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Trump offshore oil proposal could unlock 65 bn boe: Rystad

Trump offshore oil proposal could unlock 65 bn boe: Rystad

The Trump administration's proposal to open up almost all of US offshore waters to oil and gas drilling could unlock up to 65 billion barrels of oil equivalent (boe), attracting billions of dollars in investment ...

Opec boosts forecast for rival supply, sees balance in late 2018

Opec boosts forecast for rival supply, sees balance in late 2018

Opec predicted that global oil markets won’t rebalance until late next year after boosting forecasts for supplies from the US and other rivals.

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

The leader of forces loyal to slain Yemeni strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh has died of wounds suffered during clashes this week in Sanaa, Saleh's party said Tuesday.

QNB hosts painting contest for children

QNB hosts painting contest for children

QNB has joined festivities of this year’s National Day by organising a national painting competition for Shafallah Center’s children.

Vodafone uses Augmented Reality to raise awareness on online safety

Vodafone uses Augmented Reality to raise awareness on online safety

In line with its commitment to promote online safety across the community, Vodafone is using innovative digital technology to help children and parents visiting the Doha International Book Fair learn about how to stay safe on the Internet.

‘Alternative line of defence’ proves robust: former envoy

‘Alternative line of defence’ proves robust: former envoy

The present Gulf crisis has so far proven Qatar’s robust ‘alternative line of defence’ in a bid to ensure sustained economic growth, according to a former diplomat from an Asian country.

Outgoing Twitter worker takes down Trump account

Outgoing Twitter worker takes down Trump account

Twitter initially said the account had been "inadvertently deactivated due to human error", but later indicated it was done intentionally by a departing worker.

Big cash infusions for startups hit tech IPOs

Big cash infusions for startups hit tech IPOs

Big cash infusions for startups from an ever-expanding group of financiers, led by SoftBank Group Corp and Middle East sovereign wealth funds, have extinguished hopes that the technology IPO market would bounce back this year.

On-arrival visas: Hotel reservations not compulsory

On-arrival visas: Hotel reservations not compulsory

Hotel reservations or other conditions are not compulsory for obtaining different types of on-arrival tourist visas in Qatar, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said.

Queen’s baton

Queen’s baton

A Sri Lankan railway guard holds the Queen’s baton of the XXI 2018 Commonwealth Games that will be held on Australia’s Gold Coast next year, in Colombo yesterday.

Wales forward Bale ruled out of World Cup qualifiers

Wales forward Bale ruled out of World Cup qualifiers

Wales forward Gareth Bale has been ruled out of their crucial last two World Cup qualifiers against Georgia and Ireland due to a calf injury, The Football Association of Wales (FAW) said yesterday.

PHCC unveils breast cancer awareness campaign

PHCC unveils breast cancer awareness campaign

‘Screen For Life’, Qatar’s national breast and bowel cancer screening programme, led by the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), has launched a nationwide awareness campaign across the country to mark the global, annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month initiative.