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Ferari owners rev up for cancer awareness

Ferari owners rev up for cancer awareness

Alfardan Sports Motors, as the official dealer of Ferrari in Qatar, has turned the renowned Italian marque’s passion for motor racing into an awareness drive held in recognition of November, Men’s Cancer Awareness Month.

Russia is said to waver on length of Opec output cuts extension

Russia is said to waver on length of Opec output cuts extension

Opec has yet to convince Russia that it’s necessary to reach an agreement to extend oil-output cuts at a meeting in Vienna later this month, ...

Al Khaliji holds session for students of QU

Al Khaliji holds session for students of QU

In the framework of its social responsibility plan, Al Khalij Commercial Bank (Al Khaliji) organised an informative session titled “Risk Management Best Practices” for students of Banking and Finance at Qatar University (QU).

Minister, envoy review Syrian situation

Minister, envoy review Syrian situation

HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi met Belgian ambassador to Syria Marc Ott, who is currently visiting Qatar.

Xi’s economic aide poised for key role in China debt cleanup

Xi’s economic aide poised for key role in China debt cleanup

Liu He, a key adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping known for guiding economic policy behind the scenes, appears destined to occupy more of the spotlight.

Protesters stage sit-in on highway

Protesters stage sit-in on highway

Authorities in Pakistan yesterday blocked off roads into Islamabad, the capital, as an Islamist party that backs strict blasphemy laws staged a sit-in on a key highway, demanding the resignation of a minister it blames for changes to an electoral oath.

PM congratulates Kuwait premier

PM congratulates Kuwait premier

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani sent yesterday a cable of congratulations to Sheikh Jaber Mubarak al-Hamad al-Sabah on his reappointment as prime minister of Kuwait, wishing him success.

QU-CAS hosts symposium on post-blockade crisis

QU-CAS hosts symposium on post-blockade crisis

The Department of Arabic Language at Qatar University College of Arts and Sciences (QU-CAS) hosted a symposium titled ‘Post-blockade, where are the Arab values going?’.

Sri Lanka to offer tax incentives for projects involving Port City

Sri Lanka to offer tax incentives for projects involving Port City

Sri Lanka is preparing legislation with tax incentives to attract investment into a big property development near Colombo port that includes a $1.4bn Chinese-backed real estate project, a government minister said yesterday.

Trump punches back at Republican critics

Trump punches back at Republican critics

President Donald Trump hit back at high profile critics within his own party yesterday, painting them as outliers in what is otherwise a “love fest” between him and Republican lawmakers.

Emir honours Poland’s envoy

Emir honours Poland’s envoy

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met the outgoing ambassador of Poland to Qatar Krzysztof Suprowicz at the Emiri Diwan yesterday.

IEA sees Southeast Asia’s oil demand growing until 2040

IEA sees Southeast Asia’s oil demand growing until 2040

IEA sees region’s oil demand up 40% by 2040, driven by transport; that comes despite industry worries over global oil demand peak; expects SE Asia to be a key player in energy demand growth; IEA says coal to dominate SE Asia electricity mix; net energy import bill to rise to over $300bn in 2040