Qatar Equestrian Federation (QEF) is preparing to organise Qatar and Al Rayyan International Show Jumping championships at the QEF’s outdoor arena in Al Rayyan, with prizes carrying up to one million and 700,000 Qatari riyals.
Aiming to provide modern roads that would give easy access to the 2022 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Ashghal has started working on a new QR354 project to upgrade link roads to Al-Bayt Stadium in Al-Khor.
World number four Justin Thomas saw his three-shot overnight lead quickly blown away in gusting winds in yesterday’s second round of the CJ Cup on Jeju Island.
Argentina’s equity markets are gaining momentum, with $3.5bn ready to go public as some of the country’s largest companies look to raise capital for the first time.
Catalan separatists have halved their expectations for voter turnout to 1mn in today’s referendum on giving the region independence from Madrid amid several moves by the central government to block the vote it has declared illegal.
Ratings agency Moody’s downgraded Britain’s credit rating on Friday, saying the government’s plans to bring down its heavy debt load had been knocked off course and Brexit would weigh on the economy.
The Hamad Port, which is being officially opened on Tuesday, has played a significant role in increasing Qatar’s foreign trade and in the development of the country’s major industries, an official of a local company has said.