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Tourist arrivals at record high

Tourist arrivals at record high

A tourist takes a photograph at the Galle Face beach in Colombo yesterday.

Star attraction

Star attraction

British distance running great Mo Farah (centre) pictured with HE the Minister for Culture and Sport Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali (left) and Ooredoo Chairman HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohamed bin Saud al-Thani during the Ooredoo Doha Marathon yesterday.

Qatar Re gets nod to open branch in London

Qatar Re gets nod to open branch in London

Qatar Re, the reinsurance arm of the Qatar Insurance Company group, has received approvals from the regulators to open a branch in London.

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Hamsik passes Maradona’s mark as Napoli stay on top

Marek Hamsik scored his 116th goal in all competitions yesterday to overtake Diego Maradona as Napoli’s all-time record goalscorer and keep the Serie A leaders top for Christmas.

Ministry recalls Mistubishi Eclipse model

Ministry recalls Mistubishi Eclipse model

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with Qatar Automobiles Company, has announced the recall of Mitsubishi Eclipse model of 2009 because potential corrosion may occur for the internal valve of the brake system.

Rooney gives Everton a share of derby spoils

Rooney gives Everton a share of derby spoils

Wayne Rooney scored his first goal in a Merseyside derby as his late penalty earned Everton a 1-1 draw with Liverpool yesterday.

QCB has adequate reserves to support riyal, says Sheikh Abdulla

QCB has adequate reserves to support riyal, says Sheikh Abdulla

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has adequate reserves to defend the Qatari riyal as its international reserves are twice the monetary base; indicating its ability to inject dollar liquidity.

Astrologers hold sway over political leaders in Nepal

Astrologers hold sway over political leaders in Nepal

Nepal’s prime minister is confident his party will win a general election being held this month - because his astrologer told him.

Qatar’s major milestones towards an exciting future

Qatar’s major milestones towards an exciting future

Innovative, dynamic and inventive. These are words that spring to mind when describing Qatar – an ambitious country with a bold and inspiring vision.

Goalkeeper Buffon wins Italy’s best player award

Goalkeeper Buffon wins Italy’s best player award

Italy’s veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has eased some of his World Cup heartache by winning the Serie A Best Player of the Year award.

When a witness fails to appear in court

When a witness fails to appear in court

Question: If a witness fails to appear in the court even after court notice, what will be the consequences? I have received a notice from the court to appear as witness in a case and I am confused as to whether I should get involved in such matters. Please advise.

Haitians protest end of refuge scheme

Haitians protest end of refuge scheme

President Donald Trump faced a backlash Tuesday over his tough immigration policies after announcing that 59,000 Haitians who took refuge in the United States following the 2010 earthquake must return home.