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India court halts expansion of Vedanta's copper smelter after protest killings

India court halts expansion of Vedanta's copper smelter after protest killings

One person died and others were wounded by gunfire in southern India on Wednesday in fresh violence related to protesters' demands that a copper smelter be shut on environmental grounds.

QP awards ‘detailed design’ contract for North Field expansion offshore jackets

QP awards ‘detailed design’ contract for North Field expansion offshore jackets

Qatar Petroleum has awarded the “detail design" to "approved for construction” status for the offshore jackets of the new North Field Expansion Project to McDermott.

Al Meera opens its 50th branch in Leabaib 1

Al Meera opens its 50th branch in Leabaib 1

Al Meera Consumer Goods Company opened its latest branch in Leabaib 1 on Tuesday as part of an expansion strategy to reach all regions of the country.

Woqod opens petrol station in Al Thumama area

Woqod opens petrol station in Al Thumama area

Woqod CEO Saad Rashid al-Muhannadi said: “We are pleased to open this new station in Al Thumama to provide basic services to the community."

Qatar Airways reveals ‘aggressive expansion’, new destinations

Qatar Airways reveals ‘aggressive expansion’, new destinations

Qatar Airways also unveiled a brand-new interactive exhibition stand at the world’s largest international travel fair, ITB Berlin.

HMC seeks to expand mental health services

HMC seeks to expand mental health services

HMC’s mental healthcare hospital facilities have undergone improvements in the last year, including facility and service expansions and refurbishments.

Fahes vehicle inspection station opens in Al Sheehaniya

Fahes vehicle inspection station opens in Al Sheehaniya

Woqod CEO Saad Rashid al-Muhannadi said: “Woqod aspires to expand its network in the country to meet the rising demand and achieve the goal of providing customers with access to best-in-class products and services at their convenience and comfort.”

Qatar Petroleum unveils its new corporate strategy

Qatar Petroleum unveils its new corporate strategy

The new strategy and core values were designed to firmly place this energy icon on the road to realising its vision to become one of the best national oil and gas companies with roots in Qatar and a strong international presence.

Phase two of HGH's surgical services expansion opened

Phase two of HGH's surgical services expansion opened

Part of Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) busiest expansion programme in more than a decade, the initiative includes 16 rooms to receive patients from wards and 30 recovery rooms.

India plans massive natural gas expansion, LNG imports to soar

India plans massive natural gas expansion, LNG imports to soar

India's push to more than double the share natural gas has in its energy mix to 15 percent by 2022 will require a huge increase in imports and the construction of more LNG terminals ...

IATA chief warns about rising cost of airport expansion

IATA chief warns about rising cost of airport expansion

The ‘skyrocketing’ costs of expanding airport infrastructure must be controlled to keep flight tickets affordable, the boss of airline industry group IATA warned Monday.

World Cup expansion comes too late to save Italy

World Cup expansion comes too late to save Italy

Italy's failure to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years showed that soccer still has a unique knack for toppling the mighty, although such upsets are far more likely in the international game.