'Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting'

HE the Minister of Energy and Industry Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada will inaugurate the two-day "Qatari-Omani Joint Entrepreneurs Meeting" at the Four Seasons on Wednesday morning.

Toys 'R' Us goes out of business, 30,000 jobs at stake

Toys 'R' Us goes out of business, 30,000 jobs at stake

Iconic toy retailer Toys 'R' Us Inc the will shutter or sell its stores in the United States after failing to find a buyer or reach a deal to restructure billions in debt, putting at risk about 30,000 jobs.

Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Anglo-Dutch consumer giant Unilever on Thursday chose The Netherlands over London to host its headquarters, dealing a blow to Britain's efforts to keep multinational companies onside following Brexit.

Air Italy set to open new opportunities for business and tourism in Qatar and Italy

Air Italy set to open new opportunities for business and tourism in Qatar and Italy

The recent launch of Air Italy is set to open new opportunities for business and tourism, especially small and medium enterprises, in both Italy and Qatar, Italian ambassador Pasquale Salzano has told Gulf Times.

Ireland wants to attract more visitors from Qatar

Ireland wants to attract more visitors from Qatar

Ciaran Cannon, Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade with special responsibility for the Diaspora and International Development, arrived on Wednesday on a two-day visit to Doha.

BP to take $1.5bn hit on US tax reforms

BP to take $1.5bn hit on US tax reforms

British energy major BP said Tuesday that it expected to take a $1.5-billion (1.2-billion-euro) hit from US President Donald Trump's tax reforms.

Ivanka Trump a 'rockstar' in India, despite criticism

Ivanka Trump a 'rockstar' in India, despite criticism

Ivanka Trump on Wednesday pushed business leaders to change their attitudes toward women at an Indian summit where she has drawn mixed reviews amid criticism over her White House role and clothes brand.

India takes no chances for Ivanka Trump visit

India takes no chances for Ivanka Trump visit

Indian authorities have cleared beggars off the streets and brought in 10,000 extra security forces for Ivanka Trump's biggest foreign mission since her father became president.

Belgium sets up English-language business court to cash in on Brexit

Belgium sets up English-language business court to cash in on Brexit

Belgium is setting up a new English-language court to settle international business disputes in the latest move by an EU country to try to lure companies away from London after Brexit.

Qatar Airways cargo business jumps 160% since June

Qatar Airways cargo business jumps 160% since June

Qatar Airways has seen a 160% increase in its cargo business since June this year compared to the same period in 2016, said group chief executive Akbar al-Baker ...

Qatar, US trade body sign pact to boost economic ties

Qatar, US trade body sign pact to boost economic ties

Minister of Economy and Commerce holds talks with with Executive Director of the US-Qatari Business Council and President of the American Chamber of Commerce