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Advisory Council speaker meets Australian envoy, US embassy official

Advisory Council speaker meets Australian envoy, US embassy official

HE the Speaker of the Advisory Council Mohamed bin Mubarak al-Khulaifi met Australia’s ambassador to Qatar Axel Wabenhorst in Doha yesterday.

Qatar expected to export pharma products by next year

Qatar expected to export pharma products by next year

Qatar is expected to export pharmaceutical products to Europe, Africa, and other parts of the GCC by next year as preparations are underway for the establishment of two manufacturing facilities here, an official said.

Great Wall shares’ 21% jump shows risk of short selling

Great Wall shares’ 21% jump shows risk of short selling

Short selling can be a tough business, as those betting on declines in Hong Kong’s equity market are finding out.

Scotland end Wallabies misery with fighting win

Scotland end Wallabies misery with fighting win

Scotland dug deep to pull off a 24-19 victory and end a run of close defeats against Australia in a gripping rugby union international in Sydney yesterday.

Sheehaniya inspection campaign targets street vendors

Sheehaniya inspection campaign targets street vendors

Al Sheehaniya Municipality has conducted a three-day inspection campaign targeting unregulated markets and street vendors in the area.

More misery for Alonso in Russia

More misery for Alonso in Russia

Double world champion Fernando Alonso failed to start yesterday’s Russian Grand Prix due to an engine problem, the second race in a row that his struggling McLaren team have had just one car competing.

Talbot stars in Oilers win over Ducks

Talbot stars in Oilers win over Ducks

Patrick Maroon scored the decisive goal and Cam Talbot stopped 39 of 40 shots as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Friday at the Honda Center.

National Day celebrations at Pakistan embassy

National Day celebrations at Pakistan embassy

The pleasant morning weather made the 77th National Day celebrations at the Pakistan embassy an indulgent affair.

Turkey ‘further away from EU membership than ever’

Turkey ‘further away from EU membership than ever’

Turkey has never been less likely to join the European Union than now and the bloc should seek a special relationship with Britain, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said as relations between Ankara and Berlin hit a low point.

Wilder stops Washington to retain WBC crown

Wilder stops Washington to retain WBC crown

Undefeated Deontay Wilder stopped Gerald Washington in the fifth round to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title.

Simmons set for key exam on foot injury

Simmons set for key exam on foot injury

Australian playmaker Ben Simmons, the top pick in last year’s NBA Draft, will have his broken right foot examined next Thursday in New York to see when he might finally be able to make his NBA debut.