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Al-Khelaifi voted Asian tennis Chairman

Al-Khelaifi voted Asian tennis Chairman

Qatar Tennis Federation president Nasser al-Khelaifi has been voted the Chairman of the Asian Tennis Federation, it has been announced. The election of al-Khelaifi was confirmed at yesterday’s Asian Tennis Federation general assembly in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Weekly Market Report

Weekly Market Report

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index decreased by 260.73 points, or 3.20%, during the trading week to close at 7,885.50.

Singapore stocks haven’t lured this much cash in a decade

Singapore stocks haven’t lured this much cash in a decade

Singapore’s stock market is finally getting some love again.

Smog disrupts travel, sickens thousands

Smog disrupts travel, sickens thousands

Two weeks of thick toxic smog has disrupted normal life in parts of Pakistan, with flights cancelled, road accidents surging and nearly 15,000 people being hospitalised in and around Lahore, officials said yesterday.

Ousted Catalan leader unlikely to return to Spain to testify

Ousted Catalan leader unlikely to return to Spain to testify

A lawyer for dismissed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who is due to appear in a Spanish court this week to answer charges relating to Catalonia's push for independence, said he was not expected to return to Spain soon.

Australian citizenship crisis claims another lawmaker

Australian citizenship crisis claims another lawmaker

A citizenship crisis that robbed Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull of his one-seat majority will claim another politician, with the Senate president on Wednesday saying he will resign after confirming he was a dual national.

Doha Bank wins ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’

Doha Bank wins ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’

Doha Bank has received the ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’ during the 17th International Conference on Corporate Governance & Sustainability held in London.

Lotte to sell China shops in face of boycott

Lotte to sell China shops in face of boycott

South Korea’s Lotte Group is to sell some of its Chinese stores in the face of crippling measures imposed by Beijing over a US missile defence system, it said yesterday – and could dispose of them all.

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow on Monday slammed new US sanctions on Venezuela, saying they were aimed at damaging the Latin American nation's economy and aggravating tensions.

Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots

Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots

Scientists freely acknowledge they don’t know everything about how global warming affects hurricanes like the one pummelling southeast Texas.

Cole homers for game’s only run in win over Reds

Cole homers for game’s only run in win over Reds

Sooner or later, Gerrit Cole was bound to find a way to beat the Cincinnati Reds. Even if he had to do it all himself.

Thumama Stadium delivers a boost to local industry

Thumama Stadium delivers a boost to local industry

The development of Al Thumama Stadium highlights the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy’s (SC) commitment to boosting local industry.