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Qatar-Pakistan ties reviewed

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin...

Turkish envoy praises strength of ties with Qatar

As Qatar commemorates and pays tribute to its founding fathers,...

EAA signs pact with UN body

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation signed an agreement with the...

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Qatar calls for Palestinian unity against Israeli atrocity

Qatar called on the Palestinians to unite ahead of any other interest...

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Netherlands envoy greets Qatar on National Day

Ambassador of the Netherlands to Qatar, Bahia Tahzib-Lie,...


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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace Mugabe looks on during a national church interface r

South Africa issues arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

South Africa has issued an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe over the alleged assault of a model in a luxury Johannesburg hotel in 2017, police said on Wednesday.

Journalist Kishorechand Wangkhem

Indian journalist to spend a year in jail for criticizing government

An Indian journalist was sentenced to a year in jail under a stringent national security law after he criticized a top government politician of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), his lawyer said Wednesday.

Tesla and The Boring Company founder Elon Musk

Elon Musk unveils first section of high-speed underground network

Elon Musk on Tuesday presented the first section of a planned high-speed underground network he hopes to create to beat Los Angeles's ‘soul-destroying traffic.’


Region
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YEMEN

Yemen’s Hodeidah calm after ceasefire takes effect

Yemen’s flashpoint city of Hodeidah was calm yesterday as a ceasefire...

Lebanon's Ali Hassan Khalil

Lebanon seen closer to new government, minister says could be within days

Lebanon appeared to be edging towards clinching a deal to form a new...

TRUCE

Truce in Hodeidah to start today after new clashes

A ceasefire in Yemen’s battleground port city of Hodeidah and its...

ARMY

Army destroys Palestinian fighter’s West Bank home

Israeli forces destroyed the home of a Palestinian accused of killing...


Business
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WTO okays Qatar request to set up panel in case against Saudi for violating IP rights

The complaint highlighted the various infringements and violations committed by Saudi Arabia against the IP rights of Qatari citizens and companies – including the rights of television broadcasters ...

Al-Mansoori

Qatar’s corporate sector seen set for more listings in ’19

Qatar’s corporate sector is slated to see more listings in 2019, indicating the growing confidence in the country’s bourse, which is the best performer in the Gulf so far this year.

Chinese President

China’s Xi pledges ‘unswerving’ reforms, but on own terms

Chinese President Xi Jinping called yesterday for the unswerving implementation of reforms on Beijing’s terms, saying no one could boss it around, but offered no new measures in a speech marking 40 years of market liberalisation.

Workers

China expected to grow 6.5% next year: Govt researcher

China’s economy should grow 6%-6.5% next year, with a boost from “moderately loose” economic policy, a researcher at the state planner said yesterday, dismissing concerns there could be a sharp slowdown.

UK

UK economy heads for bleak 2019 as BoE’s Brexit worries mount

The warning signs of 2019 are lighting up for the UK economy as Brexit comes to a head.

The Federal Reserve

Fed’s experiment to control key rate may already be at its limit

The Federal Reserve’s latest strategy to control its key interest rate may already be reaching its limits.

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